Employment law cases

Celtec Ltd v Astley and others [2006] IRLR 635 HL

Reports relating to this case:

  • Transfer of undertakings: Secondees' employment was automatically transferred

    18 August 2006

    In North Wales Training and Enterprise Council Ltd v Astley and others [2006] UKHL 29, the House of Lords holds that despite the intentions of the parties concerned, seconded employees were transferred to the new undertaking on the date when employer responsibility for carrying on the business transferred.