Look Ahead Housing & Care Ltd v (1) Odili (2) Mendes - Tribunal must not substitute its own view in assessment of candidates in redundancy situation  EAT
Following a restructuring, Housing Officers Odili and Mendes were dismissed as redundant. They failed to meet the standard required for appointment to new posts as "Income Recovery Officers". An employment tribunal concluded that a genuine redundancy situation caused their dismissal, but that they were unfairly selected for redundancy. A fairer process would have resulted in them obtaining the new posts. The employer appealed.