Alan Chalmers

Alan Chalmers

About Alan Chalmers

Alan Chalmers is partner at DLA Piper.
Serial litigant who brought 30 employment cases in four years banned from tribunal claims. Photo: morebyless

Serial litigant who brought 30 employment cases in four years banned from tribunal claims

7 Oct 2014

In DLA Piper’s latest case report, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) granted a restriction of proceedings order preventing the submission...

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No discrimination against Christian dismissed for how she shared belief

11 Mar 2014

In DLA Piper’s case of the week, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) examined the dividing line between the innocent expression...

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Case of the week: Timbo v Greenwich Council for Rights and Equality

20 Nov 2012

imbo v Greenwich Council for Rights and Equality
FACTS
Ms Timbo was employed by Greenwich Council for Rights and Equality...

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Case of the week: Readman v Devon Primary Care Trust

20 Feb 2012

Readman v Devon Primary Care TrustFACTSMrs Readman was employed by Devon Primary Care Trust in community nursing from 1985 until...

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Case of the week: Wray v JW Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd

12 Oct 2011

Wray v JW Lees & Co (Brewers) LtdFACTSMs Wray was a temporary pub manager who was provided with free accommodation...

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Case of the week: Jackson v Cambridgeshire County Council and others

21 Jun 2011

Jackson v Cambridgeshire County Council and othersFACTSThis case related to proceedings brought by Mr Lloyd against Cambridgeshire County Council and...

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Case of the week: Nixon v Ross Coates Solicitors and another

18 Oct 2010

Nixon v Ross Coates Solicitors and anotherFACTSMs Nixon was employed by Ross Coates Solicitors in Ipswich in a business development...

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Legal Q&A: Handling flexible working requests

23 Apr 2009

On 6 April 2009, the right to request flexible working was extended to parents of children aged 16 and under,...

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Case of the week: tribunal ignored financial facts in age case

12 Sep 2008

Loxley v BAE Systems Land Systems (Munitions & Ordnance) LtdFACTS BAE Systems ran a contractual redundancy payment scheme calculated on...

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Transferee employer responsible for equal pay claims

26 Aug 2008

Sodexho Ltd (1) Gutridge & Others (2) North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust
Facts
The claimants were employed as...

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