Tribunal Fees and Settlement Agreements

We have written a number of articles relating to the system of Tribunal fees which was implemented on 29 July 2013. There is no doubt that the introduction of these fees has had an effect on the number of Tribunal claims being brought by employees. In fact the numbers appear to have fallen dramatically. You will be aware that Unison has challenged the system of fees by way of Judicial Review. Whist this has so far been unsuccessful, it has been reported that Unison are currently seeking permission to appeal the refusal of their application for Judicial Review to the High Court. In addition to this Jenny Willott, MP, has said that the regime is going to be subject to digg stumbleupon buzzup BlinkList mixx myspace linkedin facebook google yahoo