Packed with a wealth of case law and legislation, this book will enable you to fully understand the intricacies of this fast-changing subject with ease. With features such as chapter summaries and further reading suggestions, Employment Law is well-suited to support you in your studies.
The ninth edition has been fully updated to include coverage of the latest legislative and case law developments, including:
• Issues around shared parental leave
• The national living wage
• Legal developments in the area of non-standard work
Offering comprehensive coverage of all the key aspects of individual and collective employment law in a clear and accessible way, Employment Law is ideal for both LLB and HRM students.
1. The study of employment law; 2. The employment relationship; 3. Non-standard working; 4. The contract of employment; 5. Termination of employment; 6. Equality: prohibited conduct and equality of terms; 7. Equality: the protected characteristics; 8. Time and pay; 9. Parental and maternity rights; 10. Business restructuring; 11. Trade unions; 12. Collective bargaining and industrial action; Index