HR delegates learn from mock tribunal

first_img Comments are closed. HR delegates learn from mock tribunalOn 10 Oct 2000 in Personnel Today Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. Delegates learnt about common mistakes in employment tribunalsHR professionals took part in a mock employment tribunal at a seminar last week in which speakers Thomas Kibling and Professor Alan Neal acted out the role of witnesses in a case.Delegates at the day-long seminar in London cross-examined Kibling, an employment barrister, and Neal, professor of law at the Warwick University and part-time tribunal panel chairman.Earlier, Kibling told delegates a common mistake was the failure to communicate with the appellant to see if the case could be resolved without a hearing. In one case it turned out the former employee merely wanted the return of a rubber plant.“She had nurtured this plant for 12 years and she had not been able to retrieve it from her office. But no-one had actually asked her what she wanted. The plant was delivered to her home in a humidifier van.”last_img read more