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Employment Adviser Newsletter - May 2015

Published 14 May 2015

Of most significance this month is the European Court's decision in the "Woolworths case" that, for collective consultation purposes, "the establishment" concerned is not the whole organisation, but the local employment unit where an employee carries out their duties. This is good news for employers who no longer need to aggregate redundancies occurring in separate units across their organisation when calculating the numbers for collective consultation purposes, which in turn reduces the potential for punitive collective awards being made. If you missed our newsletter on the day of the judgment click here.

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Deborah Hely

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