'Stern reminder' | Caught an employee lying on their CV? You could confiscate their pay, court rules

Caught an employee lying on their CV? You could confiscate their pay, court rules

Employees caught lying about their qualifications or salaries on their CVs could be made to pay back their dishonestly-earned wages, following a landmark legal ruling.

Every HR professional will have encountered a job applicant who has stretched the truth on their CV. Perhaps they exaggerated their skillset, or told a white lie about a lengthy employment gap.

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