Wallace v C A Roofing Services Ltd [1996] IRLR 435 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Trainees: Apprentice cannot be dismissed for redundancy

    15 June 1996

    An employer cannot terminate a "true" contract of apprenticeship before the fixed period of the apprenticeship expires solely on the ground of redundancy falling short of complete closure, or of a fundamental change in the character, of the employer's enterprise, holds the High Court in Wallace v CA Roofing Services Ltd.