Case of the week: Gross professional misconduct
This report relates to 1 case(s)
Edwards v Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust  IRLR 822 HC (0 other reports)
This issue has been concluded in Edwards v Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust; Botham v Ministry of Defence  IRLR 129 SC. The Supreme Court held that employees may not recover damages in civil courts for loss suffered as a result of a breach of their contract of employment in relation to the manner of their dismissal unless the loss can be said to precede and be independent of the dismissal.
This week's case of the week, provided by Rickerbys, covers gross professional misconduct.
Edwards v Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation
Dr Michael Edwards was a consultant at the Chesterfield Royal Hospital.