Commissioners of Inland Revenue v Ainsworth and others [2005] IRLR 465 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employees have to earn their holiday entitlement

    Date:
    5 July 2005

    The operation of the Working Time Regulations 1998 has caused some difficulties, most recently in defining what is meant by 'holiday' for those on long-term sickness absence.

  • Holiday pay: No entitlement for those on more than 12 months' sick leave

    Date:
    10 June 2005

    In Commissioners of Inland Revenue v Ainsworth and others, the Court of Appeal holds that workers absent through long-term sick leave who have exhausted their entitlement to sick pay are not entitled to four weeks' holiday pay when they have done no work during the leave year.

  • Case round-up: Holiday pay

    Date:
    10 May 2005

    This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering holiday pay on long-term sickness absence.