Labour & European Law Review 07 August 2008
The Government has announced that it will amend the law so that tips can no longer count towards payment of the National Minimum Wage (NMW).
In the event of a transfer under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 (TUPE), the new owner acquires all the liabilities of the old owner. In Perry’s Motor Sales Ltd and Perry’s (Burnley) Ltd v Lindley (IDS 856), the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) said that could include liabilities that “crystallised” on the transfer
The 1976 Race Relations Act says that it is discriminatory to victimise someone for bringing proceedings under the Act