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
Appleton v El Safty - compensation for loss of earnings - QBD 23.3.07 admin
Aslam v Barclays Capital Services & Others - Credibility issues made review by tribunal inappropriate way to deal with fresh evidence [2011] EAT admin 03/02/2011
Anderson v Stena Drilling PTE Ltd - Jurisdiction of tribunals in respect of overseas claim [2006] EAT (Scotland) admin 17/08/2006
Arnup & anor v MW White Ltd CA 2008 admin 07/05/2008
Anwar v Tower Hamlets College - headaches, "frozen shoulder" and the meaning of "disability" admin
Annette Radke v Achterberg Service GmbH & Co - collective redundancies, timing of notices of dismissal - ECJ Case C-115/06 (Reference) admin
Amicus v G & H Web Offset Ltd - union recognition - CAC 4.4.07 admin
Anderson v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Extension of time limits for amending claims [2010] EAT admin 14/05/2010
Ali v Sovereign Buses (London) Ltd - Human Rights and unfair dismissal [2006] EAT admin 26/10/2006
Armstrong v Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Hospital Trust CA 2005 admin 21/12/2005
Amnesty International v Ahmed EAT 2009 admin 13/08/2009
Advance Security UK Ltd v Sheeba - statutory procedures, procedural unfairness, and contribution to dismissal admin
Allison v London Underground Ltd - the liability imposed by reg 9 of the PUWER regs is "strict" liability which is not the same as "absolute" or "no-fault" liability - [2008] EWCA Civ 71 on 13.2.08 admin
Anglian Windows Ltd v The GMB - injunction restraining industrial action refused - High Court (QBD) 27.4.07 admin
Arriva Scotland v Weir - Reasonableness of sickness dismissal [2006] EAT admin 10/02/2006
Abbey National Plc v. Fairbrother - Sickness and claim of unfair constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 12/01/2007
Alboni v Ind Coope Retail Ltd CA 1998 admin 15/10/1997
Arthur v Attorney-General EAT 1999 admin 01/03/1999
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill - employee's repudiatory breach prevents subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
A v B and Anor - Tribunal should be slow to strike out unfair dismissal claim if earlier discrimination-related grievance may have influenced employer admin
Abdirahman v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - individuals from the EEA did not have a right to reside in UK and so could not claim DSS benefits - CA 5.7.07 admin
Anderson v Jarvis Hotels Plc - Sleeping time can be working time [2006] EAT admin 30/05/2006
Adecco UK Ltd v Ali - Race discrimination and burden of proof [2007] EAT admin 23/02/2007
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill EAT 2010 admin 11/11/2009
Alexis v London Borough of Newham HC 2009 admin 15/06/2009
Amnesty International v Ahmed - the basic question in a direct discrimination case is what is the “ground” for the treatment complained of? admin
Arrowsmith v Nottingham Trent University - tribunal was entitled to make costs award admin
Ab & Ors v Small Mines v Small Mines v UK Coal - claims against co-defendants in Btish Coal litigation - High Court (QBD) 13.8.07 admin
Andrew v Eden College & Ors - Preparation Time Order cannot cover time spent at hearing [2011] EAT admin 10/05/2011
Allaway v Reilly & Lothian & Borders Fire Board - EAT rules that there is an arguable case of sex discrimination against an individual as well as an employer [2007] EAT admin 31/05/2007
Alexander (1) and Hatherley (2) v Bridgen Enterprises Ltd [2006] EAT admin 12/04/2006
Adams v Lancashire CC & BET Catering CA 1997 admin 15/05/1997
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Alexander Heimann, Konstantin Toltschin v Kaiser GmbH - short-time working and annual leave entitlement admin
Arkwell v United Kingdom - no discrimination over widows' pensions - ECtHR 25.9.07 admin
Apex Masonry Contractors Ltd v Everritt - Holiday pay rights on ending employment [2005] EAT admin 26/09/2005