TITLE

UK Employment Alert: Agency Workers - Who Does Employ Them?

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2007 Q2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the case Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Trust versus Kulubowlia, in which the British Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) rejected the suggestion that an individual supplied to an end user via an agency was employed by the end user under an implied contract of employment. It provides a background on the case. In a separate case, the agency not only acted as agent for the individual but also acted as agent for the end user. It mentions the introduction of the Agency Workers Bill.
ACCESSION #
26406604

 

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