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
Abdul Rehman v Secretary of State - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 23.3.07 admin
Attorney General v Wheen CA 2001 admin 07/12/2000
Associated Provincial Picture Houses v Wednesbury Corporation CA 1947 admin 10/11/1947
Adelusi v HM Prison Service - ET decision not perverse [2007] EAT admin 07/12/2007
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology - New employment does not always put an end to losses: in this case, it did admin
Austin v Tesco Stores Ltd [2009] EAT admin 27/08/2009
Age UK, R (on the application of) v Attorney General - [2007] EWHC 3090 (Admin) admin 24/07/2007
Amicus v H.J. Heinz Co Ltd - union recognition - CAC 2.4.07 admin
Allen v National Australia Group Europe Ltd EAT 2004 admin 29/07/2004
Amicus v Macmillan Publishers Ltd EAT 2007 admin 24/07/2007
Afolayan v MRCS Ltd - Costs issues before a fresh tribunal on remission of case from EAT [2011] EAT admin 23/08/2011
Assamoi v Spirit Pub Company - non-fundamental breach, remedied by grievance, prevented subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
Abbott and ors v Littlewoods Plc - As a general rule discrimination claims should not be "disposed of as preliminary points without findings of fact" [2009] EAT admin 21/07/2009
Arnup & anor v MW White Ltd - the "benevolence exception" when calculating compensation - High Court (QBD) 27.4.07 admin
Amicus v Ritrama (UK) Ltd - union recognition - CAC 13.3.07 admin
Anyanwu and Ebuzoeme v South Bank University HL 2001 admin 22/03/2001
Abdoulaye v Renault SA (ECJ) 2001 admin 16/09/1999
Alstom Transport Ltd v Tilson - Finding of "bogus" contract went beyond tribunal's jurisdiction [2009] EAT admin 11/11/2009
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board v Ferguson - strike out rare in fact sensitive case admin
Arnold & Ors v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council: ".... even the most desiccated Chancery lawyer conjured up by the imagination of a Charles Dickens" would be surprised at arguments spawned by the 2004 dispute resolution regulations [2008] EAT admin 06/11/2008
AXA General Insurance Ltd & Ors v The Scottish Ministers & Ors - insurers' challenge to 2009 Scottish asbestos Act fails again admin
AB & Ors v British Coal Corporation (Department of Trade & Industry) - success for claimants in the Respiratory Disease Litigation - High Court (QBD) 27.6.07 admin
Aon Trust Corpn v KPMG (a firm) CA 2005 admin 28/07/2005
Aylott v Stockton on Tees Borough Council CA 2010 admin 29/07/2010
Asda Stores Ltd v Coughlan - Misconduct dismissal [2011] EAT admin 11/02/2011
Arhin v Enfield Primary Care Trust - no logic to tribunal's conclusion that job selection process was "mistaken" rather than discriminatory admin
Ansar v Lloyds TSB Bank Plc - Procedure if bias alleged [2006] EAT admin 14/07/2006
Al Rawi & Ors v The Security Service & Ors - no "closed material procedure" in "ordinary" courts as opposed to Employment Tribunals admin
AG & Ors - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal - "jobseeker" can be "worker" - 3.8.07 admin
Ali v Office of National Statistics CA 2004 admin 21/10/2004
Amicus v Macmillan Publishers Ltd CAC 2007 admin 16/02/2007
Assoukou v Select Services Partners Ltd and ors - £0 award by tribunal upheld [2005] EAT admin 30/11/2005
AB v Ministry of Defence - hearing in private "expedient" on grounds of national security admin
Avid Technology Europe Ltd v Breedon - "Reasonable responses" test on unfair dismissal EAT admin 28/11/2006
Allison v Henry Robb Ltd & Ors - pleural plaques claims stayed pending outcome of challenge to legality of 2009 Scottish Act admin
Application for Judicial Review by the Christian Institute & ors [2007] NIQB 66 - Sexual Orientation and religion - 11.9.07 admin