Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 80 (Mar)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Pill, Longmore LJJ and Sir Martin Nourse

Representation Philip Mead (instructed by John-Phillip) for the complainant.
  Richard Leiper (instructed by the Legal Services Department, BG plc, Dorking) for the employer.
Judgment Dates: 7 March 2002


Employment - Contract of service - Implied term - Implied term in contract of employment that employer would not conduct itself in manner likely to damage relationship of trust and confidence between employer and employee - Employer offering all employees but complainant new contracts of employment - Whether implied duty of trust and confidence extending to variation of existing, or offer of new, contract of employment.

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