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TUPE transfers


A detailed introduction to The Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 (TUPE) – what it is, when the regulations apply, who it affects, what an employer must do and liability.

Topics covered:

  • The TUPE regulations and when TUPE applies – business transfers and service provision changes
  • The parties to a TUPE transfer
  • First generation contracting out
  • Second generation contracting in
  • The elements to be satisfied for TUPE to apply to a service provision change
  • Exceptions to service provision change
  • The automatic transfer principle and what transfers
  • Liabilities that do not transfer
  • Information and Consultation – the Transferor’s obligations and Transferee’s obligations
  • Failure to inform and consult
  • Dismissals – pre-transfer and post-transfer
  • Post transfer – changes to Terms and Conditions


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