Minimum wage rates from 1 April 2018
The National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage will change on 1 April 2018
Uber B.V. & Ors v Aslam & Ors UKEAT/0056/17/DA
Appeal against a finding that Uber drivers were workers. Appeal dismissed.
Abbeyfield Wessex Society Ltd v Edwards UKEAT/0256/16/BA
Appeal against a decision that the Claimant was entitled to be paid the NMW while she was employed as a sleep-in assistent. Appeal allowed.
Workers should be redefined as 'dependent contractors' says Taylor Report
Keenly awaited review of modern employment practices published
Focus Care Agency Ltd v Roberts UKEAT/0143/16/DM; Frudd v The Partington Group UKEAT/0244/16/DM; Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake UKEAT/0290/16/DM
Appeals relating to 3 cases where the question at the heart of the appeals was whether employees who sleep-in in order to carry out duties if required, engage in ‘time work’ for the full duration of the sleep-in shift or whether they are working for national minimum wage payment purposes only when they are awake to carry out any relevant duties. 2 appeals were dismissed and the other was allowed.
Minimum wage rates from 1 April 2017
The National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage will change on 1 April 2017
Aslam, Farrar and Others v Uber 2202551/2015 & Others
Judgment concerning whether the claimants are self employed or employed as workers as they claimed. It was found that the claimants were workers and so due adjusted pay under the National Minimum Wages Regulations
Percentage of workers on National Minimum Wage forecast to double by 2020
Figures published by the House of Commons Library in research breifing
National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2016
New Minimum Wage Rates come into force on 1 October 2016
The Governing Body of Binfield Church of England Primary School v Roll UKEAT/0129/15/BA
Appeal against a ruling that the Claimant, who was a site controller of a school living in a bungalow within or near to the school and was expected to deal with emergencies 24/7, had not been paid the national minimum wage. Appeal allowed and remitted to the same Tribunal.