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
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
Beattie v Leicester City Council - teaching support staff were employed by Governing Bodies, not Local Education Authority admin
Bascetta & Severn v Abbey National Plc - judge's efforts to manage hearing fairly, firmly and efficiently were not evidence of bias admin
Babula v Waltham Forest College - Whistleblowing [2006] EAT admin 17/05/2006
Brett v University of Reading - asbestos/mesothelioma - Court of Appeal 14.2.07 admin
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - NMW claim time barred [2007] EAT admin 04/04/2007
Blue Star Management Ltd v Williams EAT 1978 admin 01/02/1978
Betts & ors v Brintel Helicopters CA 1997 admin 26/03/1997
Brown v Rentokil Ltd ECJ 1998 admin 30/06/1998
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
Beasley v National Grid - unfair dismissal claim filed 88 seconds out of time cannot proceed - [2008] EWCA Civ 742, Court of Appeal on 6th June 2008. admin
Beat v Devon CC and West & East Putford Primary School - Costs [2005] EAT admin 06/12/2005
Bridge UK.Com Ltd (t/a Bridge Communications) v Abbey Pynford PLC - QBD 4.4.07 admin
Brechin City Football Club & ors v Campbell - Amending response to claim [2007] EAT admin 06/06/2007
Bari v Aspen Windows Group Ltd EAT 2001 admin 12/10/2001
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
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - facts unknown to an employer at time of dismissal can affect compensation but cannot justify dismissal admin
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust - EAT must not substitute its own view of the facts for that of a Tribunal admin 03/11/2011
Bakersfield Entertainment Ltd v Church and Stuart - Illegal contracts of employment [2005] EAT admin 04/11/2005
Bosses banned over crash deaths - Wiltshire Gazette and Herald 23.5.07 admin
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
British Home Stores v Burchell [1978] IRLR 379. admin 20/07/1978
Benson v Secretary of State (DTI) EAT 2003 admin 04/02/2003
Bower v. Stevens and anor CA 2004 admin 06/04/2004
Barratt v Accrington & Rosendale College EAT 2007 admin 12/01/2007
Bournemouth Borough Council v Leadbeater - extension of time request in application to set aside default judgment can be implied admin
Bascetta & Anor v Abbey National Plc - courts must be wary of seeing all complaints of bias as vexatious admin
Bakers Food & Allied Workers Union v Ippoma - Insufficient reasons for ruling dismissal was a ruse [2013] EAT admin 19/06/2013
Bootsmann v GSCC - Care Standards Tribunal 17.7.07 admin
Baines v Blackpool Borough Council - Equal value expert not appropriate when tribunal is considering genuine material factor defence [2007] EAT admin 18/12/2007
Banger & ors v Pall Mall Services EAT 1998 admin 22/01/1998
B v. A EAT 2007 admin 03/04/2007