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Green allegations spur gagging clause changes

Mar 04, 2019 - City A.M.

THE GOVERNMENT has unveiled plans to ban controversial 'gagging clauses' that have risen to prominence in the wake of recent harassment allegations made against tycoon Sir Philip Green.

Ministers will reveal sweeping plans this morning to tighten rules around non-disclosure agreements (NDAs), which have been at the centre of bullying claims surrounding the Topshop owner in recent months. They will aim to prevent employers from using confidentiality clauses as a way of concealing harassment...