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What rights do wetherspoons employees have? pub has been sold.....employees

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what rights do wetherspoons employees have? pub has been sold.....employees too be taken over by new owners...they have been told that they have too stay for 6months.....if they leave they are not allowed too seek work at another wetherspoons pub....for three months......is this a employment law?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is***** am a qualified lawyer and it is my pleasure to assist you with your question today. Is there a contractual restriction preventing them from seeking employment in Wetherspoons pubs for 3 months?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I don't know...meeting was held yesterday.....I feel this is unfair....how can another owner say what they can do concerning wetherspoons.....when they are not wetherspoons themselves?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thankyou for replying so quickly...I will try too find out if there is a contractual restriction
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.
Have you been told your employment is being transferred under TUPE?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am seeking advice for the employees,they are all young people who need a lttle help...I will also find out if their employment is being transferred under TUPE
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thankyou for your help today
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** could please find these two things out that would allow me to assist you further