Implied terms

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  • Initial Services Ltd v Putterill and Another

    Date:
    31 December 1967
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Initial Services Ltd v Putterill and Another [1967] 3 All ER 145 CA, the Court of Appeal affirmed that employees should not disclose confidential information that they obtain during the course of their employment, but that there is an exception where the disclosure is in the public interest.

  • Swain v West (Butchers) Ltd

    Date:
    31 December 1936
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Swain v West (Butchers) Ltd [1936] 3 All ER 261 CA, the Court of Appeal held that the employer was entitled to ask an employee about colleagues' misconduct and that these were lawful questions that the employee must answer.

  • Devonald v Rosser & Sons

    Date:
    31 December 1906
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Devonald v Rosser & Sons [1906] 2 KB 728 CA, the Court of Appeal held that there was an implied term in a piece rate worker's contract that the employer would provide him with a reasonable amount of work.

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