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
Benjamin v Interlacing Ribbon Ltd - Sick pay entitlement [2005] EAT admin 01/11/2005
BBC v Farnworth EAT 1998 admin 07/10/1998
Brentwood & Ongar Conservative Association v Hamilton - Polkey principle must be considered in finding of procedurally unfair dismissal [2007] EAT admin 22/05/2007
Brownbill & Ors v St Helens & Knowsley Hospital NHS Trust - Equal pay (NHS loses on "what to compare" point) admin
British Telecommunications plc v Reid CA 2004 admin 06/10/2003
Brayshaw v Lambeth Community of Refugees from Vietnam EAT 2003 admin 16/12/2003
Baldwin v Brighton and Hove City Council EAT 2006 admin 14/12/2006
Birmingham City Council v Barker & Others - It is appropriate to have full tribunal, not judge alone, at PHR on genuine material factor defence [2009] EAT admin 29/10/2009
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group Ltd and Pretty Polly Ltd - exposure to noise at work admin
Burns v Santander UK Plc - Inability to work due to avoidable impediment (such as remand in custody) negates right to be paid [2011] EAT admin 23/03/2011
British Coal Corporation v Smith HL 1996 admin 22/05/1996
Butler v G.R. Carr (Essex) Ltd - Amount of uplift in tribunal award when dismissal is automatically unfair because statutory procedures were not followed [2007] EAT admin 15/10/2007
Bourne v ECT Bus CIC - disability: eight hours spent driving a bus is not a "normal day-to-day activity" admin
Barry v Southwark London Borough Council CA 2009 admin 19/12/2008
British Telecom plc v Williams EAT 1997 admin 03/06/1997
Bradford Metropolitan District Council v Pratt EAT 2007 admin 09/01/2007
Berta v Hummus Brothers Ltd - Granting stay pending House of Lords judgement is consistent with overriding objective [2008] EAT admin 11/07/2008
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - remission by EAT of case that could not succeed wasted costs and was "abuse of process" admin
Boss Projects LLP v Bragg - Scaffolding supervisor is 'worker' and can bring wages claim [2013] EAT admin 06/11/2013
Burton v Higham t-a Ace Appointments EAT 2003 admin 14/02/2003
Bayode v Chief Constable of Derbyshire - Keeping of notes about a police officer by colleagues did not, of itself, amount to a detriment [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
Bass v Travis Perkins Trading Company Ltd - duty of employment tribunal to consider and explain re-instatement and re-engagement - EAT 21.5.08 admin
Bristol City Council v Deadman CA 2007 admin 31/07/2007
Bleuse v MBT Transport Ltd and anor EAT 2007 admin 21/12/2007
British Telecommunications plc v Communication Workers Union QBD 2004 admin 11/04/2003
Bristol City Council v Palma - Abuse of process [2006] EAT admin 21/11/2006
Bhatt v Fontain Motors Ltd - Health & Safety, falls from height admin
Baker Perkins Ltd v Melone & Others - Tribunal's seven month delay in issuing judgement was "unacceptable" [2008] EAT admin 24/09/2008
British Vita Unlimited v British Vita Pension Fund Trustees Ltd HC 2007 admin 27/04/2007
Burrow Down Support Services Ltd v Rossiter - Time spent sleeping was still time spent working for minimum wage requirements [2008] EAT admin 25/06/2008
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - NMW claim time barred admin
Barton v Investec Henderson Crosthwaite Securities Ltd [2003] IRLR 332 admin 03/04/2003
Barber v Staffordshire County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Byrne v BOC Ltd EAT 1992 admin 16/06/1992
Barratt v. Accrington & Rossendale College - Sickness and claim of unfair constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 12/01/2007
British Airways Plc v Williams & Ors - pilots' holiday pay was correctly based on "basic pay" admin