Boxmore Plastics Ltd v Services Industrial Professional Technical Union [2015]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
  • Decision Number
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Contracts of Employment
Issues covered: Industrial Relations Acts, 1946 to 90; S. 26 (1), Industrial Relations Act, 1990; Long Service Awards

This case arose from the failure by the Company to recognise long service (25 years) with a token gift, as had previously occurred. The Court found that such an award could not be considered a condition of employment and was not an entitlement. 

This article is correct at 15/05/2015

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