Langford v Barking & Dagenham Primary Care Trust - Stay of ET proceedings refused pending civil proceedings
It is open to ET to refuse stay of ET hearing pending civil proceedings
This is a case concerning the same parties with proceedings in different jurisdictions. Here ET proceedings for unfair dismissal were almost at an end and Mr Langford, formerly Chief Executive who was summarily dismissed, brought civil proceedings for wrongful dismissal against his former employer, Barking & Dagenham PCT. Mr Langford aplied for a stay of the ET proceedings, which was refused by the EJ. Mr Langford appealed.