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My niece is in a job and started as an apprentice she signed

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My niece is in a job and started as an apprentice she signed a contract and the company jave been taken over since. Her apprenticeship endwd 12/11/19 the hours said on contracted was any between 07.30_18.00but has been doing from 07.30_18.00.she has no new contract with company that has taken over where does she stamd
Assistant: Has your niece discussed this with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?
Customer: Manager has said nothing to her and it seems that my niece is the only one doing it the manager said shw has to do those hours because and i quote"i cant afford to pay overtime"since my nieces apprenticeship ended on 12/11/19 she doesnt know where she stands
Assistant: Does the workplace operate with employees, freelancers, consultants, contractors or with unionised employees?
Customer: Dont understand
Assistant: What confuses you?
Customer: Theythe company has other employees but npt not the rest
Assistant: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: If she hasnt been offered full time employment or even a new contract where does she stand
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 6 days ago.

Hello, I’m Ben, a UK lawyer and will be dealing with your case today. I may also need to ask some questions to determine the legal position.

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 6 days ago.

What exactly has the new employer offered her? Please note I am mobile today so may not be able to reply until later today thanks

Expert:  Ben Jones replied 5 days ago.

Hello, I am not sure if you saw my query above: What exactly has the new employer offered her?