|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 209 (Feb)|
|Court:||Employment Appeal Tribunal|
Lindsay J, Mr D Norman and Mr K Young
|Representation||John Hand QC (instructed by Thompsons, Liverpool) for the appellant.|
|Nicholas Underhill QC and Brian Napier (instructed by Simmons & Simmons) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||15 February 2002|
Redundancy - Employer's duty to consult appropriate trade union - Failure to consult union - Appellant union alleging respondent failing to consult in good time - Employment tribunal ruling respondents acting in accordance with statutory requirements - Whether tribunal erring - Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1996, s 188 - Council Directive (EEC) 75/129.