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Unlocking employment law

Unlocking employment law

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

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Turner, Chris (Barrister)
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Routledge, 2013
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Unlocking the law.
  • Permalink: (Stable identifier)

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1 online resource (Li, 681 pages) : ILlustrations (colour).

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Chris Turner.
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 2008
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3009
  • Dewey Code: 344.4101
  • ISBN: 1299715737 9781299715738 9781444149722 1444149725 9780203780060 020378006X
  • OCLC: 851695920

Main Contents

The historical background to UK employment law
The effect of EU membership on UK employment law
Employment status
The contract of employment
Implied terms
Statutory employment protections
Protection from discrimination : equal pay
Protection from discrimination : sex discrimination
Protection from discrimination : racial discrimination
Protection from discrimination : disability discrimination
Protection from discrimination : recent developments in discrimination law
Protection from discrimination : pursuing discrimination claims
Health and safety law
Grievances and discipline
TUPE transfers
Termination of employment : continuity, notice and dismissal
Termination of employment : termination other than by dismissal
Termination of employment : wrongful dismissal
Termination of employment : unfair dismissal
Termination of employment : redundancy
Contractual duties of ex-employees
Institutions and procedure
Employment rights related to trade union membership.

Summary Note

Substantial, clear, rigorous and comprehensive… a new title in the groundbreaking undergraduate law textbook series

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Unlocking employment law”, they can be found under the 344.4101 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KD3009 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Unlocking employment law” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Great Britain
Labor laws and legislation

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