TUPE

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  • TUPE case confirms obligations apply to multiple providers

    Date:
    15 June 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    TUPE transferee obligations can apply where a service changing hands is divided among multiple providers on functional lines, explains Dr John McMullen in his latest update.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 April 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    Lauren Evans, Iain Naylor, David Rintoul, Lucy Sorell and Rachael Wake are associates at Addleshaw Goddard LLP. They round up the latest rulings.

  • TUPE: Employee on indefinite sick leave not "assigned" to organised grouping of employees

    Date:
    30 March 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    In BT Managed Services Ltd v Edwards and another [2015] IRLR 994 EAT, the EAT held that an employee on permanent sick leave who had remained on the employer's books was not "assigned" to the organised grouping that transferred under TUPE on a service provision change.

  • TUPE service provision change: lay off does not prevent organised group of employees

    Date:
    28 January 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    Laying off employees before a service provision change does not necessarily prevent them from transferring to the new employer under TUPE. Lindsay Macdonald reports on a recent case at the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT).

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    27 January 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    Amanda Steadman is a professional support lawyer, Iain Naylor, Lucy Sorell and Rachael Wake are associates, and Jessica-Alice Curtis is a trainee solicitor at Addleshaw Goddard LLP. They round up the latest rulings.

  • TUPE: no relevant transfer where original employer is one of several transferees

    Date:
    24 November 2015
    Type:
    Law reports

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that there is no relevant TUPE transfer where a restructure results in an employee moving from an employment contract with one employer to an employment contract with several employers, including the original employer.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 November 2015
    Type:
    Law reports

    Jessica Alice-Curtis is a trainee solicitor, Lucy Melville is a paralegal and Nigel Cousin, David Rintoul and Rachael Wake are associates at Addleshaw Goddard LLP. They round up the latest rulings.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    18 September 2015
    Type:
    Law reports

    David Rintoul, Lucy Sorell and Rachael Wake are associates, and John Bracken and Nancy Goldman-Edwards are trainee solicitors at Addleshaw Goddard LLP. They round up the latest rulings.

  • TUPE transfers: employee on indefinite sick leave not transferred

    Date:
    10 September 2015
    Type:
    Law reports

    An Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that an employee, not working in his employer's business because of health problems, but retained as an employee to receive permanent health insurance (PHI) payments, was not "assigned" to the organised grouping of employees for the purposes of a TUPE transfer.

  • TUPE: A third party cannot dictate whether or not an employee is "assigned"

    Date:
    2 September 2015
    Type:
    Law reports

    A recent ruling in the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) gives clarity about when an employee is "assigned" to an employer before a TUPE transfer. In his latest TUPE update, Dr John McMullen explains the ruling's implications for employers.