Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 191 (Feb)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Aldous, Robert Walker and Dyson LJJ

Representation David Griffith-Jones QC and Peter Edwards (instructed by the Legal Director, London Underground Ltd) for the claimants.
  John Hand QC and Nigel Giffin (instructed by Pattinson & Brewer) for RMT.
Judgment Dates: 16 February 2001


Trade dispute - Acts done in contemplation or furtherance of trade dispute - Ballot before industrial action - Notice of industrial action - Whether notice of industrial action containing requisite information - ss 226A and 234A.

The Case

A trade union, in giving notice of industrial action to an employer, was required to give information as to the number, category or workplace of the employees concerned in such a way as to provide the employer with information which was useful to him.

Practice Areas

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