On the Edge – Gangmasters law for insolvency practitioners

Welcome to seventh of a series of ‘On the edge’ guides highlighting areas of legislation that may not fall within the everyday work of insolvency practitioners. Prepared by the LexisPSL Restructuring, Patrick Cook, a partner and head of the Corporate Turnaround and Insolvency team, and Huw Cooke, a senior associate in the Employment team, of Burges Salmon LLP, offer guidance on the law surrounding gangmasters.

The gangmasters regime protects workers from exploitation by operating a licencing system in agriculture, horticulture, shellfish gathering and associated processing and packaging sectors. Businesses which supply labour (known as gangmasters) or businesses which use workers to provide services in these sectors need to comply with the gangmasters regime.

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To access previous guides in the series, click below:

On the edge – environmental law for insolvency practitioners

On the edge – immigration law for insolvency practitioners

On the edge – intellectual property law for insolvency practitioners

On the edge – data protection law for insolvency practitioners

On the edge – health and safety law for insolvency practitioners

On the edge - planning law for insolvency practitioners

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