Scattolon v Ministero Dell'Istruzione Dell'Univerita e Della Ricerca  IRLR 1020
6 September 2011
European Court of Justice
The exclusion of the re-organisation of public administration from the scope of the Acquired Rights Directive only applies to activities which fall within the exercise of public powers and not, as in this case, to the transfer of cleaners from a local authority to the state.
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