Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Bottrill [1999] IRLR 326 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employment status: Controlling shareholder could also be employee

    Date:
    15 April 1999

    In Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Bottrill, the Court of Appeal upholds an employment tribunal's finding that a controlling shareholder of a company could also be an employee of that company for the purposes of the employment protection legislation.