Jan 23, 2012
The Association of Recruitment Consultancies has welcomed the decision by the REC not to include a prohibition on supply teacher agencies from using the ‘professions’ exemption within the Agency Workers Regulations.
Jan 18, 2012
2011 was an eventful year to say the least, what with the implementation of the AWR and ongoing efforts to limit their impact...
Jan 10, 2012
The recent case of JLJ Services Limited v HMRC (2011) has indicated which tests carry the most importance in establishing IR35 status.
Jan 04, 2012
Using self employment as a way of avoiding the application of the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 is fraught with danger.
Dec 09, 2011
Unite refers to the Swedish Derogation as a ‘legal loophole’ despite it being expressly included in both the original EU directive and the UK’s consequent implementation of it.
Nov 23, 2011
The CBI has announced it is calling for an early review of the AWR, following a survey which revealed a negative impact on prospects for temporary workers.
Nov 07, 2011
The Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC) is delighted to announce that Jess Watts, CEO of Gi Group UK (previously right4staff Group), has joined its Executive Committee.
Aug 10, 2011
The Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC) welcomes the amendments to the Agency Workers Regulations.
Aug 01, 2011
The recent comments of Lord Justice Mummery of the Court of Appeal made in relation to the employment tribunal service (ETS) are to be welcomed, says the Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC).
Jul 22, 2011
HMRC’s latest announcement on “pay day by pay day tax relief models” may have unwelcome connotations for the recruitment industry, and could lead to wages inflation according to the Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC).