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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 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
Ahmed v Wincanton Group Ltd - ET failed to consider Autoclenz when deciding whether worker was an employee admin
Allen & ors v Amalgamated Construction Co Ltd ECJ 2000 admin 02/12/1999
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
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis ECJ 2007 admin 15/02/2007
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
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
Acorn Packaging v Carroll - failure to argue appeal admin
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Albert v Vidionics Security Systems Ltd - Tribunal failed to establish what the reason was for claimant's resignation [2011] EAT admin 17/08/2011
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
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
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
AIB Group (UK) Plc v (1) Fletcher (2) Moriarty (3) Stewart - incorporated terms only variable by agreement admin
Ashby v Addison and another (Brayton News) EAT 2003 admin 17/01/2003
Ajayi (1) Ogeleyinbo (2) v Aitch Care Homes (London) Ltd - Refusal to accept WTR contravention must be explicit [2012] EAT admin 03/02/2012
Attorney General's Reference No 86 of 2006 CA 2006 admin 04/10/2006
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
Arhin v Enfield Primary Care Trust - no logic to tribunal's conclusion that job selection process was "mistaken" rather than discriminatory admin
Atos Origin IT Services UK Ltd v Haddock EAT 2004 admin 21/07/2004
Ashton & Anor v Burbage and District Constitutional Club - Rare example of appellate interference in exercise of EJ discretion [2012] EAT admin 24/02/2012
Armstrong v Walter Scott Motors EAT 2003 admin 19/03/2003
Adey-Jones v O'Dowd - Percentage of employer's responsibility must be taken into account when assessing compensation for loss due to illness after dismissal [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
Ali v Washwood Heath Technology College & Ors - appeal disclosed no errors in law admin
A v B - High Court has jurisdiction for judicial review of decision to prevent publication by ex-Security Services officer - QBD 4.7.08 admin
AB v Ministry of Defence - hearing in private "expedient" on grounds of national security admin
Arqiva Ltd v. Sagoo EAT 2007 admin 22/03/2007
Action Contracts (East Midlands) Ltd v (1) Ablitt (2) Asfordby Storage & Haulage Ltd - Insufficient mutuality of obligation to sustain implied contract of employment [2008] EAT admin 17/07/2008
AK v Entry Clearance Officer, Dhaka - working holidaymakers - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal 12.7.07 admin
Aziz-Mir v. Sainsbury’s Supermarket Plc - certificates of correction - EAT 15.12.06 admin
Akavan Erityisalojen Keskusliitto AEK ry and Ors v Fujitsu Siemens Computers Oy ECJ 2009 admin 10/09/2009
Adelusi v HM Prison Service - ET decision not perverse [2007] EAT admin 07/12/2007
Angestelltenbetriebsrat v Wiener ECJ 2000 admin 11/05/1999