RCO Support Services and another v Unison and others [2002] IRLR 401 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Transfer of undertakings: TUPE Regulations may apply without a transfer of employees

    23 September 2002

    In RCO Support Services and another v Unison and others, the Court of Appeal upholds a decision of an employment tribunal that there were relevant transfers of undertakings within the meaning of the TUPE Regulations in the form of labour-intensive cleaning and catering support activities, respectively, despite the fact that almost none of the workforce was taken on by the transferee.

  • Tupe valid in transfer of identical services

    7 May 2002

    A Court of Appeal ruling deems transfer of Tupe applies where identical services, but not the staff, are relocated,