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The EU Temporary Agency Workers Directive: The End of Agency Workers?

October 21, 2009

By Christopher Walter and Helena Laughrin

The Temporary Agency Workers Directive 2008/104 (the Directive) was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 5 December, 2008, and Member States have until 5 December 2011 to implement it. Last week, the UK Department of Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) published a consultation document on the Directive that included draft Regulations.