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Work as a ganger for one firm who is a sub contractor, went

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Work as a ganger for one firm who is a sub contractor, went for an interview with the main contractor and was offered a job to start this coming Monday. Handed in my notice to the sub contractor, who contacted the main client saying his men were being poached. Now advised that I can no longer start for the main contractor and have no job legally where do I stand ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** am a qualified lawyer and I will be assisting you with your question today. Were there any formal agreements between you and the companies or between the two companies preventing you from working for the main contractor?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No not in my sub contract
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

What about between the two companies, have you asked them?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Will ask today it's not usual in Wales but will check
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

ok thanks let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Awaiting reply from the firm
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

no worries