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
Buchler & anr v Hortop ChD 1998 admin 18/06/1998
Barke v SEETEC Business Technology Centre Ltd CA 2005 admin 16/05/2005
British Airways Plc v Mak & Others - Hong Kong based cabin crew worked partly in Great Britain admin
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo - agricultural workers, and different male/female retirement ages admin
Bone v London Borough of Newham - the "slip-rule" and the overriding objective - [2008] EWCA Civ 435, Court of Appeal 30.4.08 admin
Beaumont v Amicus EAT 2006 admin 11/08/2006
Bradford City Metropolitan Council v Arora CA 1991 admin 27/11/1990
Brien t/a Merafield View Nursing Home v Crisp - Relevance of incapacity benefit in assessing unfair dismissal compensation [2005] EAT admin 20/09/2005
Bayley v Whitbread Hotel Co Ltd (t/a Marriott Worsley Park Hotel) & Anor - Strike-out for deliberate failure to disclose report [2007] EAT admin 16/08/2007
Berg v Besselsen ECJ 1990 admin 05/05/1988
Brock v Minerva Dental Ltd EAT 2007 admin 30/01/2007
Bates Van Winkelhof v Clyde & Co LLP - whistle-blowing: equity partner was a "worker" admin
Black & Anor v Wilkinson - justification must involve convincing and weighty reasons admin
BRB (Residuary) Ltd v Connex South Eastern Train Co) Ltd - entitlement to indemnity survived mistake, due to Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978 - 23.5.08 admin
Blackgrove v The United Kingdom, ECtHR - UK Benefits Agency in (relatively minor) breach of Art 14 of the Human Rights Convention admin
Badeck & ors ECJ 2000 admin 28/03/2000
Brito-Babapulle v Ealing Hospital NHS Trust - Fraud: Dismissal is not automatically fair just because it is for gross misconduct [2013] EAT admin 14/06/2013
Birmingham City Council & Tatlow v Samuels - Race discrimination, victimisation and the burden of proof [2007] EAT admin 24/10/2007
Birmingham Optical Group plc v Johnson EAT 1995 admin 03/11/1994
Bisset v Martins & anor EAT 2006 admin 18/08/2006
Birmingham City Council v Akhtar & Others - equal pay and the "same source" for terms and conditions admin
Bishop v Golstein - the application of 35(d) of the Partnership Act admin
Bartsch v Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) Altersfürsorge GmbH - no obligation to guarantee protection under Community law if the alleged discriminatory treatment has no link with Community law - ECJ Case C427/06 23.9.08 admin
British Gurkha Welfare Society & Ors v Ministry of Defence - Gurkhas pension scheme arrangements are neither discriminatory nor irrational admin
Bansi v Alpha Flight Services EAT 2004 admin 10/03/2004
Boulding v Land Securities Trillium Ltd - "No case to answer" [2006] EAT admin 03/05/2006
British Airways Plc v Williams & ors - Flight crew's annual leave pay to be calculated including all contractual allowances, not just basic salary [2008] EAT admin 28/02/2008
Bolch v Chipman EAT 2004 admin 19/05/2003
Bone v London Borough of Newham CA 2008 admin 30/04/2008
Bancroft v Interserve (Facilities Management) Ltd - third party request to remove employee from workplace admin 13/12/2012
Baldar, R (on the application of) v General Medical Council - strike off - High Court (QBD) 17.8.07 admin
Brunel University & Anor v Webster & Vaseghi - the without prejudice rule - Court of Appeal 22.5.07 admin
Bull & anor v Nottinghamshire and City of Nottingham Fire and Rescue Authority etc CA 2007 admin 28/02/2007
Burnley BC v Davies & Others - Tribunal's speculation leading to Polkey reduction was not perverse [2009] EAT admin 26/06/2009
Berkshire Linen Services Ltd v Crittenden - Employment judge erred in that it was SSP payments, not wages, that were unlawfully withheld [2008] EAT admin 24/04/2008
Burgess & ors v Stevedoring Dervices Ltd PC 2002 admin 15/07/2002