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ECJ Advocate General says employee protections apply to pre-pack sales

By Richard Woolley

03 April 2017

ECJ Advocate General says employee protections apply to pre-pack sales Estro Groep was the Netherlands' largest childcare company iStock.com/vgajic

In the European Court of Justice’s first examination of the issue, an Advocate General of the court has said that the exceptions to certain employee protections afforded to companies in insolvency proceedings under EU law, do not extend to pre-pack insolvency sales.