University of Nottingham v (1) Eyett (2) the Pensions Ombudsman [1999] IRLR 87 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • In court 1999

    Date:
    1 January 2000

    Our 10th annual round-up of court and tribunal cases concerning pensions and retirement issues encompasses 38 judgments. Last year saw some important decisions, but fewer cases overall than in recent years.

  • Contracts of employment: Implied duty of mutual trust and confidence may have positive content

    Date:
    15 January 1999

    The principle underlying the implication of the duty of mutual trust and confidence into contracts of employment does not necessarily exclude the possibility that it may, in appropriate circumstances, have a positive as opposed to a merely negative content, says the High Court in University of Nottingham v Eyett and another.