Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 393 (Feb)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Recorder Slade QC, Mr B Gibbs, Miss D Whittingham

Representation Jane Swan of the Whitechapel Legal Advice Centre for the appellant.
  M Partridge of Eversheds, Norfolk for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 5 February 2001


Unfair dismissal - Reason for dismissal - Determination of whether employer acting fairly - Employer terminating employees employment at expiry of fixed term contract - Tribunal determining employer acting in good faith - Whether tribunal in error.

The Case

A person was fairly dismissed in circumstances where he was dismissed at the expiry of a fixed term contract, as while his employer was seeking to engage new staff, they were being employed in different types of employment.

Practice Areas

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