Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 78 (Oct)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Recorder Langstaff QC, Mrs J Matthias and Mr S Springer

Representation The employee appeared by her representative.
  Ijeoma Omambala (instructed by Osborne Clarke) for the employer.
Judgment Dates: 25 July 2002


Employment tribunal - Procedure - Striking out - Tribunal striking out complaint before employee finishing evidence-in-chief - Whether tribunal in error.

The Case

It was desirable that a tribunal should only accept a submission of no case to answer in the most exceptional of cases and where the situation was clear, and, in the instant case, the situation was neither exceptional nor clear.

Practice Areas

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