Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 194 (Mar)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Bell J, Mr J Shrigley and Mr P Smith

Representation The employee appeared in person.
  William Hoskins (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for Civil Service Pensions.
Judgment Dates: 23 January 2002


Employment tribunal - Procedure - Complaint of sex discrimination - Complaint issued out of time - Tribunal refusing to extend time - Whether tribunal correct - s 76(1), (5).

The Case

On the facts of the instant case the decision of an employment tribunal that, despite incorrect legal advice, an employee could have issued a complaint within the statutory time limit to preserve her position could not be interfered with.

Practice Areas

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