Sellers Arenascene Ltd v Connolly [2001] IRLR 222 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Tribunal's assessment of disability was unfair

    Date:
    1 July 2001

    When determining a disability discrimination claim, a tribunal should have considered the tasks the plaintiff could not, rather than could, perform. Plus, cases on constructive dismissal, disciplinary hearings and finding a race discrimination comparator.

  • Employment status: Controlling shareholder in company was its employee

    Date:
    15 March 2001

    In Sellers Arenascene Ltd v Connolly, the Court of Appeal holds that a person with a controlling shareholding in a company of which he was a director was an employee of that company.