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Case of the week: Status of dismissal after lesser penalty imposed on appeal

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    Piper v Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust EAT/0359/12 (0 other reports)

In this week's case of the week, provided by DLA Piper, the EAT considered whether or not a chaplin's dismissal stood after a sanction short of dismissal was imposed on appeal, when his terms and conditions of employment required his agreement before the lesser penalty could be imposed.

Piper v Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

The claimant was employed by the respondent as a lead chaplin.