Villella v MFI Furniture Centres Ltd [1999] IRLR 468 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.

  • Construction of contract: PHI cover did not cease when employee left service

    Date:
    1 November 1999

    A restriction in an insurance policy underwriting a contractual permanent health insurance scheme, which disentitled an employee to benefits on leaving service, was not incorporated by reference or implication into his contract of employment, holds the High Court in Villella v MFI Furniture Centres Ltd.