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Case Summaries

This section contains 100’s of professionally prepared case summaries relevant to employment law. They report decisions from the tribunals and courts of the UK and Europe and are updated as important new cases arise.

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Title Author Case Date
A D Bly Construction Ltd v Cochrane - Definition of "worker" under the Working Time Regulations [2005] EAT admin 23/11/2005
A v Commissioners for HM Revenue & Customs [2015] UKFTT 189 emplaw online 05/05/2015
Abercrombie & Ors v AGA Rangemaster Ltd - 'normally' ignores abnormal arrangements for the purposes of guarantee payment admin
Aramark Ltd v Graham - Strong probability that redundancy would not have affected unfairly dismissed disabled claimant's future loss admin
Bougnaoui and another v Micropole SA (Case C-188/15) emplaw online 14/03/2017
Brigden v American Express Bank Ltd (QBD) 2000 admin 14/10/1999
Bull & Anor v Hall & Anor - Bulls lose appeal at Supreme Court admin 27/11/2013
C.D. v S.T. - mother through surrogacy is entitled to take maternity leave admin
Centrewest London Buses Ltd v Spencer - no distinction between intentional and unintentional theft admin
Chenembo v London Borough Of Lambeth - Reasonable adjustments for possible disability [2010] EAT admin 10/10/2013
Croesus Financial Services Ltd v Bradshaw & Anor - restrictive covenants enforceable against father and son admin
Croft Vets Ltd & Ors v Butcher - reasonable adjustments can include private psychiatric counselling admin
Deangate Ltd v Hatley and others UKEAT/0389/14 Anonymous (not verified) 26/03/2015
Disotto Food Ltd v Santos (Practice and Procedure) - no different quality of reasoning whether EJ sits alone or as chair of panel admin
EBAY (UK) Ltd v Buzzeo - solicitors' advice on effective date admin
Esporta Health Clubs & Anor v Roget - material evidence is necessary for injury to feelings award admin
Frederic Hay v Credit agricole mutuel de Charente-Maritime et des Deux-Sevres - ECJ rules on same benefits on marriage and civil service partnership admin
Gallop v Newport City Council - employer must ask specific practical questions directed to the particular circumstances when considering 'disability' admin 11/12/2013
Gaurilcikiene v Tesco Stores Ltd - ET must give sufficient reasons for its judgment admin
Gomes Viana Novo, v Fundo de Garantia Salarial IP - no guarantee of wage claims after six months of action for insolvency declaration (Portugal) admin
Greenly v Future Network Solutions Ltd - relevant information from earlier hearing should be explored at full merits hearing admin
Harris v Tennis Together Ltd - Mitigation of loss [2009] EAT admin 24/09/2009
Heal v University of Oxford & Ors [2019] UKEAT 0070/19 emplaw online 16/07/2019
HK Danmark, v Experian A/S - differing rates of contributions to pension can be justifiable admin
IG Index Plc v Cloete - High Court strikes out injunction claim where delivery up and destruction already made admin
Innospec Ltd & Ors v Walker - no retrospective uplift of pension for civil partnerships admin 18/02/2014
Jessemey v Rowstock Ltd & Anor - Court of Appeal allows post termination victimisation complaint admin
Land Registry v Houghton and others [2015] UKEAT/0149/14: Non payment of bonus where employee received warning for disability related sickness absence was discriminatory Anonymous (not verified) 12/02/2015
Legge and others v Prestige Homecare Ltd (in administration) and others ET/2401324/14 Anonymous (not verified) 18/03/2015
Limington House School & Anor v Smith - Reasonableness of Dismissal admin
Little v Richmond Pharmacology Ltd - no discrimination where refusal of part time working request is reversed on appeal admin
Lockwood v Department of Work and Pensions & Anor - age discrimination objectively justifable to provide financial cushion admin
Lorne Stewart Plc v Hyde & Ors - for SPC transfer, test must focus on what work was actually done before and after transfer admin 01/10/2013
McGrath v Ministry of Justice [2015] EAT Anonymous (not verified) 27/02/2015
N & E v DoH and Notts Healthcare Trust and EHRC - mental illness sufferers can claim protection of Art 14 of the European Convention on Human Rights admin
Newcastle International Airport Ltd v Eversheds LLP - duty of care includes advising on effects of contracts admin