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  • School Admissions: closing the gap?

    Press reports have highlighted government proposals to amend the School Admissions Code and allow all schools to give greater priority to pupils who are eligible for the Pupil Premium (usually pupils who are eligible for free school meals). Currently, only academies and free schools have this freedom. The report indicates that such a move could […] The post School Admissions: closing the gap? appeared first on law, less ordinary - legal opinions from Browne Jacobson.

  • Increased Sanctions on Appeal

    The Court of Appeal yesterday handed down judgment on the ability of employers to increase a disciplinary sanction on appeal by an employee. The ability to increase a sanction will hinge on the content of the contract of employment and/or policy documentation. If employers wish to have the right to increase a sanction on appeal, […] The post Increased Sanctions on Appeal appeared first on law, less ordinary - legal opinions from Browne Jacobson.

  • Let’s talk about FGM

    A new package of compulsory training for teachers, doctors and social workers is to be unveiled by Nick Clegg later this week to tackle the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM). Around 66,000 girls are estimated to have undergone FGM since 2003, but in the last eleven years, only one person has been prosecuted under […] The post Let’s talk about FGM appeared first on law, less ordinary - legal opinions from Browne Jacobson.

  • Can obesity be a disability?

    The number of people suffering from obesity in the UK has trebled over the last 25 years. But does obesity fall within the definition of disability under the Equal Treatment Framework Directive? According to the Advocate General in his opinion in Kaltoft v The Municipality of Billund, it could but only if severe. The Advocate […] The post Can obesity be a disability? appeared first on law, less ordinary - legal opinions from Browne Jacobson.

  • Reducing Delays in the Employment Tribunal

    The Employment Tribunal is currently undergoing a period of significant change. The introduction of fees and the early conciliation process has reduced the total number of cases, and now reducing delay is on the agenda. Proposed legislation focuses on delays caused by parties applying for multiple postponements or adjournments of proceedings, particularly where applications are […] The post Reducing Delays in the Employment Tribunal appeared first on law, less ordinary - legal opinions from Browne Jacobson.

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