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
Bhardwaj v First Division Association (FDA) & Ors - apparent bias, and waiver of the right to seek recusal admin
Briggs & Ors v Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - status of Maintenance Supervisors under NHS Agenda for Change agreement admin
Bond v United Kingdom - to claim violation of rights under ECHR "a person must be directly affected by the impugned measure" - ECtHR 1.4.08 admin
Balls v Downham Market High School and College EAT 2011 admin 15/11/2010
BP plc v Elstone (1) Petrotechnics (2) - whistleblowing claims can straddle employments admin
Bonser v RJB Mining (UK) Ltd CA 2004 admin 09/06/2003
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - Tribunal's findings as to contractual terms binding on appeal [2010] EAT admin 25/11/2010
Baynton v Saurus General Engineers Ltd EAT 2000 admin 24/06/1999
Birds Eye Walls Ltd v Roberts ECJ 1994 admin 09/11/1993
Bailey v R&R Plant (Peterborough) Ltd - potentially invalid notice under statutory requirements of retirement procedures (now repealed). admin
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo - agricultural workers, and different male/female retirement ages admin
Bone v London Borough of Newham - the "slip-rule" and the overriding objective - [2008] EWCA Civ 435, Court of Appeal 30.4.08 admin
Beecham v Technicolor Disc Services International Ltd EAT 2006 admin 20/10/2005
Beswick Paper Ltd v Britton - power to dispose of proceedings in absence of party is not intended as a punishment for party's mistakes admin
Boorman v Allmakes Ltd CA 1995 admin 11/04/1995
Bone v Fabcon Projects Ltd - Employer late in submitting response to unfair dismissal claim [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2007
Bone v Fabcon Projects Ltd [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2006
British Airways plc v Mak and ors CA 2011 admin 24/02/2011
Burns v Killgerm Group Ltd - County Court pleading cannot amount to statutory grievance admin
Black & Anor v Wilkinson - justification must involve convincing and weighty reasons admin
BRB (Residuary) Ltd v Connex South Eastern Train Co) Ltd - entitlement to indemnity survived mistake, due to Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978 - 23.5.08 admin
Baynton v. South West Trains Ltd EAT 2005 admin 22/06/2005
Barnsley Metropolitan BC v Prest EAT 1996 admin 18/05/1995
Bangura v Southern Cross Healthcare Group Plc & Anor - No transfer where dismissed employee appeals before transfer [2013] EAT admin 12/03/2013
Butterworth & ors v Evans and Haslam Homes Ltd - Extension of time limit without full consideration overruled [2007] EAT admin 20/02/2007
Buchler & anr v Hortop ChD 1998 admin 18/06/1998
Barke v SEETEC Business Technology Centre Ltd CA 2005 admin 16/05/2005
British Airways Plc v Mak & Others - Hong Kong based cabin crew worked partly in Great Britain admin
Bishop v Golstein - the application of 35(d) of the Partnership Act admin
Bartsch v Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) Altersfürsorge GmbH - no obligation to guarantee protection under Community law if the alleged discriminatory treatment has no link with Community law - ECJ Case C427/06 23.9.08 admin
Boddington v Lawton ChD 1994 admin 04/02/1994
Barracks v Coles and anor CA 2006 admin 21/07/2006
BMB Recruitment v Hunter - Striking-out/dismissal [2006] EAT admin 18/01/2006
Beattie v Age Concern - Interpretation of a contract should take into account how it is operated as well as what it says [2007] EAT admin 08/02/2007
Berg v Besselsen ECJ 1990 admin 05/05/1988
Brock v Minerva Dental Ltd EAT 2007 admin 30/01/2007