- 8 updates
The Rail Maritime and Transport Union has responded to East Midlands Trains' appeal to the High Court.
The rail company has appealed after losing an injunction application against the union over strike action.
East Midlands Trains says it will take its fight to prevent what it deems 'unlawful strike action' by RMT union members to the Court of Appeal.
On Wednesday, the firm lost its High Court application for an injunction against the union.
East Midlands Trains has lost its High Court application for an injunction against the Rail Maritime and Transport Union.
The rail company took the legal action after hundreds of the union's members banned overtime, claiming a breakdown of relations between the two parties.
East Midlands Trains had said the dispute was "invented".
A judgment is expected today following legal action taken by East Midlands Trains against a trade union over a dispute it claimed had been 'invented'.
Members of the Rail Maritime and Transport union (RMT) banned overtime earlier this month over claims of a breakdown in industrial relations over a number of issues, including the scheduling of work in Nottingham.
The union said the action had led to timetable changes and cancellations over the weekend, but the company maintained they were due to driver shortages.
The case was heard in the High Court yesterday, with judgment reserved until today
The Rail Maritime and Transport union says it will fight the legal action brought against it by East Midlands Trains.
The rail company is taking the union to court after members stopped doing overtime.
East Midlands Trains is taking the Rail Maritime and Transport union to court after members were banned from doing overtime with the company.
The union said there had been a dispute over a number of issues, including the scheduling of work.
East Midlands Trains is taking legal action against a trade union, after members stopped doing overtime at the company.
Members of the Rail Maritime and Transport union banned overtime at the rail company, which caused disruptions to rail services, including cancellations and delays.
East Midlands Trains says the strikes are illegal, but the RMT union will challenge them in court.