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ANNUAL LEAVE: More holiday headaches for employers

07 November 2017  

Eleanor Boyd and Michael Halsey share some practical tips on managing employees’ annual leave in light of the Ryanair debacle and recent holiday pay decisions

Many readers will have seen (and possibly been affected by) low-cost airline Ryanair’s mass flight cancellations during September and October this year. Ryanair later confirmed that it was cancelling a further 18,000 flights between November 2017 and March 2018, which it was anticipated would cost the airline up to €25m.

Additional Info

  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Bear Scotland Ltd & ors v Fulton & ors [2014] UKEAT/0047/13/BI

    Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council v Willetts & ors [2017] UKEAT/0334/16/JOJ

    Fulton & anor v Bear Scotland Ltd [2016] UKEATS/0010/16/0912

    Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd [2014] EUECJ C-539/12; [2016] EWCA Civ 983

    Williams & ors v British Airways plc [2011] EUECJ C-155/10

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