Ms ABC v Board of Governors of St Mary’s Primary School Ballygawley et al

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
  • Legal Body
    Northern Ireland Industrial Tribunal (NIIT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
Issues covered: Pre-hearing review; witness statements

A pre-hearing review was arranged to consider an application to extend the wordlimit in the claimant’s witness statement and, if granted, to determine the word -limit to be imposed for the witness statement and/or to strike -out and not admit in evidence at the substantive hearing the claimant’s witness statement, in whole or in part and/or to give such further case-management directions/orders, as might be necessary and appropriate. Citing the case of Carol Crockett v Police Federation of Northern Ireland and Another [Case Reference Nos: 557/13 and 1279/13] [2013] NIIT] the tribunal stressed that the use of word-limits was merely a tool to enable the tribunal to properly case-manage the

Already a subscriber?

Click here to login and access the full article.

Don't miss out, register today!

Are you fully aware of the benefits of Legal-Island's Employment Law Update Service? We help hundreds of people like you understand how the latest changes in employment law impact on your business.

Help understand the ramifications of each important case from NI, GB and Europe

24/7 access to all the content in the Legal Island Vault for research case law and HR issues

Ensure your organisation’s policies and procedures are fully compliant with NI law

Receive free preliminary advice on workplace issues from the employment team at Worthingtons Solicitors

Already a subscriber, now or Register

This article is correct at 30/05/2014

The information in this article is provided as part of Legal-Island's Employment Law Hub. We regret we are not able to respond to requests for specific legal or HR queries and recommend that professional advice is obtained before relying on information supplied anywhere within this article.

John Taggart BL

The main content of this article was provided by John Taggart BL.

View all articles by John Taggart BL