Mary Clarke

About Mary Clarke

Mary Clarke is a partner at DLA Piper.
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NHS trust had no contractual right to increase disciplinary sanction on appeal

23 Sep 2014

In DLA Piper’s latest case report, the Court of Appeal held that an employer does not have the right to...

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Effect, not cause, of condition is the key when considering disability

17 Jul 2013

Foster v Cardiff UniversityIn DLA Piper’s case of the week, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) considered the issue of reasonable...

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Acas code applied to dismissal for breakdown in trust and confidence

3 Jul 2013

In this case, reported by DLA Piper, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held that the Acas code of practice on...

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Case of the week: Logan v Celyn House Ltd

8 Feb 2013

Logan v Celyn House LtdFACTSMrs Logan was employed as a veterinary nurse by Celyn House Ltd from September 2008. Under...

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Case of the week: Quashie v Stringfellows Restaurants Ltd

5 Jul 2012

Quashie v Stringfellows Restaurants LtdFACTSMs Quashie worked as a lapdancer in a Stringfellows club. Her services were terminated and she...

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Case of the week: Eddie Stobart Ltd v Moreman and others

3 Apr 2012

Eddie Stobart Ltd v Moreman and othersFACTSEddie Stobart Ltd (Stobart) operated a meat warehouse. Originally, the company had contracts with...

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Case of the week: Zaman and others v Kozee Sleep Products Ltd (t/a Dorlux Beds UK)

15 Aug 2011

Zaman and others v Kozee Sleep Products Ltd (t/a Dorlux Beds UK)FACTSKozee Sleep Products Ltd bought Dorlux Beds UK when...

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Case of the week: Independent Insurance Co Ltd (in provisional liquidation) v Aspinall

19 Jul 2011

Independent Insurance Co Ltd (in provisional liquidation) v Aspinall
FACTSIndependent Insurance Co Ltd went into provisional liquidation in June 2001....

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Case of the week: Rayner v Turning Point and others

11 Jan 2011

FACTSMr Rayner was employed by Turning Point, an organisation that deals with health and social care matters. He was subject...

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Case of the week: Religious discrimination by association

17 Nov 2008

Saini v All Saints Haque Centre & Bungay & PaulFactsAll Saints Haque Centre, in Wolverhampton, provides immigration advice. Mr Saini...

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