Court rules employers can force retirement

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The Supreme Court has ruled that employers are within their rights to force employees to retire if they can prove that there is a public interest reason in doing so.

According to editor Cath Everett  the court unanimously dismissed an appeal by Clarkson Wright & Jakes partner Leslie Seldon, who was told to retire after his 65th birthday.

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07th May 2012 09:51

well is it a fudge more or less

the retirement age should not be earlier than the age at which the state pension crystalises and this is now different to what it was before  for many people , in my case its Nov  2019. in this particular case this matter should have been covered by the partnership agreement in more detail

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