USDAW and Anor v WW Realisation 1 Ltd (in liquidation) & Ors C-80/14

ECJ judgment concerning the definition of 'establishment' for the purposes of collective redundancy consultation. The Court concluded that "where an undertaking comprises several entities, it is the entity to which the workers made redundant are assigned to carry out their duties that constitutes the ‘establishment’". It follows that the respondents in this case had been right to treat individual shops as separate establishments.

Read the official summary of the judgment on the ECJ site.

Published: 30/04/2015 10:01