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Jul 14 2014

Leading legal firm speaks out regarding the recent Supreme Court decision on the regulation of agricultural wages

Stuart Atherton

Since the abolition of the Agricultural Wages Board for England and Wales in 2013, the regulation of agricultural wages in Wales, including the setting of minimum levels of pay for farm workers, has been fraught with conflict.

Now the Supreme Court has come to a decision that will affect agricultural workers throughout Wales; established law firm Peter Lynn & Partners commented on how the regulation of agricultural wages is changing.

“Following its abolition, the Welsh Assembly government sought to introduce its own legislation dealing with this matter via the Agricultural Sector (Wales) Bill. However, conflict quickly arose due to confusion surrounding whether or not the setting of a minimum level of remuneration for farm workers was in fact an issue with agriculture or employment. The former is a delegated power to the Welsh government whereas the latter is not,” said Stuart Atherton, Partner at the Swansea-based legal firm and specialist in…

Mar 4 2014

Litigation- rights of way

Already this year Neil Jacobi has successfully supported Margam Sands Group and others over their rights of way disputes . He now has an impressive list of clients and is fighting on their behalf over a number of high profile public rights of way disputes all over the UK

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