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I have been offered some money on without prejudice. Can I

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I have been offered some money on without prejudice. Can I bring this up in a court case unconnected to to this offer?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: UK Employment Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.
Hi

Thank you for your question. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will try to help with this.

-Could you explain your situation a little more?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

I understant that I can not talk about the offer untill after the proceeding has been completed. I will like to know if I can talk about this offer in a different proceeding unconnected to the offer?

Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.
Thank you.

Is this during the course of an employment tribunal please?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Money owed from services and work rendered

Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.
Ok.

Is this an employment tribunal?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.

No money owed for work done


 

Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.
By your employer or a free lance employee?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Am selfemployed. money owed by my client.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.
Thanks

If this genuinely a without prejudice offer during the course of normal civil litigation then it cannot be referred to in court at all in this or other cases unless save for very limited exceptions.

Not all documents purporting to be without prejudice are actually without prejudice but you seem to be describing a genuine attempt to settle.

I'm very sorry if this is bad news.

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