R&I spotlight on employment, pensions, and immigration

R&I spotlight on employment, pensions, and immigration guidance:

When pension contributions are recoverable This practice note addresses two questions: • whether a bankrupt’s pension arrangement falls within the bankruptcy estate and •...

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Click here to download the latest Pensions & Retirement Plans 2019 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are...

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The position of an employee on a company's insolvency The general rule is that a contract of employment is between the employer and the employee. This means that due to...

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The position of a personal pension on bankruptcy A bankrupt’s estate automatically vests in the official receiver (or an insolvency practitioner if instead appointed at...

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The implications of Lehmans/Nortel cases The Supreme Court decision in the case of Nortel/Lehman has clarified the status of Financial Support Directions (FSDs) issued...

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This note considers the implications of the Bonas case for those concerned with pre-pack administrations. The case was brought by the Pensions Regulator under section 38...

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The gangmasters regime protects workers from exploitation by operating a licensing system in: • agriculture • horticulture • shellfish gathering and associated processing...

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Why is this immigration law relevant to insolvency practitioners and their staff? Legislation applicable generally In the first instance, employers have a duty to prevent...

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An employee may apply to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to pay the statutory redundancy payment out of the state guarantee fund (the...

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The position of an employee on a company's insolvency The general rule is that a contract of employment is between the employer and the employee. This means that due to...

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The Pensions Regulator (the Regulator) is a non-departmental government body created by the Pensions Act 2004 (PeA 2004). The power of the Regulator to issue contribution...

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This Practice Note considers how the application of the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006, SI 2006/246 (TUPE 2006) is relaxed in...

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This Practice Note considers the effect of a company’s insolvency on an occupational pension scheme in respect of which the company is the sponsoring employer. It also...

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