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Employment law

Employment law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD3009

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Michael Jefferson
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Cavendish, 2000
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: Principles of employment law.
  • Series title: Principles of law series.
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Short Description

550 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Employment law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 5 editions
  • First edition Date: 1994
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Previous edition: published as Principles of employment law. 1997.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3009
  • Dewey Code: 344.4101
  • ISBN: 1859414680 9781859414682
  • OCLC: 42912900

Main Contents

Modern Employment Law; Institutional Matters; Formation of the Contract of Employment; The Common Law of Contract; Equal Pay; Discrimination on the Grounds of Sex, Race and Disability; Termination of the Contract of Employmant at Common Law; Common Issues in Redundancy Payments and Unfair Dismissal; Redundancy Payments; Unfair Dismissal: General Approach; Unfair Dismissal: Particular Problems; Redundancy Payments and Unfair Dismissal Remedies; Transfer of Undertakings; Trade Unions; Trade Union Governance; Industrial Action

Summary Note

Designed for modularised courses, this book provides comprehensive coverage of the law of employment as required at undergraduate level. It focuses on the topics encountered on traditional employment, labour or industrial relations law courses while the law is placed in the context of industrial relations theory, and current government policy. '''

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Great Britain
Labor laws and legislation

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