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
Andrews v. Initial Cleaning Services Ltd and anor CA 2000 admin 14/07/1999
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
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
Andrew v (1) Cledor Ltd (2) Cluttons LLP - EJ correct to refuse amendment, but in error as to scope of original claim admin
Angela Sirdar v Ministry of Defence ECJ 2000 admin 26/10/1999
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology 2010 CA admin 20/02/2009
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
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
Aziz v Crown Prosecution Service - adverse views expressed by ET not a bar to their adjudicating a remedy 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
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
Aziz v First Division Association (FDA) - no "continous act" back to 1999 to bring old allegations within time limit admin
Appleton v El Safty - compensation for loss of earnings - QBD 23.3.07 admin
A & J Menswear (Retail) Ltd v Jacobs - employee ready and willing to work was entitled to be paid wages admin 30/11/2011
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
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
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
Arnold Clark Automobiles Ltd v Middleton 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
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
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
Ahmed v Wincanton Group Ltd - ET failed to consider Autoclenz when deciding whether worker was an employee admin
Arblade and Leloup (in Re) ECJ 2001 admin 23/12/1999
Air Canada & anr v Basra EAT 2000 admin 21/02/2000