Legal Development Alert – Employment law pledges in the Conservative Party Manifesto

With the result of the General Election now clear, employers, employees and unions need to be aware of the employment law related pledges made in the Conservative Party’s Manifesto, particularly as it has been made clear in the first few days of the new Government that the intention is to press ahead quickly to introduce some of the proposed measures. This legal development alert sets out a summary of the key employment law aspects in the Manifesto as well as a reminder about the seven employment law measures in The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 which are awaiting implementation.