Duport Steels Ltd v Sirs: QBD 1980


[1980] 1 All ER 529, [1980] 1 WLR 142, [1980] IRLR 116, [1980] ICR 161


England and Wales

Cited by:

Appeal fromDuport Steels Ltd v Sirs CA 2-Jan-1980
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At EATDuport Steels Ltd v Sirs HL 3-Jan-1980
Judiciary must Interpret, not Remedy the Law
The House emphasised the need for courts to be even handed in interpreting statutes dealing with industrial relations. Where the words of the statute are plain and unambiguous, the Court ought to give effect to that plain meaning.
Lord Diplock . .
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Updated: 06 May 2022; Ref: scu.200600