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'Contractually fettered' right to terminate leads to uncapped damages in Jersey

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21 February 2019

The Royal Court in Jersey has found that a senior doctor who was dismissed before he started work is entitled to damages in excess of the statutory cap for unfair dismissal, because his employer's right to terminate his employment was 'contractually fettered'