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COLLECTIVE REDUNDANCY: Restructuring the consultation rules

04 May 2012  

Dan Aherne and Libby Payne contemplate the courts’ and the government’s attempts to address difficulties with the law on consulting employees about collective redundancies

In November 2011, the government issued a call for evidence on the law on collective redundancy consultations. The call for evidence is now closed and the government’s response is awaited.





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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Akavan Erityisalojen Keskusliitto AEK & ors [2009] EUECJ C-44/08

    Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis [2007] IRLR 284

    Mono Car Styling SA [2009] EUECJ C-12/08

    MSF v Refuge Assurance plc & anor [2002] IRLR 324

    Northgate HR Ltd v Mercy [2008] IRLR 222

    Phillips v Xtera Communications Ltd [2011] UKEAT/0244/10

    Rockfon A/S v Specialarbejderforbundent i Danmark [1996] ICR 673

    UK Coal Mining Ltd v National Union of Mineworkers (Northumberland Area) & anor [2008] ICR 163

    United States of America v Nolan [2010] EWCA Civ 1223; EUECJ C-583/10

    University of Stirling v University and College Union [2011] EATS/0001/11

    USDAW and ors v WW Realisation 1 Ltd (in Liquidation) & anor ET3201156/2010

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