Qantas Cabin Crew (UK) Ltd v Alsopp & Ors- where facts essentially same, court can rely on earlier judgment to determine issues

In cases where facts are essentially the same, the court can rely on the earlier decision to determine the issues

The central character in this appeal is not a person but a Judgment: Qantas Cabin Crew (UK) Ltd v Lopez and Anor [2013] IRLR 4 in favour of Qantas.The Claimants in this case, Ms Alsopp and others, are different from the Claimants in the first case, 'Lopez' and the central issue is: how much can the EAT rely on Lopez in order to determine the issues in this case?

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