E Ivor Hughes Educational Foundation v Morris and others  IRLR 696 EAT
Reports relating to this case:
Collective redundancy consultation: Decision to close school unless pupil numbers improved triggered consultation obligation
- 30 September 2015
In E Ivor Hughes Educational Foundation v Morris and others  IRLR 696 EAT, the EAT held that the obligation to consult on collective redundancies was triggered when it was decided that a school would close unless pupil numbers increased - rather than when the final decision to close was made once the required increase had not occurred.
Strategic decision to close school unless pupil numbers improved triggered collective redundancy consultation obligations
- 30 June 2015
The Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that a school's obligation to consult on collective redundancies arose when a provisional decision was made in February 2013 that the school would close unless the pupil intake number improved by April 2013.