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  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
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Course Aims:

This podcast is aimed at employment law practitioners to give an update of the cases during 2008 on the statutory dispute resolution procedures relating to dismissal and discipline.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the procedures relating to dismissal and grievance;
  • Have listened to an in depth analysis of the Court of Appeal decision in Selvarajan v Wilmot;
  • Have received an update on other cases in the area of dismissal and discipline;
  • Have received an uplift on the Court's and Tribunal's recent approach to uplifts.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Introduction
Sources and References:
  • Employment Act 2002;
  • Employment Rights Act 1996;
  • Employment Act 2002 (Dispute Resolution) Regulations 2004;
  • Selvarajan v Wilmot [2008] EWCA Civ 862;
  • O’Neil v Wooldridge Ecotech Ltd UKEAT/0282/07;
  • Wilf Gilbert (Staffs) Ltd v Bunn UKEAT/0547/07;
  • Towergate London Market Ltd v Harris [2008] IRLR 536;
  • Beasley v National Grid [2008] EWCA Civ 742;
  • Aschcroft v Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School [2008] ICR 613;
  • Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Bainbridge (‘Bainbridge 1’) [2008] EWCA Civ 885;
  • McKindless Group v McLaughlin [2008] IRLR 678;
  • Aptuit (Edinburgh) Ltd v Kennedy, UKEATS/0057/06/06;
  • Chagger v Abbey National plc and another UKEAT/0606/07.

In this, the second part of our two part podcast series on the statutory dispute resolution procedures, Peter Wallington discusses recent cases relating to the procedures in dismissal and discipline cases. He explains in depth the recent Court of Appeal decision in Selvarajan v Wilmot and looks at the other important cases decided in 2008. He discusses the impact these cases will have in the area in practice.

Podcast Added: 09/12/2008

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