Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 14 (Sep)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal
Judge:

Cox J, Mr B Gibbs and Mr G Edwards

Representation Stephen Lennard (instructed by Stefanie O'Bryen Solicitors, Watlington) for the employee.
  Sarah Watson (instructed by SFS Legal Ltd, Leicester) for the employer.
Judgment Dates: 5 September 2006

Catchwords

Unfair dismissal - Compensation - Calculation of award - Causation of loss - Whether chairman in error in not having regard to causation of loss.

The Case

In calculating the compensatory award due to the employee following a finding of unfair dismissal, the tribunal had fallen into error in that it had failed to consider the issues of causation of loss and whether or not to make a Polkey reduction.

Practice Areas

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