Charlie Rae is a partner in the employment team, based in the Birmingham office. He is experienced in advising clients on the full range of employment law issues, both contentious and non contentious.
In particular, he regularly advises in relation to senior executive terminations, business reorganisations and outsourcing and insourcing situations and has particular experience of advising clients about TUPE, including problem areas and innovative approaches.
He is also an experienced litigator, with particular expertise in relation to whistleblowing, working time regulations and collective consultation claims, as well as actions to enforce, or defend the enforcement of, restrictive covenants. Rae regularly appears on behalf of clients as an advocate in the employment tribunal and employment appeal tribunal.
Rae has worked with clients in a variety of sectors during his career and has particular experience of advising clients based in the retail, banking, manufacturing and housing sectors.
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Remedies for breach of contract: Scottish courts will enforce payment and performance, not just damages
If one party to a contract threatens not to perform their obligations, the innocent party has different options depending on whether they are able to raise court proceedings north or south of the border.
The rules surrounding the calculation of holiday pay are notoriously complex and have resulted in a number of claims before the Employment Tribunal.
Analysis from The Lawyer
Compliance and corporate governance codes for large financial institutions will undoubtedly include provisions to regulate high pay in the future
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