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Should HR 'snoop' on employee conversations?

Should HR 'snoop' on employee conversations?

Only 10% of survey respondents view workplace monitoring as an invasion of employees’ right to privacy

Airline vows to investigate racist video

Airline vows to investigate racist video

Employee's shocking social media gaffe is a reminder about how to handle off-duty conduct

Do you have to top up salaries for jury service?

Do you have to top up salaries for jury service?

Jurors receive relatively little compensation for their service – so do you have an obligation to help?

Can you fire someone over poor personal hygiene?

Can you fire someone over poor personal hygiene?

A leading employment lawyer weighs in on one of the most awkward HR topics

Can you secretly record your staff?

Can you secretly record your staff?

Covert surveillance may be necessary in workplace investigations but there are some restrictions, explains one lawyer.