Belinda Liversedge reports on how Unison overturned the Government’s “tax on justice”.

“Oh yes! Supreme Court slaps down Chris Grayling’s spiteful, unlawful Employment Tribunal fees designed to stop people enforcing their rights” (The Secret Barrister). “I don’t want in any way to be hyperbolic, but the Supreme Court ET fees decision may be the most important employment case of my lifetime” (Michael Reed, legal officer and writer).

These are just some of the reactions on the day the Government’s policy on employment tribunal fees was overturned by Unison at the Supreme Court on 26 July 2017.

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