Employment law cases

Dunnachie v Kingston-Upon-Hull City Council [2004] IRLR 727 HL

Reports relating to this case:

  • Compensation: No non-economic loss awards in unfair dismissal compensation

    24 September 2004

    In Dunnachie v Kingston-upon-Hull City Council, the House of Lords holds that Lord Hoffman's comments in Johnson were obiter and, therefore, did not prevent the House of Lords from finding that unfair dismissal compensation should be restricted to economic losses only.