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Statutory retirement procedure: employers must consider requests not to retire "in good faith"

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    Compass Group PLC v Ayodele [2011] IRLR 802 EAT (0 other reports)

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The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that an employer that follows the procedural requirements of the repealed statutory retirement procedure, but refuses to countenance the possibility that a request not to retire might be granted, can be in breach of the statutory retirement procedure.