Eaton v (1) Robert Eaton Ltd and (2) Secretary of State for Employment [1988] IRLR 83 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Eaton v Robert Eaton Ltd and Secretary of State for Employment

    Date:
    1 March 1988

    In Eaton v Robert Eaton Ltd and Secretary of State for Employment [1988] IRLR 83 EAT, the EAT held that the Industrial Tribunal had not erred in law in holding that the appellant managing director was not an employee of the respondent company and, therefore, was not entitled to a redundancy payment when the company ceased trading.