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
Briggs v Oates ChD 1990 admin 10/10/1989
Bell v The Governing Body of Grampian Primary School - Behaviour before the tribunal can evidence conduct contributing to dismissal [2007] EAT admin 24/08/2007
BMI Healthcare Ltd. v Spaulding & anor - tribunal's failure to give reasons - EAT 16.1.07 admin
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
Brandeaux Advisers (UK) Ltd and Ors v Chadwick HC 2011 admin 17/12/2010
British Coal Corporation v Keeble EAT 1997 admin 06/07/1995
Brumfitt v Ministry of Defence & anor EAT 2004 admin 27/07/2004
Bakers Food & Allied Workers Union v Ippoma - Insufficient reasons for ruling dismissal was a ruse [2013] EAT admin 19/06/2013
Berks & Oxon Magistrates v Gannon & anr (QBD) 2000 admin 14/04/2000
Baines v Blackpool Borough Council - Equal value expert not appropriate when tribunal is considering genuine material factor defence [2007] EAT admin 18/12/2007
Beattie v Leicester City Council - teaching support staff were employed by Governing Bodies, not Local Education Authority admin
British Telecommunications Plc v Luck & Ors - tort claim allowed to proceed against transferor employer for misrepresentation over pension scheme admin
Blackburn & Anor v West Midlands Police - the Equal Pay Act does not require payments to women to compensate for the economic disadvantages of child-care - [2008] EWCA Civ 1208, Court of Appeal 6.11.08 admin
Baumbast v Sec'y of State for the Home Dep't ECJ 2003 admin 17/09/2002
Blows & ors v Dunlop Tyre Co (CA) 2001 admin 18/06/2001
BECTU v DTI (ECJ) 2001 admin 26/06/2001
Bashir & Bashir v Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Dismissal appeal failed: Neither error in law nor perverse [2010] EAT admin 27/05/2010
Bovey v Hospital for Sick Children EAT 1978 admin 28/04/1978
Bury Metro Racial Equality Council (1) Luqman (2) Cohen v Lyle (3) - refusal of leave to amend appeal in the EAT - EAT 12.3.08 admin
Bottomley & Others v Wakefield District Housing - where the TUPE regulations apply a grievance can meet the minimum statutory requirements if it is addressed to the transferor rather than transferee employer - EAT 8.1.08 admin
Beacons of Light Ltd v Belton [2009] EAT admin 15/05/2009
Burlo v Langley & Anor - note of order - CA 21.12.06 admin
Briggs & Ors v Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2010 admin 17/03/2010
B v BAA plc EAT 2005 admin 19/05/2005
Burke, McCafferty and Gough v Glasgow City Council - hand arm vibration syndrome - Court of Session 18/11/05 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
Barry v Midland Bank plc 1999 (CA) admin 18/12/1997
B v (1) A (2) C - Tribunal was entitled to find serious allegations of sexual harassment proven [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - facts unknown to an employer at time of dismissal can affect compensation but cannot justify dismissal admin
Beijing Ton Ren Tang (UK) Ltd v Wang - whether there is failure to mitigate loss depends on all circumstances of particular case [2009] EAT admin 14/10/2009
Bradley & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - Judicial Review in pensions case 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
Beresford & Smith v The Solicitors Regulation Authority & the Law Society - Struck off solicitors' appeal is dismissed 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