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
British Nursing Association v Inland Revenue (NMW Compliance Team) CA 2002 admin 26/03/2002
British Airways plc v UNITE the Unon (No 2) CA 2010 admin 20/05/2010
Buck & ors. v Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust - hospital's duty of care to staff [2006] EWCA Civ 1576 on 23.11.06 admin
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - Tribunal could itself decide unless order was disproportionate and revoke it [2010] EAT admin 20/04/2010
Barot v London Borough of Brent [2013] EAT admin 17/01/2013
Banks v Tesco Stores Ltd EAT 1999 admin 15/09/1999
Bruno & Pettini v Istituto nazionale della previdenza sociale (INPS) - calculation of pension rights of part-time workers admin
Balls v Downham Market High School and College - Test for strike-out is extremely high: "No reasonable prospect of success" [2010] EAT admin 15/11/2010
Butt v Children & Family Court Advisory & Support Service - "reverse Polkey principle" cannot cure automatically unfair dismissal - EAT 30.11.07 admin
Bennett v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd CA 2002 admin 18/04/2002
Bulicke v Deutsche B?ro Service GmbH, CJEC 2010 admin 08/07/2010
Blakemore & 41 others v United Kingdom - settlements of claims by homosexuals dismissed from armed forces - ECtHR 11.12.07 admin
Barnes v Metropolitan Police Commissioner and the Independent Police Complaints Commission - Out of time race claim [2005] EAT admin 14/11/2005
BT v Daniels admin
Berry v G B Electronics EAT 2001 admin 17/10/2001
Blackgrove & Others v United Kingdom - widows benefits discrimination claims closed on settlement admin
BIS v (1) Coward (2) Local Taverns Ltd (dissolved company) - Claimant must prove "insolvency" to be entitled to notice pay from SofS [2011] EAT admin 21/07/2011
Blitz v Equant Integration Services Ltd t/a Orange Business Services - disability discrimination and written submissions admin
Boardman v Copeland Borough Council CA 2001 admin 13/06/2001
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor EAT 2006 admin 16/10/2006
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor - Admissibility of "without prejudice" discussions [2006] EAT admin 16/10/2006
Birmingham City Council (1) Semlali (2) v Millwood - difference in status and treatment alone do not support inference of discrimination admin
Brink's Global Services Inc and ors v Igrox Ltd and anor CA 2011 admin 27/10/2010
Best Buy Co Inc & Anor v Worldwide Sales Corporation Espana SL - threats of litigation and the "without prejudice" rule admin
Bailey v Alexander House Agencies Ltd - Perversity appeal succeeds [2011] EAT admin 16/02/2011
Buxton v Equinox Design Ltd EAT 1999 admin 19/11/1998
Bullock v Norfolk County Council - foster carer was not a "worker"; her relationship with local authority was statutory not contractual admin 24/01/2011
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2011 admin 03/02/2011
Busfield v Sodexho Ltd EAT 2003 admin 26/02/2003
B v A - Sex discrimination and "but for" test [2007] EAT admin 09/01/2007
Burke v College of Law and the Solicitors' Regulation Authority - qualifications bodies and reasonable adjustments for disabled students admin
Bunning v GT Bunning & Sons Ltd EAT 2005 admin 27/07/2005
Barts and the London NHS Trust v Verma - parties' intentions ascertained from words in their contractual context 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
Bolton School v Evans CA 2006 admin 07/02/2006
Bhardwaj v First Division Association (FDA) & Ors - apparent bias, and waiver of the right to seek recusal admin