McCabe v Cornwall County Council and another  IRLR 87 CA
Reports relating to this case:
Damages: Damages claim for manner of suspension and investigation prior to dismissal allowed to proceed
- 21 February 2003
In McCabe v Cornwall County Council and another, the Court of Appeal allows an appeal against an order of the High Court that an original claim for damages for psychiatric injury, resulting from events leading up to and flowing from the claimant's dismissal, could not be substituted by a new claim limited in concern to events prior to dismissal.
- 11 February 2003
Court of Appeal rules that an employee may be able to claim damages for dismissal and to make a separate claim for treatment leading up to that dismissal. By Sarah Lamont, partner at Bevan Ashford.
- 28 January 2003
This week's case round-ups, covering: injury to feelings awards; and duties of mutual trust and confidence.