Supreme Court Delivers Judgement in Berber Case

Posted in : Supplementary Articles ROI on 27 February 2009
David McCarroll
Ronan Daly Jermyn

The Supreme Court delivers judgement on trust and confidence issue.

The Supreme Court delivered a judgment in the case of Berber v Dunnes Stores Limited (464/2006) last week. The case is important because it touches on two fundamental concepts that arise increasingly in employment law - the implied term of trust and confidence and the matter ofpersonal injury arising out of a breach of the employment contract.

The Background

Mr Berber was a buyer with Dunnes from 1988 until November 2000, having been promoted up the ranks since he joined.  His last performance review in

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David McCarroll
Ronan Daly Jermyn

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