In this season, we take a look at the stories making the headlines and ask, “Is this case for real? How did the employer get away with that? And what is the law behind the headlines?”
In this episode, Michelin-starred chef is dismissed for letting his two young boys play football in his restaurant during a private party for friends and family. Simon and Jack discuss the case of Williams v The Westbury Hotel Limited. Mr William’s sons kick a ball around the restaurant in a make-shift football pitch, wrestle with each other and drink tabasco sauce from the bottle. But was the dismissal fair? Listen to this podcast to find out. We also hear a few food-related puns, some Tony Soprano impressions and a (really old) knock knock joke.
The Blackadders Employment Team
Winners of the Scottish Legal Awards 2019 ‘Employment Team of the Year’ Award and finalists of the ‘Legal Technology Award’.
Simon Allison -Winner of the ‘Lawyer of the Year Award’ at the 2018 Scottish Legal Awards
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