Ruling could see commission paid to holidaying workers

Ruling could see commission paid to holidaying workers

Employers may soon be forced to pay commission to some staff - even when they are on holiday.

An advocate at the European Court of Justice says staff who get paid on commission should have some extra money rolled into their holiday pay.

The advocate says a worker's right to annual leave is threatened if they may lose some income as a result.

The ruling is not yet binding, but it is expected that the principle will be confirmed in a final ruling early next year.

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