A note considering the legal risks involved in the recruitment process and the steps that an employer should take to avoid them.

Practical Law Employment, based on an original article by Jemima Coleman of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP and Anne Sammon, formerly of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, now at Simmons & Simmons

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