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
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group & ors CA [2009] EWCA Civ 499 - Employers lose in the Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Deafness Litigation admin
Birmingham City Council v Laws - New issue on final day of hearing [2006] EAT admin 27/09/2006
Beardshall v Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council & Ors - genuine ill health should be investigated admin
Ben R Palmer v The Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs - income tax relied for seamen - Scottish Court of Session 16.02.206 admin
British School of Motoring v Fowler EAT 2006 admin 24/02/2006
Banks v Theatre Royal de la Monnaie ECJ 2000 admin 30/03/2000
BCCI v Ali & ors (No 2) CA 2002 admin 31/01/2002
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
Barchester Healthcare Ltd v Tayeh - Tribunal wrongly substituted own view for that of employer [2012] EAT admin 11/04/2012
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group Ltd and Pretty Polly Ltd - exposure to noise at work admin
Burgess v Bear Stearns International Ltd - Tribunal's approach to Polkey - Assuming that is what it was - Was flawed [2011] EAT admin 10/02/2011
Brennan & Others v (1) Sunderland City Council (2) GMB (3) Unison - unlawful discrimination and contribution towards liability admin
Barker v Corus (UK) Plc and other cases - asbestos - HL 3.5.06 admin
Britannia Heat Transfer Ltd (in re) ChD 2007 admin 21/02/2007
Blue Star Management Ltd v Williams EAT 1978 admin 01/02/1978
Betts & ors v Brintel Helicopters CA 1997 admin 26/03/1997
Bisset v Martins & anor - Vicarious Liablity and "grievance procedure" extension of time limits [2006] EAT Scotland admin 18/08/2006
Boardman v Nugent Care Society admin
Borger v Tiroler Gebietskrankenkasse - social security benefits, "workers", and the irrelevance of an employment relationship admin
Baraheni v Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust - Disproportionate disclosure requests and allegations of fraud [2011] EAT admin 13/06/2011
Beaver Management Services Ltd v Acheson - automatically unfair dismissal and the "but for" test admin
British Airways plc v Noble & Forde - Court of Appeal on 9.5.06 admin
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group Ltd and others SC 2011 admin 13/04/2011
Bari v Aspen Windows Group Ltd EAT 2001 admin 12/10/2001
BBC v Ioannou CA 1975 admin 14/02/1975
Beaumont v Amicus - Unjustified discipline by TU [2006] EAT admin 11/08/2006
Butt v Bradford Metropolitan District Council - responsibility to teachers of (i) School Governors and (ii) Local Authorities admin
Bosses manipulated manager into quitting admin
Baxter & ors (submultiple of Surtees litigation) v Middlesbrough BC - Job evaluation for purposes of brief to Counsel was subject to privilege [2008] EAT admin 10/07/2008
BAE Systems (Operations) Ltd v Paterson - ET must determine only the issues before it admin
Barracks v Coles & anor. - CA 21.7.06 admin
B v A EAT 2007 admin 09/01/2007
British Home Stores v Burchell [1978] IRLR 379. admin 20/07/1978
Benson v Secretary of State (DTI) EAT 2003 admin 04/02/2003
Brown v London Borough of Tower Hamlets - Grievance procedure not reasonably practicable [2006] EAT admin 17/11/2006
Brown v G4 Security (Cheltenham) - relevant considerations when setting the level of the mandatory penalty under ICE Regs 2004 admin