Archive: Sep 2013

  • Changes to TUPE

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    Changes to TUPE The Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 (TUPE) protect employees when the business or undertaking for which they work transfers to a new employer. TUPE implements the Acquired Rights Directive (2001/23/EC) (ARD) in the UK. Following responses to a consultation on proposed changes to TUPE, the government has decided to […]

  • ACAS warning

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    ACAS is warning employers of companies claiming to be part of and/or acting on behalf of ACAS. They usually offer some initial free advice but then ask businesses to sign up to a longer term and often expensive contract for employment and/or health and safety advice.