Sita (GB) Ltd v Burton and others [1997] IRLR 501 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Transfer of undertakings: Fears about post-transfer terms not a breach of trust

    Date:
    15 October 1997

    A transferor employer cannot breach its implied contractual duty of trust and confidence merely because its employees fear that the prospective transferee intends to implement substantial changes in their terms and conditions of employment following the transfer of the undertaking, holds the EAT in Sita (GB) Ltd v Burton and others.