Mihaljev v Anncor Ltd [2021]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
    02372/20IT
  • Legal Body
    Northern Ireland Industrial Tribunal (NIIT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Contracts of Employment, Pay and Conditions of Employment
Issues covered: Employment Status; Unlawful Deduction from Wages

The respondent is a building and maintenance company. The claimant began working with the respondent as a result of responding to an advert on Gumtree and was engaged to do joinery work on a site from April 2019 until the contract ended with the main contractor in or around 16th January 2020. The Claimant had some email exchanges relating to starting and pay but there was never any written agreement between the parties. In evidence, the claimant accepted that he was engaged as a ‘self-employed joiner’ on the site. The intention of both parties was that he was engaged on a self-employed basis.

There was no requirement for the claimant to attend for particular days or times; instead, he was

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This article is correct at 06/10/2021
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