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(e) The Code on Settlements

| Commentary

(e)     The Code on Settlements

The Code of Practice on Settlements has yet to be considered judicially. It was drafted by ACAS to give guidance to those involved in settlement discussions of the kind given privileged status by the newly enacted ERA 1996 s 111A, a provision added to the ERA by the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 s 14; both the new section and the Code came into force on 29 July 2013; the text of the Code is at S [302] ff. The Code is not primarily about settlement agreements as

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