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Clifford Chance


Court of Appeal: Administrators of Debenhams and the UK Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

6 May 2020

Today, 6 May 2020, the Court of Appeal, In the Matter of Debenhams Retail Limited (in administration) [2020] EWCA Civ 600 published its reasons for upholding a first instance decision, that the administrators of Debenhams had adopted the employment contracts of 13,056 employees who are the subject of the Job Retention Scheme (the Scheme).

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