Proposed employment tribunal fees

26 March 2012

I understand that an employee will be able to reclaim the Government’s proposed tribunal fees from his or her employer, if a claim is successful. What level of fee will be involved?

Payment of tribunal costs

27 February 2012

We are defending an unfair dismissal claim by a former member of staff. If we lose the case, will we have to pay her costs?

Refusal to provide a reference

20 February 2012

I’ve been asked to write a reference for a member of staff about whose capability we have some concerns. Am I obliged to provide the reference?