McAllister v Old Moat Inn and another [1993] IT/164/92

Reports relating to this case:

  • Contracts of employment: Account of profits may exceptionally be ordered for breach of contract

    1 February 2001

    A former member of the intelligence services, who wrote and published his autobiography in breach of a contractual undertaking of non-disclosure, could be ordered to account for the remainder of the profits owed to him by his publishing house, holds the House of Lords in Attorney General v Blake.

  • No duty to ensure fair settlement

    1 September 1993

    A tribunal is not entitled to set aside an agreement between the parties on grounds that the conciliation officer has mistakenly advised or informed the parties of their rights under the law or as to the adequacy or otherwise of the settlement, rules the Fair Employment Tribunal (President: J E Maguire) in McAllister v Old Moat Inn and another.