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On appeal

This report relates to 1 case(s)

Continuing our series on the implications of recent significant cases, Anthony Korn, a barrister at 199 Strand Chambers, looks at the issues surrounding some employment-related disputes.

Long-term disablement payments

Jowitt v Pioneer Technology (UK) Ltd [2003] IRLR 356

Permanent Health Insurance (PHI) is a valuable benefit for sick staff, but the Court of Appeal's ruling in Jowitt v Pioneer Technology (UK) Ltd [2003] IRLR 356 confirms that such schemes can cause headaches for employers.