BT Managed Services Ltd v Edwards and another [2015] IRLR 994 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • TUPE: Employee on indefinite sick leave not "assigned" to organised grouping of employees

    Date:
    30 March 2016

    In BT Managed Services Ltd v Edwards and another [2015] IRLR 994 EAT, the EAT held that an employee on permanent sick leave who had remained on the employer's books was not "assigned" to the organised grouping that transferred under TUPE on a service provision change.

  • TUPE transfers: employee on indefinite sick leave not transferred

    Date:
    10 September 2015

    An Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that an employee, not working in his employer's business because of health problems, but retained as an employee to receive permanent health insurance (PHI) payments, was not "assigned" to the organised grouping of employees for the purposes of a TUPE transfer.