Clark & Tokeley Ltd t/a Spellbrook Ltd v Oakes [1998] IRLR 577 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Continuity of employment: Transfer did not break continuity of period of employment

    1 December 1998

    An employee's six-year employment in an undertaking from which he was dismissed one week before the transfer of the undertaking was completed counted as a period of employment with the transferee, who dismissed him 12 days later, holds the Court of Appeal in Clark & Tokeley Ltd (t/a Spellbrook Ltd) v Oakes and others.