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
Baynton v. South West Trains Ltd EAT 2005 admin 22/06/2005
Barnsley Metropolitan BC v Prest EAT 1996 admin 18/05/1995
Beswick Paper Ltd v Britton - power to dispose of proceedings in absence of party is not intended as a punishment for party's mistakes admin
Bone v Fabcon Projects Ltd - Employer late in submitting response to unfair dismissal claim [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2007
Birmingham City Council & Anor v Emery - local authority did not have power to delegate power to dismiss to governors of community school admin
Buchler & anr v Hortop ChD 1998 admin 18/06/1998
Barke v SEETEC Business Technology Centre Ltd CA 2005 admin 16/05/2005
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
Boddington v Lawton ChD 1994 admin 04/02/1994
Barracks v Coles and anor CA 2006 admin 21/07/2006
Bangura v Southern Cross Healthcare Group Plc & Anor - No transfer where dismissed employee appeals before transfer [2013] EAT admin 12/03/2013
Butterworth & ors v Evans and Haslam Homes Ltd - Extension of time limit without full consideration overruled [2007] EAT admin 20/02/2007
Bond v Urmet Gomus Communication & Security UK Ltd - information about redundancy selection criteria and unfair dismissal admin
Berg v Besselsen ECJ 1990 admin 05/05/1988
Brock v Minerva Dental Ltd EAT 2007 admin 30/01/2007
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
Bessenden Properties Ltd v Corness CA 1977 admin 08/10/1974
Bickley (J&S) Ltd v Washer EAT 1977 admin 17/02/1977
BMB Recruitment v Hunter - Striking-out/dismissal [2006] EAT admin 18/01/2006
Beattie v Age Concern - Interpretation of a contract should take into account how it is operated as well as what it says [2007] EAT admin 08/02/2007
Birmingham Optical Group plc v Johnson EAT 1995 admin 03/11/1994
Bells Food Group Ltd v Latimer - employer's duties under statutory grievance procedures are very limited admin
Bisset v Martins & anor EAT 2006 admin 18/08/2006
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
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
Birch & 99 Others v Walsall MBC & Others - technical points on the (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure admin
Bolch v Chipman EAT 2004 admin 19/05/2003
Bone v London Borough of Newham CA 2008 admin 30/04/2008
Baldar, R (on the application of) v General Medical Council - strike off - High Court (QBD) 17.8.07 admin
Blackgrove v The United Kingdom, ECtHR - UK Benefits Agency in (relatively minor) breach of Art 14 of the Human Rights Convention admin