Tsangacos v Amalgamated Chemicals Ltd and another [1997] IRLR 4 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Industrial tribunals: Tribunal chair may sit alone for jurisdictional issues

    Date:
    1 February 1997

    An industrial tribunal chair sitting alone without lay members was entitled to hear and determine a preliminary issue as to whether the transferee of a company in liquidation could be joined as second respondent to a former employee's dismissal and discrimination proceedings, the EAT holds in Tsangacos v Amalgamated Chemicals Ltd and another.