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Reorganising your business: Employment law implications

25 July 2016
Reorganising a business can be an unsettling experience for all those involved. The aim of this note is to help owners of firms to familiarise themselves with some of the key concepts related to reorganisation.

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This practice note is the Law Society's view of good practice in this area. It is not legal advice.

Practice notes are issued by the Law Society for the use and benefit of its members. They represent the Law Society's view of good practice in a particular area. They are not intended to be the only standard of good practice that solicitors can follow. You are not required to follow them, but doing so will make it easier to account to oversight bodies for your actions.

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