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Informing and consulting: £10,000 penalty for breach of information and consultation Regulations

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In Darnton v Bournemouth University [2010] IRLR 294 EAT, the EAT held that the employer's error regarding the deadline for negotiation of an information and consultation agreement did not amount to a reasonable excuse for its failure to comply with the information and consultation Regulations. It awarded a penalty of £10,000.