Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 339 (Nov)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Judge Burke

Representation Nicholas de Marco (instructed by Mishcon de Reya) for the employee.
  Catherine Callaghan (instructed by CMS Cameron McKenna) for the employer.
Judgment Dates: 24 November 2005


Employment tribunal - Procedure - Decision - Adjournment - Tribunal chairman refusing adjournment applications - Whether chairman erring - Employment Tribunals (Constitution and Rules of Procedure) Regulations 2004, Sch 1, rr 10(1), 30(6), .

The Case

The Employment Appeal Tribunal allowed the employee's appeal against the tribunal chairman's refusal to grant an adjournment on the ground that, in the circumstances of the instant case, the refusal of an adjournment would cause substantial hardship and prejudice to the employee.

Practice Areas

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