Commission of the European Communities v United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland C-382/92 and 383/92 ECJ

Reports relating to this case:

  • Consultation: Government must legislate on worker representation

    Date:
    1 July 1994

    By failing to ensure worker representation in workplaces where no trade union is recognised, the UK Government has failed to comply with its Community law obligations to ensure that workers' representatives are informed and consulted on business transfers and collective redundancies, the European Court of Justice rules in Commission of the European Communities v United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.