Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 133 (Oct)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Recorder Cox QC, Ms J Drake and Mr D Hodgkins

Judgment Dates: 10 October 2002


Unfair dismissal - Determination whether dismissal fair or unfair - Reasons justifying dismissal - Employee summarily dismissed for gross misconduct - Employee complaining of unfair dismissal - Employment tribunal dismissing complaint - Whether tribunal misdirecting itself - ss 98(4), 100.

The Case

The employee's appeal against the employment tribunal's decision to dismiss his complaints of unfair dismissal under ss98(4) and 100 of the was dismissed as, the instant case was exceptional in that despite the tribunal misdirecting itself, they would inevitably have arrived at the same decision, even if they had directed themselves correctly.

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