COVID-19 and the Insolvency of Employers

13/05/2020 | 10:00 am 11:00 am

This webinar will provide an insight into the developing caselaw and complexities surrounding the interaction between the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, employees’ consent and the insolvency regime, including the role of the administrator, adoption of contracts, and the recent cases of Carluccio’s (in administration) and Debenham’s Retail Limited (in administration).  With events and Government policy moving so fast, latest developments will also be added up to the date of the webinar.

Harini Iyengar has practised in all aspects of Employment law for 20 years at 11KBW Chambers, and has advised and represented an extensive variety of employers, employees, workers and trade unions.  She has considerable experience of complex redundancy and TUPE disputes and she is the author of the chapter within Tolley’s Employment Law Handbook concerning “Insolvency of Employer”.

  • Caselaw and complexities on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the insolvency regime
  • Administrator’s adoption of employment contracts including Carluccio’s (in administration)Debenhams Retail Limited (in administration) and the Treasury Direction
  • Latest developments
  • Questions and Answers

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