June 2008
People Management;6/12/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p43
The article presents news briefs related to law in Great Britain. Lawyer Gill Switalski who was allegedly driven out of her job by bullying and discrimination is set for record compensation. Pilots' union Balpa has dropped plans for industrial action against British Airways. A central London road traffic accident could become the first case to be prosecuted under the corporate manslaughter legislation.


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