Potter and others v Secretary of State for Employment [1997] IRLR 21 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • EC law: Tribunals cannot hear Francovich claims

    Date:
    15 January 1997

    An industrial tribunal has no jurisdiction to hear a "Francovich" claim for damages against the state for its failure properly to implement EC law, confirms the Court of Appeal in Potter and others v Secretary of State for Employment.