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
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
Ahmed v Wincanton Group Ltd - ET failed to consider Autoclenz when deciding whether worker was an employee admin
Ansar v Lloyds TSB Bank Plc & ors - when should a tribunal chairman recuse himself admin
Amicus v G & H Web Offset Ltd. - CAC 4.4.07 admin
Allen & ors v Amalgamated Construction Co Ltd ECJ 2000 admin 02/12/1999
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis ECJ 2007 admin 15/02/2007
Apex Masonry Contractors Ltd v Everritt - Holiday pay rights on ending employment [2005] EAT admin 26/09/2005
Allaway - Fire Master v (1) Reilly (2) Lothian & Borders Fire Board - Requirements for naming an individual respondent [2007] EAT admin 31/05/2007
Acorn Packaging v Carroll - failure to argue appeal admin
AON Ltd v JLT Reinsurance Brokers Ltd, Griffin and 3 others - interim injunctions admin
Annandale v. Santa Fe International Services Inc - 'special cause' for non-jury trial - Court of Session (Scotland), 29.3.06 admin
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
A v (1) B (2) C - Only cases that are "merely fanciful" should be dismissed as having "no reasonable prospects of success" [2009] EAT admin 13/05/2009
Alstom Transport v Tilson - Prejudging matters inevitably creates appearance of bias on part of Chairman [2007] EAT admin 04/12/2007
AIB Group (UK) Plc v (1) Fletcher (2) Moriarty (3) Stewart - incorporated terms only variable by agreement admin
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts - strike out: change in tribunal composition irrelevant to whether fair trial still possible admin
Aziz v CPS - CPS guilty of race discrimination - CA 31.7.06 admin
Ashby v Addison and another (Brayton News) EAT 2003 admin 17/01/2003
Attorney General's Reference No 86 of 2006 CA 2006 admin 04/10/2006
Accurist Watches Ltd v Wadher - No absolute requirement for witness evidence to support application for time extension [2009] EAT admin 23/03/2009
Adult Learning Inspectorate & others v Beloff - Member of ALI is in Crown employment and so excluded from consultation rights [2008] EAT admin 30/01/2008
Ashby v Monterry Designs Ltd - controlling shareholder and director can also, in principle, be employee admin
Andrews v British Airways Plc, [2008] EWCA Civ 1308, Court of Appeal on 25.11.08 - application for leave to appeal rejected admin
Arthur v London Eastern Railway Ltd - time-limits - Court of Appeal 25.10.06 admin
Arblade and Leloup (in Re) ECJ 2001 admin 23/12/1999
Air Canada & anr v Basra EAT 2000 admin 21/02/2000
Asda Stores Ltd v Green - Employer's investigation in misconduct dismissal need only fall within range of reasonableness [2009] EAT admin 18/03/2009
Augustin v (1) Total Quality Staff Ltd (2) Humphries - Assignments for agency worker constituted daily contracts of employment [2008] EAT admin 01/02/2008
Allen & Others v Murdoch - claims for redundancy, holiday pay and unpaid wages do not require grievance for ET to have jurisdiction admin
Andersen v Region Syddanmark ECJ Case C-499/08 - age discrimination admin
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis - meaning of "establishment" in relation to collective redundancy rules - ECJ Case C-270/05, 15.2.07 admin
Arnup & anor v MW White Ltd CA 2008 admin 07/05/2008
Allen v Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (JobCentre Plus) - Grievances were not "extant" so claim could not proceed [2010] EAT admin 19/01/2010
Ashton Seals Ltd v Mate - Role of the Employment Appeal Tribunal is to hear appeals on the law, not fresh arguments on the facts [2007] EAT admin 14/12/2007