Nottingham University v Fishel and another [2000] IRLR 471 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Contracts of employment: Employment relationship is not inherently fiduciary

    Date:
    1 October 2000

    In Nottingham University v Fishel and another, the High Court holds that the head of the university's infertility unit was not under a fiduciary duty to the university in respect of the paid work he personally undertook for clinics abroad and, accordingly, was under no obligation to account for profits from that work.