Monthly Archives: June 2012

Whistleblower wins massive payout

Michael Woodford, former CEO at Olympus, who was sacked after blowing the whistle on a massive fraud at camera maker Olympus, recently won a multi-million pound out of court settlement with the Japanese company. Woodford was fired two weeks into … Continue reading

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Holiday and Sick leave: Recent Judgement on holiday leave accrued by long term sick employees.

The European Court of Justice has further clarified the issue of employees carrying over untaken leave and how much holiday those absent from work due to illness should receive. In the German case of Neidel v Stadt Frankfurt Am Main,the … Continue reading

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