Eastmond and others v Ladies' Health & Fitness Club Ltd [2004] All ER (D) 145 (Apr) EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Transfer of undertakings: Refusal to transfer need not be "informed"

    Date:
    6 August 2004

    In Ladies' Health & Fitness Clubs Ltd v Eastmond and others, the EAT holds that there was a transfer of undertaking within the meaning of the TUPE Regulations where company A entered into a licence agreement with company B, under which company B was to run company A's business, and did so for a brief period before the licence was terminated by receivers and a new licence granted to company C after 10 days.