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
Abbey Cars (West Horndon) Ltd v Ford - Breach must be sufficiently serious as to be fundamental, but it can then be just one of many reasons causing resignation and still found a constructive dismissal claim [2008] EAT admin 23/05/2008
Autoclenz Ltd v Belcher & ors CA 2009 admin 13/10/2009
Aspden v Webbs Poultry & Meat Group (Holdings) Ltd QBD 1996 admin 27/11/1995
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
A & J Menswear (Retail) Ltd v Jacobs - employee ready and willing to work was entitled to be paid wages admin 30/11/2011
Ajayi (1) Ogeleyinbo (2) v Aitch Care Homes (London) Ltd - Refusal to accept WTR contravention must be explicit [2012] EAT admin 03/02/2012
Atlantic Air Ltd v Hoff - Acceptance of repudiatory breach need not be communicated to employer, but it must be unequivocal and unambiguous [2008] EAT admin 26/03/2008
Andreou v Lord Chancellor's Dep't CA 2002 admin 22/07/2002
Adin v Sedco Forex International Resources Ltd CS 1997 admin 01/09/1997
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
Alam v London Probation Trust - Discriminatory dismissal, continuous acts and causation [2012] EAT admin 15/03/2012
Arnold Clark Automobiles Ltd v Middleton admin
Amey v Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust - Was employment contract terminated, either by changes too fundamental to simply amount to a variation or, indeed, expressly? [2008] EAT admin 29/07/2008
Apex Masonry Contractors Ltd v Everitt EAT 2005 admin 25/09/2005
Andrews v. Initial Cleaning Services Ltd and anor CA 2000 admin 14/07/1999
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
Ahmed v Wincanton Group Ltd - ET failed to consider Autoclenz when deciding whether worker was an employee admin
Alexander v Awogboro and London Borough of Hackney - Apparent bias [2005] EAT admin 26/10/2005
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
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
Acorn Packaging v Carroll - failure to argue appeal admin
ASLEF v Brady - Unfair dismissal finding stands [2006] EAT admin 31/03/2006
Agrilek Ltd v Boundy - Procedure of tribunal [2005] EAT admin 03/08/2005
Allen & ors v Amalgamated Construction Co Ltd ECJ 2000 admin 02/12/1999
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis ECJ 2007 admin 15/02/2007
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
AIB Group (UK) Plc v (1) Fletcher (2) Moriarty (3) Stewart - incorporated terms only variable by agreement admin
Addaction v Cheema - EAT loath to interfere with exercise of discretion by tribunal on costs application [2011] EAT admin 23/06/2011
Aryeetey v Tuntum Housing Association - Mistake by Chairman is proper ground for extension of time limits [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005