Nicola McLoughlin v Clear Channel NI Ltd (2018)

Posted in: Case Law
  • Case Reference
    4191/17
  • Legal Body
    NI Industrial/Employment Tribunal
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Contracts of Employment, Pay and Conditions of Employment, Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Bonus; Terms of Commission; Breach of Contract; Time Limits

The claimant lodged a claim arguing that the respondent failed to pay her a sales commission bonus called “direct non specialist sales commission” to the approximate value of £4,000. The respondent disputed the structure and calculation of the commission and argued that it totalled a substantially lessor amount. It was agreed between the parties that there was no reference to the commission in the offer of employment letter. The claimant relied on an e-mail chain, which she argued evidenced the terms of the commission, although the respondent viewed these are amounting to mere discussions.

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This article is correct at 10/05/2018
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