Tags: Commission

Sales staff must now receive holiday pay that includes their commission

UNISON yesterday won a landmark case that could pave the way for employees whose pay is commission based to be entitled to holiday pay that includes their commission. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled that workers must receive their normal remuneration for annual leave which must include both commission and basic pay. The judgment has important implications…

Bill of rights commission report

Commenting in response to the Bill of Rights Commission’s report published, Mark Hammond, CEO of the Equality and Human Rights Commission said, ‘The Human Rights Act has provided essential human rights protection to everyone in Britain and complements our long history of constitutional traditions and protection of people in vulnerable situations.’ ‘The Commission believes that…

Changes at the top for UK commission for employment and skills

Chris Humphries CBE, the Chief Executive of the UK Commission for Employment and Skills will retire at the end of the year, it was announced. He will be succeeded by Michael Davis, currently the UK Commission’s director of strategy & performance, who will take over the helm as the new interim chief executive from 1…

REC Childcare – industry responds to commission on childcare

REC Childcare has submitted a response to the childcare commission call for evidence. The childcare commission, led by education minister Sarah Teather MP and work and pensions minister Maria Miller MP, is looking at how to make childcare more affordable without compromising the safety or quality of provision. In our response, we have outlined how…