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
Bernard v The Attorney General of Jamaica PC 2005 admin 07/10/2004
Bosses manipulated manager into quitting admin
Barros D'sa v University Hospital Coventry and Warwicks NHS Trust CA 2001 admin 18/06/2001
Barracks v Coles & anor. - CA 21.7.06 admin
B v A EAT 2007 admin 09/01/2007
Bashir & Bashir v Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Dismissal appeal failed: Neither error in law nor perverse [2010] EAT admin 27/05/2010
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
Brown v London Borough of Tower Hamlets - Grievance procedure not reasonably practicable [2006] EAT admin 17/11/2006
Brunnhofer v Bank der & Osterreichischen Postsparkasse AG ECJ 2001 admin 26/06/2001
Booth v Oldham MBC - dispute under LGPS Regulations 1997 must be resolved through process set out therein, not by High Court action admin
Brown v Methodist Council EAT 2002 admin 19/04/2002
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 15.11.06 admin
Brown v Stockton on Tees Borough Council HL 1988 admin 21/04/1988
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
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - facts unknown to an employer at time of dismissal can affect compensation but cannot justify dismissal admin
Brock v Minerva Dental Ltd - Overlap of statutory grievance and dismissal procedures and effect on time limits [2007] EAT admin 30/01/2007
Blue Star Management Ltd v Williams EAT 1978 admin 01/02/1978
Bvunzai v Glasgow CC - separate tribunal ruling on discrimination did not address the question before the current tribunal admin
Betts & ors v Brintel Helicopters CA 1997 admin 26/03/1997
Brown v Rentokil Ltd ECJ 1998 admin 30/06/1998
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
Bournemouth Borough Council v Leadbeater - extension of time request in application to set aside default judgment can be implied admin
Barrosso & ors. v Fahy - Response to a claim out of time because of delay in the post [2007] EAT admin 31/01/2007
Bari v Aspen Windows Group Ltd EAT 2001 admin 12/10/2001
Birmingham City Council v Akhtar & Ors - collective grievance under statutory procedures admin 02/05/2005
BBC v Ioannou CA 1975 admin 14/02/1975
Bird v Sylvester CA 2007 admin 04/10/2007
Brennan v J.H. Dewhurst Ltd EAT 1984 admin 20/05/2003
Burmis v (1) Governing Body of Aylesford School (2) Grosvenor (3) Lawson - Review decision was correctly made [2010] EAT admin 13/05/2010
Burt v UK Sports Centres Ltd - Tribunal was wrong to refuse to hear a claim because the employee failed to send a statutory grievance to a "hard to trace" employer [2008] EAT admin 11/07/2008
Borrer v Cardinal Security Ltd - zero hours contracts must be explicitly that admin
British Home Stores v Burchell [1978] IRLR 379. admin 20/07/1978
BA cabin crew sue over contract changes admin