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
Brentwood & Ongar Conservative Association v Hamilton - Polkey principle must be considered in finding of procedurally unfair dismissal [2007] EAT admin 22/05/2007
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
Brown v J & J Baxter (t/a Careham Hall) - no stigma damages where stigma not "in consequence of" (unfair) dismissal admin
Belgium v Mazzoleni and Inter Surveillance Assist ECJ 2001 admin 15/03/2001
BUPA Care Homes (CFC Homes) Ltd v Muscolino EAT 2006 admin 22/05/2006
British Airways Plc v Williams & Ors - pilots' holiday pay question referred by Supreme Court to CEJC admin
Bryant & Another v The Law Society - dishonesty in disciplinary proceedings - QBD 21.12.07 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
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
British Telecom plc v Williams EAT 1997 admin 03/06/1997
Bradford Metropolitan District Council v Pratt EAT 2007 admin 09/01/2007
Beardshall v Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council & Ors - genuine ill health should be investigated admin
Bhatt v Chelsea and Westminster HCT (EAT) 1998 admin 09/09/1997
Blitz v Equant Integration Services Ltd t-a Orange Business Services EAT 2007 admin 01/11/2007
Byrne v Arvin Meritor (UK) Ltd EAT 2003 admin 22/01/2003
Balfour Beatty Engineering Services v Allen - should all faults - even negligence - of advisers always be affixed to late claimants? admin
Bateman v British Leyland (UK) Ltd NIRC 1974 admin 22/03/1974
Butlins Skyline Ltd and Smith v Beynon EAT 2006 admin 20/02/2006
Bowater & ors v NIS Signs Ltd (in liquidation) & ors - TUPE exemption applied where company was in liquidation, even where that was "engineered" admin
Bosmann v Bundesagentur für Arbeit Familienkasse Aachen - rules to avoid duplication of benefits by member states do not prevent state of residence paying child benefit - ECJ Case 352/06 - 20.5.08 admin
Bath Spa Experience (t/a Il Toco d'Italia) v Lamarina - Tribunal's conclusion on whether individual is an "employee" is a finding of fact [2008] EAT admin 24/11/2008
B v (1) A (2) C - Tribunal was entitled to find serious allegations of sexual harassment proven [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Balfour v Foreign and Commonwealth Office CA 1994 admin 09/12/2003
Bradford Metropolitan Council v Dawson EAT 1999 admin 10/09/1998
Beaver Management Services Ltd v Acheson - automatically unfair dismissal and the "but for" test admin
BHS Ltd & anor v Hough & anor EAT 2005 admin 11/05/2005
Balfour Kilpatrick Ltd v Acheson and ors EAT 2003 admin 01/04/2003
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo zemedelstvi - normal retirement age should not be determined on gender and number of children admin
Basic Solutions Ltd v Sands - balance of convenience against granting injunction where only real aim was generally to limit competition - QBD 23.6.08 admin
Balamoody v Nursing & Midwifery Council - The simple fact of an earlier recusal does not, without more, automatically lead to a further recusal [2008] EAT admin 01/12/2008
British Library & Others v (1) Kaur (2) Cannon-Dusauzay - Employee must have legal right to be paid (and so be willing and able to work) before a claim for unlawful deduction of wages can be made out [2008] EAT admin 18/06/2008
British Coal Corp v British Coal Trustees Ltd ChD 1994 admin 23/07/1993
Briggs v Oates ChD 1990 admin 10/10/1989
BAE Systems (Operations) Ltd v Paterson - ET must determine only the issues before it admin
Beckmann v Dynamco Whicheloe MacFarlane Ltd ECJ 2002 admin 04/06/2002