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I won!
« on: November 26, 2009, 07:54:36 PM »
I won my employment tribunal yesterday against my former employers Nottingham City Council. I represented myself (cos you can't get legal aid for employment tribunals) whereas they spent a shedload of public money on a barrister plus at least one of their own legal team each day. I successfully argued that I was constructively unfairly dismissed and it's pretty rare for anybody to win that type of case.

I won mine though. They lost.

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Re: I won!
« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2009, 08:09:03 PM »
Nice one Andy :tup:
Great news and at last you can move on.
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Re: I won!
« Reply #2 on: November 26, 2009, 08:09:40 PM »
excellent news and well done.
New memory card for the camera from the pay out maybe?  :beer: :beer: :beer: :beer: :tup: :tup: :tup:

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Re: I won!
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2009, 08:18:27 PM »
Well done veggie. The little man wins again.  :tup:  ;D

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Re: I won!
« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2009, 08:58:11 PM »
there's hope for everyone that believes
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Re: I won!
« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2009, 09:35:15 PM »
Congrats Andy well done m8.   :tup: :beer:
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Re: I won!
« Reply #6 on: November 26, 2009, 10:40:46 PM »
Thanks everyone. Was a joy to humiliate my old boss who the tribunal all but accused of lying.

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Re: I won!
« Reply #7 on: November 27, 2009, 12:40:41 AM »
way to go, Congrats! :tup:
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Re: I won!
« Reply #8 on: November 27, 2009, 03:24:13 AM »
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Re: I won!
« Reply #9 on: November 27, 2009, 06:15:40 AM »
You must feel vindicated now - congratulations.
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Re: I won!
« Reply #10 on: November 27, 2009, 08:37:56 AM »
you can't get legal aid for employment tribunals

Seriously?  That seems a little unfair.

'grats on the result :)
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Re: I won!
« Reply #11 on: November 27, 2009, 09:48:30 AM »
Hewwo from Windy Sheffy,

As someone who used to frequent ETs(i was a union official) its nice to see another case where the "little" one has got the required result.
Very well done to you,must have taken an awful lot out of you,enjoy ENJOY  !

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Re: I won!
« Reply #12 on: November 27, 2009, 10:18:09 AM »
Thanks everyone. Was a joy to humiliate my old boss who the tribunal all but accused of lying.

Living the dream! Congrats from all of us who have felt this way...

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Re: I won!
« Reply #13 on: November 27, 2009, 11:37:00 AM »
Well done - power to the little man! ;)

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Re: I won!
« Reply #14 on: November 27, 2009, 11:41:26 AM »
Hey, less of the 'little man' folks  :D

 

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