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
Butterfield v Rapidmark Ltd EAT 1998 admin 09/09/1998
Briggs & Ors v Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - status of Maintenance Supervisors under NHS Agenda for Change agreement admin
Bruce & ors v Wiggins Teape (Stationery) Ltd EAT 1994 admin 13/05/1994
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
Baynton v. South West Trains Ltd EAT 2005 admin 22/06/2005
Barnsley Metropolitan BC v Prest EAT 1996 admin 18/05/1995
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
Bailey v R&R Plant (Peterborough) Ltd - potentially invalid notice under statutory requirements of retirement procedures (now repealed). admin
Brett v University of Reading CA 2007 admin 14/02/2007
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo - agricultural workers, and different male/female retirement ages admin
Bunce v Postworth Ltd t-a Skyblue CA 2005 admin 04/05/2005
Bone v London Borough of Newham - the "slip-rule" and the overriding objective - [2008] EWCA Civ 435, Court of Appeal 30.4.08 admin
Boddington v Lawton ChD 1994 admin 04/02/1994
Barracks v Coles and anor CA 2006 admin 21/07/2006
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
Burns v Killgerm Group Ltd - County Court pleading cannot amount to statutory grievance admin
Bombardier Aerospace-Shorts Brothers PLC v McConnell & ors, NICA 2007 admin 10/09/2007
Black & Anor v Wilkinson - justification must involve convincing and weighty reasons admin
Basingstoke Press Ltd (The) (in administration) v Clarke EAT 2007 admin 09/01/2007
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
Bessenden Properties Ltd v Corness CA 1977 admin 08/10/1974
Bickley (J&S) Ltd v Washer EAT 1977 admin 17/02/1977
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 Airways Plc v Mak & Others - Hong Kong based cabin crew worked partly in Great Britain admin
Bateman & Others v Asda Stores Ltd EAT 2010 admin 11/02/2010
Bishop v Golstein - the application of 35(d) of the Partnership Act admin
British Airways v Starmer EAT 2005 admin 21/07/2005
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
Beaumont v Amicus EAT 2006 admin 11/08/2006
Bradford City Metropolitan Council v Arora CA 1991 admin 27/11/1990
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