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Maternity notification rules and unfair dismissal

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In Hilton International Hotels (UK) Ltd v Kaissi (23 February 1994) EOR56C, the EAT holds that a woman on maternity leave whose contract of employment continues can be unfairly dismissed, even if she has failed to comply with the statutory notification requirements laid down by the Employment Protection (Consolidation) Act.