Department for Education v Huke & or

17 October 2012: The EAT (Lady Smith presiding) handed down judgment in Department for Education v Huke & Or UKEAT/0080/12/LA granting the Department’s appeal against a finding of the Watford Tribunal that Mr Huke (an I.T. engineer) transferred to its employment pursuant to a service profession change transfer. The judgment confirms that quantity of work is a relevant criterion within the assessment of “activities” at reg. 3(1)(b) TUPE. David Mitchell represented the Department for Education