Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 112 (Sep)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal
Judge:

Recorder Luba QC, Mr G Lewis and Ms P Tatlow

Representation The employee appeared by her representative.
  Natasha Sethi (instructed by Hertfordshire County Council) for the employer.
Judgment Dates: 15 September 2006

Catchwords

Employment tribunal - Procedure - Complaint of unfair dismissal - Employee recording disciplinary panel's private deliberations - Tribunal directing that recordings admissible - Whether direction offending public interest - Whether tribunal erring in law.

The Case

In a case where an employment tribunal had directed that the employee was entitled to adduce secret recordings of a disciplinary panel's private deliberations, the appeal tribunal held that such a direction was against the public interest and directed that that evidence could not be relied upon by the employee.

Practice Areas

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