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Dismissal for refusing to attend work during Covid-19 lockdown: automatically unfair?

Published on 25 May 2022. By Ellie Gelder, Senior Editor Employment & Equality and Charlotte Reid, Senior Associate

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has found the dismissal of an employee, who refused to attend work during the first Covid-19 lockdown due to concerns about his vulnerable child, was not automatically unfair.

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The obligation to provide tribunal documents to journalists

Published on 06 April 2022. By Charlotte Reid, Senior Associate

In Guardian News & Media Ltd v Rozanov and EFG Private Bank Ltd [2022] EAT 12, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) set out some useful guidance on the correct approach to third- party documentation requests, including where a request is made by a journalist for skeleton arguments, witness statements and documents referred to in the judgment.

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