Updated to include information on a new Government consultation on restricting exit payments in the public sector.
Updated to reflect an increase in the cap on a week's pay, with effect from 6 April 2019.
Updated to take into account an increase in the cap on a week's pay, with effect from 6 April 2019.
Updated to reflect the increase in the maximum amount of a week's pay for payments by the Secretary of State, effective from 6 April 2019.
Around 900 staff are expected to be made redundant at Patisserie Valerie, as a rescue deal failed to save the cake and coffee chain from going into administration.
Sports Direct has bought House of Fraser out of administration for £90m.
The European Court of Justice has held that "pre-pack" administration, which is designed to facilitate the sale of a business as a going concern in the event of insolvency, may not prevent employees from having TUPE rights.
A Northern Ireland tribunal has awarded protective awards of 90 days' pay to former City Link employees over the company's failure to consult on their redundancies.
In DLA Piper's latest case report, the Employment Appeal Tribunal examined the TUPE provisions that mean that employees do not automatically transfer where the transferor is "under the supervision of an insolvency practitioner".
HR and legal information and guidance relating to insolvency.