Scottish Daily Record & Sunday Mail (1986) Ltd v Laird [1996] IRLR 665 CS

Reports relating to this case:

  • Misconduct: Lack of investigation renders disloyalty dismissal unfair

    Date:
    15 January 1997

    An industrial tribunal was entitled to conclude that an employee who set up outside business interests and concealed them from his employer in breach of his contract of employment was unfairly dismissed, holds the Court of Session in Scottish Daily Record & Sunday Mail (1986) Ltd v Laird.