Nambalat v Taher & Others [2012] EWCA Civ 1249

Posted In: Case Law
  • Legal Body
    England and Wales Court of Appeal (EWCA)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
Issues covered: National Minimum Wage; Workers living in the family home

The appellant migrant workers appealed against a decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal which held that they were not entitled to receive the national minimum wage. The Court had do decide whether their circumstances fell under Regulation 2(2) of the National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999, which lays out an exception to the normal minimum wage requirements. The Regulation states: 95 "(2) In these Regulations 'work' does not include work (of whatever description) relating to the employer's family household done by a worker where the conditions in sub-paragraphs (a) or (b) are satisfied. (a) The conditions to be satisfied under this sub-paragraph are– (i) that the

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This article is correct at 12/10/2012

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