Stark v DCM Optical Clinic plc [2004] All ER (D) 50 (Aug) EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Unfair dismissal: 'Ex gratia' payment deducted from award

    11 February 2005

    In Stark v DCM Optical Clinic plc, the Employment Appeal Tribunal held that a payment given to the applicant on termination of his employment, in return for agreeing to work his notice period to ensure a smooth handover, should be deducted from the compensatory award following an unfair dismissal.