General Billposting Co Ltd v Atkinson [1909] AC 118 HL

Reports relating to this case:

  • General Billposting Co Ltd v Atkinson

    Date:
    31 December 1909

    In General Billposting Co Ltd v Atkinson [1909] AC 118 HL, the House of Lords held that if an employer wrongly terminates a contract of employment the employee is entitled to regard the contract as ended and is no longer bound by the contract terms, including restraint clauses.