Philip Landau

New holiday pay ruling is a bonanza for workers

If you work voluntary paid overtime, a landmark decision today means you should receive additional holiday pay to reflect this. The Employment Appeal Tribunal today ruled that a worker’s overtime should be factored in when making holiday payments- regardless of what your contract of employment states. Until now, an annual leave payment could be calculated […]

Women bosses earn 35% less than male colleagues

New data released today from the Chartered Management Institute shows that 40 years after the Equal Pay Act outlawed less favourable pay and conditions in the workplace, women bosses are still earning only three-quarters as much as their male colleagues. The widest discrepancies in salaries were seen to be at the higher levels of management, with a “midlife pay […]