Employees v Employer [2013]

  • Case Reference
    r-065472-pw-08 et al
  • Legal Body
    Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Collective and Trade Union Issues, Pay and Conditions of Employment
Issues covered: Payment of Wages Act 1991; Trade Union; Reduction of Costs

The case involves a cross appeal to a decision of the Rights Commissioner (Reference number r-065472-pw-08 et al) under the Payment of Wages Act 1991 by both the employer and the 16 employees concerned. The question to be addressed by the Tribunal was whether there had been a lawful pay deduction by the employer or not. Due to the complexity and extensive evidence provided at the hearing of this matter the case was heard over a nine day period. 

FACTS

The facts of the case were such that the employer, South West Doctors on Call Limited, had a sole union recognition agreement with two

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This article is correct at 29/11/2013
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Deirdre Crowley
Crowley Solicitors

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