Pattinson & Brewer launch equal pay claim against multinational retailer, Next.

Law firm Pattinson & Brewer has started legal proceedings against Next on behalf of female store workers receiving less pay than men doing comparable jobs. Hundreds of employees and ex-employees of the store have registered to join the action and claims are currently being submitted to ACAS. The group equal pay action will argue that…
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Press statement regarding Royal Mail and the CWU members’ ballot

The following statement has just been issued by Pattinson & Brewer:   Pattinson & Brewer is advising the Communications Workers Union on industrial action issues arising from Royal Mail’s plans for privatisation. The CWU is balloting its members about pay, pension and other protections. Head of employment at the firm, Binder Bansel, clarified the legal…
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Employment Lawyers Association response to 'Transparency of lobbying…' etc discussion paper

The Legislative and Policy Committee of the ELA (Employment Lawyers Association) set up a working group under the chairmanship of Paul Statham of Pattinson & Brewer to consider and comment on the discussion paper ”Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill-Certification of Trade Union Membership Details” published by BIS in July 2013.