Subject: When is a dismissal fair and when is it unfair? This difficult topic is broken down into manageable parts in this module.
Purpose: The law around employment is clear, but the facts required to support a claim for unfair dismissal are not as obvious as you may think. This module aims to point you to the relevant parts of the legislation and documents and notices that must be used if any action based on unfair dismissal is to be brought; and examines the key requirements for a successful claim. It offers guidance for employment lawyers on how to manage their client when facing a claim of this type.
Reflection: Having completed the module you can test yourself and your understanding of the topic and the process of claiming for unfair dismissal, by reviewing a case study and answering the questions that follow.
Approx. time: 45-60 minutes