Bridgewood Trust v Owen: EAT 20 Oct 2005

EAT Unfair Dismissal: Reason for Dismissal and Reasonableness of Dismissal; Practice and Procedure: Bias, Misconduct, and Procedural Irregularity
Challenge to finding of finding of unfair dismissal – over 50 grounds lacking virtually every conceivable error. Include bias. Found that there were some defects in the decision.


The Honourable Mr Justice Elias


UKEAT/0514/05/RN, [2005] UKEAT 0514 – 05 – 2010


Bailii, EATn, EATn


CitedJ Sainsbury Ltd v Hitt; Orse Sainsburys Supermarkets Limited v Hitt CA 18-Oct-2002
Reasobaleness of Investigation Judged Objectively
The employer appealed against a decision that it had unfairly dismissed the respondent. The majority of the Employment Tribunal had decided that the employers had not carried out a reasonable investigation into the employee’s alleged misconduct . .
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Updated: 05 July 2022; Ref: scu.238186