Paralegal wins tribunal dispute over bonus not paid by personal injury firm

05 Sep 2017

A paralegal has been awarded £14,510 for the unlawful deduction of wages by London-based personal injury firm Ersan & Co Solicitors.

The award followed a tribunal hearing in April when Cemel Yucetas claimed he was owed his notice period and a bonus after resigning from the firm in April 2016.

Ersan & Co disputed the claim on the grounds that Yucetas had not worked his notice and was only entitled to a bonus if he was employed and not under notice by the end of June in any financial year.

However, in a ruling last week (31 August) tribunal jud...

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