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
Boardman v Copeland Borough Council CA 2001 admin 13/06/2001
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor EAT 2006 admin 16/10/2006
Burke v College of Law and the Solicitors' Regulation Authority - qualifications bodies and reasonable adjustments for disabled students admin
British Midland Airways Ltd v Hamed - Finding of failure to make reasonable adjustments was fully open to tribunal on facts [2010] EAT admin 03/11/2010
Barnes v Metropolitan Police Commissioner and the Independent Police Complaints Commission - Out of time race claim [2005] EAT admin 14/11/2005
Brunsdon v Pattinson & Brewer (1) and NURMTW (2), High Court, 29.6.06 admin
Blackgrove & Others v United Kingdom - widows benefits discrimination claims closed on settlement admin
Burns v Santander UK Plc EAT 2011 admin 23/03/2011
Burns v Killgerm Group Ltd - County Court pleading cannot amount to statutory grievance admin
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2011 admin 03/02/2011
Busfield v Sodexho Ltd EAT 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Booley v British Army MOD - time not extended for legally hopeless claim of unfair dismissal admin
Bedfordshire County Council v Eaton - Did a tribunal substitute its own view for that of employer in an unfair dismissal case [2006] EAT admin 26/02/2006
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor - Admissibility of "without prejudice" discussions [2006] EAT admin 16/10/2006
Buck & ors. v Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust - hospital's duty of care to staff [2006] EWCA Civ 1576 on 23.11.06 admin
Best Buy Co Inc & Anor v Worldwide Sales Corporation Espana SL - threats of litigation and the "without prejudice" rule admin
Banks v Tesco Stores Ltd EAT 1999 admin 15/09/1999
British Airways Plc v Mak & Others - Hong Kong based cabin crew worked partly in Great Britain admin
Butterfield v Rapidmark Ltd EAT 1998 admin 09/09/1998
Bruce & ors v Wiggins Teape (Stationery) Ltd EAT 1994 admin 13/05/1994
BP plc v Elstone (1) Petrotechnics (2) - whistleblowing claims can straddle employments admin
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - Tribunal's findings as to contractual terms binding on appeal [2010] EAT admin 25/11/2010
B v A - Sex discrimination and "but for" test [2007] EAT admin 09/01/2007
Blakemore & 41 others v United Kingdom - settlements of claims by homosexuals dismissed from armed forces - ECtHR 11.12.07 admin
Barts and the London NHS Trust v Verma - parties' intentions ascertained from words in their contractual context admin
Berry v G B Electronics EAT 2001 admin 17/10/2001
Bates Van Winkelhof v Clyde & Co LLP - whistle-blowing: equity partner was a "worker" admin
Brett v University of Reading CA 2007 admin 14/02/2007
Bunce v Postworth Ltd t-a Skyblue CA 2005 admin 04/05/2005
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
Bone v Fabcon Projects Ltd - Employer late in submitting response to unfair dismissal claim [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2007
British Gas Trading Ltd v Scott - Recurrence of condition before date of discrimination is evidence of likelihood of recurrence [2008] EAT admin 23/01/2008
Burton v HMRC - in absence of P45 employer correctly deducted tax at basic rate only: employee liable for tax shortfall admin
Brink's Global Services Inc and ors v Igrox Ltd and anor CA 2011 admin 27/10/2010
Buxton v Equinox Design Ltd EAT 1999 admin 19/11/1998
Birmingham City Council v Akhtar & Others - equal pay and the "same source" for terms and conditions admin