TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
People Management;10/22/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs on people management in Great Britain. Lawyers argue that the expenses investigation imposed by Clerk of the Crown in Chancery, Sir Thomas Legg would not be legal if it were attempted by an ordinary employer. A survey from the Royal College of Surgeons found the disadvantages of the laws on working time. A decision was made by Tesco to recruit from employees' friends or family members who were retrenched to fill temporary jobs for the Christmas season.
ACCESSION #
45266761

 

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