Christie v Department for Constitutional Affairs and another EAT/0140/07

Reports relating to this case:

  • Christie v (1) Department for Constitutional Affairs (2) Department for Work and Pensions

    Date:
    17 September 2007

    In Christie v (1) Department for Constitutional Affairs (2) Department for Work and Pensions EAT/0140/07, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that there is not a common definition of worker in European law. Therefore a part-time tribunal chair who was paid a daily fee could not claim that he was covered by the part-time workers regulations.