Category Archives: Justice

ET claims: the new normal? Maybe not yet.

“There is no such thing in life as normal”, sang my erstwhile hero Morrissey on his 2006 song ‘The youngest was the most loved’. But on this, as on so many things, Morrissey was wrong. Because, under the justice-denying fees … Continue reading

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ET claims: the new normal

So, with today’s publication by the Ministry of Injustice of the latest set of quarterly tribunal statistics, giving us five full months’ worth of ET claim/case statistics since the Supreme Court did the High Court’s job for it and ruled … Continue reading

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ET fees: the backlash starts

The much belated but very welcome victory for common sense and the common law – the latter being a fairly straightforward legal concept seemingly long forgotten by the allegedly planet-sized brains in the High Court and Court of Appeal – … Continue reading

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ET fees: Supreme Court dumps on Clarke, Cable & Grayling

πŸ™πŸ’»πŸ™πŸ“±πŸ™ πŸ‘€πŸ’»πŸ‘€πŸ“±πŸ‘€ πŸ˜€πŸ‘€πŸ˜„πŸ‘€πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘€πŸ˜†πŸ‘€πŸ˜πŸ‘€πŸ˜‚ πŸš«πŸ’·πŸš« πŸ’₯πŸŽ‰πŸ‘πŸΈπŸ»πŸ·πŸŽ‰πŸΊπŸŽ‚πŸΈπŸ» πŸ‘β€οΈπŸ’‹Β Supreme Court judgesΒ πŸ’‹β€οΈπŸ‘ πŸ‘πŸ‘ŠπŸ˜Β Adam Creme, Shantha David & Unison πŸ˜πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ πŸ‘πŸ‘ŠπŸ˜ŽΒ Dinah Rose QC & Michael Ford QCΒ πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ˜‡Β Caspar Glyn QC, Sean Jones QC, Darren Newman, Abi Adams & Jeremias PrasslΒ πŸ˜‡πŸ‘πŸ‘ 😱⚠️ Ken Clarke, Vince Cable & … Continue reading

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Give me six. Why not?

Extend the time limit for submitting an employment tribunal claim – from three months to six months – in cases of pregnancy or maternity discrimination. Hmmm. Yep, I was pretty sceptical when serious people – including Equality & Human Rights … Continue reading

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ET fees: lies, damn lies, and Ministry number-crunching

Previously on this blog, I had a pop at the Ministry of Injustice’s attempt – in itsΒ laughably poor report of its laughably poor internal review of the ET fees regime introduced in July 2013 – to put a figure on … Continue reading

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ET fees: a statistical injustice

The quarterly employment tribunal (ET) statistics issued by the Ministry of Injustice haven’t been terribly newsworthy since the figures became somewhat lacking in variability in mid-2014. So there was very little chance of the latest set – published at 9.30am … Continue reading

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