Frankling and others v BPS Public Sector Ltd [1999] IRLR 212 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • In court 1999

    1 January 2000

    Our 10th annual round-up of court and tribunal cases concerning pensions and retirement issues encompasses 38 judgments. Last year saw some important decisions, but fewer cases overall than in recent years.

  • Transfer of undertakings: Accelerated pension rights not transferred on outsourcing

    1 July 1999

    Employees' rights under statute to accelerated pension benefits on redundancy did not transfer to a new employer by virtue of the Transfer of Undertakings Regulations, as the transferor had no contractual obligation to make those payments directly to the employees, holds the EAT in Frankling and others v BPS Public Sector Ltd.