HR News

HR and employment law news in brief

A round up of some HR and employment law-related stories, other than those we’ve already covered, which have been making the news from 27 November to 17 December 2015.
 

November 2015 inflation data

Consumer Prices Index inflation rose in the year to November 2015 to 0.1%. The detailed figures are as follows:
 

No increase in parental payments for 2016-17

For the year April 2016 to April 2017 there will be no increase in statutory parental payments.
 

HR and employment law news in brief

A round up of some HR and employment law-related stories, other than those we’ve already covered, which have been making the news from 13 November to 26 November 2015.
 

Autumn Statement for HR

Summarised below are the aspects of the Chancellor’s plans which may interest those in HR.
 

Gender pay gap and earnings data

Progress on closing the gender pay gap seems to have stalled according to the latest Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, with the gap between men’s and women’s earnings still at around £100 per week.
 


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