Mahmud v Bank of Credit & Commerce International SA [1996] ICR 406 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Contracts of employment: "Stigma" damages not recoverable

    Date:
    1 June 1995

    A claim for damages for loss suffered as a result of the stigma attached to having worked for an employer was in reality a claim for damages for injury to the employees' previously-existing reputations, the Court of Appeal holds in Mahmud v Bank of Credit & Commerce International SA (in compulsory liquidation).