Article Tag: Decision

The right of appeal against dismissal

employment tribunal

Is it ever fair for an employer not to hear an employee’s appeal against dismissal? Jennifer Platt, Senior Associate in the Employment and HR team, discusses the recent Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) decision in Moore v Phoenix Product Development Limited.   Background   The claimant was an inventor of a water efficient toilet, the ‘Propelair… Read more »

Success for Asda Workers in Equal Pay Battle

On 26 March 2021, the Supreme Court (SC) gave its decision in the long running Asda equal pay case, resulting in Asda bosses losing the first stage of their appeal to the Supreme Court in an equal pay claim brought by shop workers. This decision could have far reaching consequences for the retail sector, with… Read more »