The Seafarers (Insolvency, Collective Redundancies and Information and Consultation Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2018 have now been published and will come into force on Friday 13th April 2018. These Regulations will remove a number of preclusions affecting share fishermen, thereby extending the following rights:
We believe that litigation, especially when it comes to employment matters, should be the last resort.
But when it becomes inevitable, we’re dedicated to achieving the best result for each client. Our employment law team regularly appear in employment tribunals in Scotland and the rest of the UK and we’re renowned for our advice in relation to international and expatriate employment issues, particularly in an offshore energy context. We also handle employment claims in the civil courts.
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