Case of the week

Cordran, Bob
January 2009
Personnel Today;1/27/2009, p11
Trade Publication
The article discusses the court case "Ali v Birmingham City Council." On April 25, 2007, Ali, who was employed by Birmingham City Council, handed in a letter of resignation due to "personal circumstances." On April 29, Ali e-mailed his manager saying he wished to return. Later on Ali claimed for unfair dismissal, but the tribunal held that it did not have jurisdiction to hear his claim as he had resigned rather than been dismissed.


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