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Passport to unfair dismissal claims

This report relates to 1 case(s)

A recent House of Lords judgment has extended the scope of British unfair dismissal protection to staff working abroad.

The Lords reviews examined three cases:

  • In Serco Ltd v Lawson Mr Lawson, British and ordinarily domiciled in Great Britain worked for Serco Limited (an English company with a head office in England) on Ascension Island in the South Atlantic.