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Length:
30 minutes of audio
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This CPDcast takes a detailed look at the holiday entitlements of zero hours workers and how this has developed through the case law.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand how the holiday entitlement of zero hours workers can be compared to normal hours workers;
  • Be aware of the relevance of ‘transparent and comprehensible payments’ when calculating a worker’s holiday entitlement;
  • Know the legal remedies available for breach of the guidelines on zero hours workers’ holiday entitlements;
  • Understand what breaks at work zero hours workers are entitled to;
  • Have considered the legal remedies available to those zero hours workers who are not given minimum rest rights.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • Heinmann and anor v Kaiser GmbH ECJ, 2013 IRLR 48;
  • Landeshauptstadt Kiel v Jaeger [2003] IRLR 804;
  • Lyddon v Englefield Brickwork Ltd UKEAT/0301/07;
  • MacCartney v Oversley House Management [2006] IRLR 514 (EAT);
  • Miles v Linkage Community Trust Limited UKEAT/0618/07;
  • Revenue & Customs Commissionrs v Stringer [2009] UKHL 31;
  • Robinson-Steele v RD Retail Services Ltd (2006) C-131/04;
  • Smith v AJ Morrisroes and Sons Ltd [2005] IRLR 72;
  • Working Time Regulations 1998.
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In this CPDcast, Elizabeth George, partner and employment law expert from Leigh Day takes a detailed look at the legal holiday and rest entitlements of zero hours workers

Date Recorded 20th March 2014

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