Updated to include information on Tillman v Egon Zehnder Ltd, in which the Court of Appeal considered the enforceability of a post-termination restraint clause.
Definition from the XpertHR glossary.
A contract clause for circumstances when an employer wishes to be able to place an employee on garden leave during the notice period following either the employee's resignation or a dismissal with notice.
A model letter to inform an employee who has resigned that he or she is to be placed on garden leave throughout the notice period.
A model letter informing a competitor of the contractual obligations of an employee on garden leave.
Practical guidance on managing garden leave during an employee's notice period; including when contractual garden leave clauses are enforceable.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to garden leave.