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Changes to employment law – your questions answered

A whole host of changes to employment law have been introduced, or are about to be brought into effect on 29 July 2013. UCU has produced a FAQ to identify them and provide you with a summary of their likely impact:

What do the new changes in employment law mean for me?

National claims in higher education – tell UCU what you think:

In higher education, following the failure of the employers to improve on their final offer, all five trade unions rejected this offer and are now consulting their members on the next steps. Members in higher education are reminded to vote in the consultative e-ballot that opened on Thursday. If you haven’t voted already, look for an email in your inbox from Michael MacNeil, National Head of Higher Education and vote online using the link in that email.