Employment law cases

Sweetin v Coral Racing [2006] IRLR 252 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • TUPE case law update

    2 February 2007

    This article looks at some of the important judgments in the area of the transfer of undertakings over the past year.

  • Transfer of undertakings: Compensation for failure to consult on TUPE transfer

    7 April 2006

    In Sweetin v Coral Racing, the EAT holds that awards of compensation for a failure to inform and consult about staff transfers under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations should be penal and not compensatory.