Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 195 (Apr)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal
Judge:

Judge Peter Clark, Mr P Dawson and Mr D Hodgkins

Representation The employee appeared in person.
  Paul Epstein (instructed by Akainyah & Co) for the local authority.
Judgment Dates: 1 March 2002

Catchwords

Natural justice - Hearing - Duty to hear parties etc - Employment tribunal - Employment tribunal giving three reasons for decision - Employee not being able to comment on two of those reasons - Whether breach of natural justice.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, a breach of natural justice had not occurred when an employment tribunal had not allowed an employee to comment on certain matters it considered relevant to its decision, since those matters had not been the primary reason for the tribunal's decision.

Practice Areas

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