Employment Tribunal Fees

A further consultation has been issued on employment tribunal fees. The introduction of tribunal fees has resulted in fewer claims being issued and to less work for employment judges. The government considers this to be a success as more people are resolving claims...

Personal injury reforms

from legal futures: Briggs: head of civil executive team The judiciary has weighed into the debate about raising the small claims limit for personal injury by expressing “serious dismay” about the lack of consultation with judges and warning the government that any...

Tribunal decision on pensions

From the Gazette- The employment tribunal has ruled that the government’s transitional pension arrangements for 210 judges amount to unlawful age discrimination, in a judgment that could have far-reaching consequences for public sector employers. The tribunal’s...