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Employers will welcome a ruling that an agency worker could not argue he had an implied contract directly with the agency's end-user client, and therefore enjoyed certain employment law rights, unless it was necessary to do so.
An employment agency provided a construction engineer's services to a client end-user.… Read more
Posted on 28 February 2014 | 11:09 am
Limited companies will welcome court guidance on how to determine whether they have 'de facto' directors. De facto directors are individuals not formally appointed as directors, but treated by a court as having fiduciary and other duties to the company as if they had been so appointed - on the basis they have acted like a full director.… Read more
Posted on 28 February 2014 | 11:08 am
Employers will welcome new guidance from Acas to help them handle requests for information from employees with a potential discrimination claim.
The new guidance Asking and responding to questions of discrimination in the workplace: Acas guidance for job applicants, employees, employers and others asking questions about discrimination related to the Equality Act 2010 follows the abolition (from 6 April 2014) of the statutory questionnaire procedure which employees could use to request such information.… Read more
Posted on 28 February 2014 | 11:07 am