Leszek Jedrychowski v DSG Packaging Limited Posted In: Case Law
Legal BodyEmployment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionRedundancy, Contracts of Employment
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 claim under the Redundancy Payments Acts succeeded as against the respondent.
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