Mcmullen, John
November 2007
People Management;1/11/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 22, p21
The article focuses on the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment (Tupe), the regulations that implement the acquire rights directive in Great Britain. Since April 2007, Tupe has applied automatically in most outsourcing cases. The European Court of Justice confirmed the directive should be interpreted widely to reflect its purpose of safeguarding employee rights on the transfer of a business.


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