Government seeks review of complicated Tupe rules

Overell, Stephen
January 1998
People Management;01/22/98, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p16
Reports on the British government's launching of a consultation paper to reform European legislation designed to protect employees' rights when businesses change hands. Entitlement of transferred staffs to retain existing terms and conditions in contracting situation; Provision of occupational pensions for staffs; Enhancement of role for unions or employee representatives.


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