The festival of Diwali—what employers need to know

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Employment analysis: Should employers have a workplace policy covering religious observance? In the context of Diwali 2018, Pranav Bhanot, solicitor at Wiseman Lee LLP, advises employers on what they should take into consideration and what action is required. What is Diwali? How long does it last? Diwali is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and some Buddhists across the world. The … Read More

Bridging the Gap – What you need to know about the Gender Pay Gap and how it could affect you?

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Pay Gap

The BBC has published the figures of people working within their organisation who annually earn £150,000 or more. The publication showed that out of the 96 people within the BBC who earn more than £150,000 only 32 are women. Furthermore, whilst the BBC’s highest male presenter earned in the region of £2.5 million, the highest female presenter earned significantly less, … Read More