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In this brand new book (published January 2021), you'll learn how to:-

run the perfect grievance process
maximise the chance of resolving issues
protect the business from a tribunal claim

What's the book about?

Grievances are time consuming to manage and damaging to employee relations.

By raising a formal grievance an employee is indicating dissatisfaction with some aspect of work or the workplace. Managing grievances promptly and effectively can minimise the damage and disruption, and limit an employer’s exposure to employment tribunal claims.

This book shows you how to define, manage and resolve a grievance. It covers:

the Acas Code of Practice on Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures
the employer's initial response when receiving a grievance
conducting an investigation
holding a grievance meeting
the right to be accompanied
deciding and issuing the grievance outcome
the appeal process
follow-up after the grievance has ended
tricky grievance situations
getting it wrong


Daniel Barnett is a leading employment law barrister practising from Outer Temple Chambers in London.  With 25 years’ experience defending public and private sector employers against employment claims, he has represented FTSE-100 companies, NHS Trusts and local authorities, and many thousands of SMEs.

He is the author or co-author of twelve books and the creator of the Employment Law (UK) mailing list, an email alerter bulletin service sending details of breaking news in employment law three times a week to over 30,000 recipients.

Daniel is the presenter of the LBC Legal Hour, a national radio phone-in show for members of the public to ask for help with their legal problems.  He is widely sought after as a commentator in both broadcast and print media on all legal issues.

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