Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 137 (Sep)
Court: European Court of Human Rights
Judge:

Judges Costa (President), Baka, Bratza, Jorundsson, Loucaides, Birsan and Ugrekhelidze, and Mrs S Dolle, Section Registrar

Judgment Dates: 24 September 2002

Catchwords

Employment - Remuneration - Statutory minimum - Waiters' tips - Employer taking tips paid by cheque and credit card into account in calculating employees' wages - Domestic courts ruling that employer entitled to take such tips into account with regard to minimum remuneration - Whether domestic court's ruling contrary to applicants' Convention rights - Wages Councils Act 1979, Wages Act 1986 - First Protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights, art 1.

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