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Mass redundancy – is it legal?

This was the shocking news received this week by 800 workers at P&O Ferries via a pre-recorded Zoom meeting. The approach taken by P&O Ferries has been widely criticised across various media channels showing an outpouring of support for affected …

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Coronavirus crunch dates for collective redundancy consultations

Businesses needing to make 100 or more redundancies at one establishment within 90 days are facing a 15 May crunch date to start the process should the Government decide not to extend its Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) beyond the …

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Coronavirus: six alternatives to making redundancies

Whilst redundancies will reduce staff costs in the medium term, they involve significant up-front costs and deprive employers of valuable talent – leaving them less able to take advantage of more favourable market conditions when the Coronavirus outbreak eases. Our …

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