Model Agencies Fined For Colluding on Prices

Consumer Law
Model Agencies Fined For Colluding on Prices (UK) A recent case where 5 model agencies and their trade association were fined more than £1.5m for colluding, instead of competing, on prices is highlighted in an open letter from the Competition
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Supporting Working Parents With Premature Babies (UK)

Employment
Supporting Working Parents With Premature Babies (UK) The law relating to the complicated issues relating to the birth of premature or sick babies to working parents is explained in new guidance from Acas that also explains how employers can help
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Managers are Failing to Protect Trans Employees (UK)

Employment
31/08/2017 Lack of awareness by employers of the challenges faced by trans employees can leave them feeling isolated at work, reveals a new Acas study that found even though trans people are better supported in UK workplaces than they were
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Strategy for Reducing Pay Gaps (E, S, W)

Employment
22/08/2017 Flexible working should be advertised as available in all jobs, urges one of  six key recommendations in a comprehensive new strategy from the Equality and Human Rights Commission for tackling gender, ethnicity and disability pay gaps. ‘Fair opportunities for
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Employers ‘Named and Shamed’ for Underpaying Workers (UK)

Employment
18/08/2017 With an £800,000 fine, the retailer, Argos, paid a lion’s share of the record £1.9m penalties imposed on 233 employers in the latest iteration of the government scheme to ‘name and shame’ businesses that pay their workers less than
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