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Leszek Jedrychowski v DSG Packaging Limited [2011]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Legal Body
    Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Redundancy and Reorganisation, Contracts of Employment
Issues covered: Minimum Notice and Terms of Employment Acts 1973-2005; Redundancy Payments Acts 1967-2007; Redundancy payment for a former agency worker


The claimant commenced employment with the respondent via a recruitment agency on 21 June 2007. The respondent subsequently employed the claimant directly; he was issued with a P45 from the recruitment agency and signed a contract of employment with the respondent on 22 August 2008. The respondent made the claimant redundant in March 2010 and contended that he was not entitled to a redundancy payment as he did not have the requisite two years employment to qualify.


The Tribunal declared that the claimant’s employment with the respondent commenced on 21 June 2007 and his

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This article is correct at 14/07/2011

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