Rathbone & Roche Ltd v Madureira [2020]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
  • Legal Body
    Employment Appeal Tribunal (UKEAT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Dismissal, Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Unfair Dismissal; Effective Date of Termination; Time Limits

This case was an appeal relating to a finding of unfair dismissal at the first-instance Employment Tribunal.  The appeal centred upon time limits with the first-instance Tribunal finding that it had been brought within time and it rejected the contention that it had not been reasonably practicable to submit it earlier than when it was.

The claimant’s ET1 stated her employment ended on 29th November 2017.   The ET3 of the respondent stated they agreed with the start and end dates of employment stated in the ET1, yet the text of the response stated that the limitation date was 26th April 2018 yet the ET1 was only issued on 27th April 2018 – that being one day out of time when

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This article is correct at 27/07/2020

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