Employment law cases

Ministry of Defence v Wallis and another [2011] EWCA Civ 231 CA

In Duncombe and others v Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families (No. 2) [2011] IRLR 840 SC, the Supreme Court refused permission for the Ministry of Defence to appeal against this decision.

Reports relating to this case:

  • MoD wives working abroad entitled to bring tribunal claims in the UK

    15 March 2011

    The Court of Appeal has held that the tribunal was correct to decide that it had jurisdiction to hear claims of unfair dismissal and sex discrimination by two British employees who worked for the Ministry of Defence in Belgium and the Netherlands.