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The issue is that you are out of time to make a claim now. The tribunal has rather short and strict deadlines for issuing claims and in the case of an unfair dismissal or discrimination claim (which is what you would have had to claim in the circumstances) the time limit is only 3 months. So if all of this happened in 203, you are way out of time to be issuing a claim now – you would basically be time barred from taking this further. As you do not have a claim to take via the county court you cannot use their longer time limits (usually 6 years). Therefore as your only claims would have been through the tribunal and you have now missed the deadline to claim you would not be able to take this any further.
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