Christmas to your door NZ's largest range of gifts – Overnight delivery in NZ – Order up to 21 December Learn more

Non-Fiction Books:

Employment Law for Charities

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

Employment Law for Charities

A Legal Handbook

Format

Paperback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Employment Law for Charities: A Legal Handbook by E Burrows
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

A distinctive feature of charities is that many workers within them are not employees. Staff may be employees, seconded staff or volunteers. Managing staff of varying legal status can cause difficulties for a charity. For example: what recompense can be paid to a volunteer without that person achieving employment protection? Does a volunteer have a duty of confidentiality? If a volunteer designs a charity's website, who owns the intellectual property rights in it and the supporting software? Does the secondment of staff have to be shown as a donation and to whom is the staff member answerable? The book is written specifically for charities and, whilst authoritative, is not legalistic. Case studies, both fictitious and derived from the reported cases, illustrate the points of law. Each chapter includes "practical guidance" summaries and is geared towards the prevention of problems. The book covers the unique role and implications of using volunteers. Discrimination claims have especially adverse consequences (in terms of publicity) for charities and are dealt with at length. The book explains the Employment Act 2002 which extends rights of employees.

Table of Contents

* Introduction * What differentiates a charity from other employers? * Charities and Employment Law The spread of employment rights and different types of staff
Release date NZ
October 31st, 2003
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Jordan Publishing Ltd
Pages
283
ISBN-13
9780853088585
Product ID
1833182

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 541 Banana Points