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
Birmingham City Council & Anor v Emery - local authority did not have power to delegate power to dismiss to governors of community school admin
Burton v HMRC - in absence of P45 employer correctly deducted tax at basic rate only: employee liable for tax shortfall admin
Banks v Chief Adjudication Officer HL 2001 admin 28/06/2001
Barber v RJB Mining (UK) Ltd QBD 1999 admin 03/03/1999
Brash-Hall v Getty Images Ltd - compensation for loss of job while on maternity leave - Court of Appeal on 9.5.06 admin
Bowyer v Siemens plc, EAT 2005 admin 09/03/2005
Bright v Group Taxibus Ltd - New points can be raised on appeal only in exceptional circumstances [2009] EAT admin 23/01/2009
Beck v (1) London Borough of Camden (2) Supporta Care Ltd - No necessity to imply contract of employment between agency worker and either agency or end user [2008] EAT admin 24/06/2008
Bennett v London Borough of Southwark CA 2002 admin 21/02/2002
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 9.5.06 admin
British United Shoe Machinery Co Ltd v Clarke EAT 1978 admin 11/07/1977
Bone v (1) LB Newham (2) Dawes (3) Qureshi (4) Abu (5) Maddison - Tribunal errors in calculation of losses [2009] EAT admin 04/02/2009
British Association for Service to the Elderly (1) Duckworth (2) v Lawton - Reasonableness of dismissal is a question of fact for an employment tribunal, to be overturned on appeal only if perverse [2008] EAT admin 06/06/2008
Benviste v Kingston University - Victimisation and protected acts [2007] EAT admin 28/03/2007
Burke v The College of Law & Anor - competency standards, PCPs, and reasonable adjustments for disability admin
Bentwood Bros (Manchester) Ltd v Shepherd CA 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Beedell v West Ferry Printers CA 2001 admin 15/03/2001
Blake v United Kingdom - delay jeopardising fair trial - ECtHR 26.9.06 admin
Boyle & ors v EOC (ECJ) 1999 admin 27/10/1998
Blair & Ors v Hotel Solutions London Ltd - No requirement to work overtime, so no entitlement to be paid overtime [2012] EAT admin 17/01/2012
Blue Chip Trading v Helbawi EAT on 20.11.08 admin
Bon Groundwork Ltd v Foster - ET decision made without jurisdiction cannot give rise to "issue estoppel" admin
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin
Bevan Ashford v Malin EAT 1994 admin 20/12/1994
British Telecom plc v Ticehurst CA 1992 admin 11/03/1992
Bennett v HM Revenue & Customs - income tax and accommodation expenses - UKSPC 28.12.06 admin
Bax Global Ltd v French EAT 2003 admin 02/10/2003
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - Tribunal entitled to accept untested evidence from witness statement [2011] EAT admin 29/11/2011
Balfour Beatty Power Networks Ltd & Interserve Industrial Services Ltd v Wilcox, Seymour, ors, and IM Realisation Ltd - Transfer of Undertakings: Consultation ; Practice & Procedure: Appellate Jurisdiction - new on EAT website 3/1/06 admin
Bamber, R (on the application of) v HM Revenue & Customs - High Court (Administrative) 4.4.07 admin
British Car Auctions Ltd v Adams - allegation against lay member of bias admin
Bissonauth v. The Sugar Fund Insurance Board (Mauritius ) - failure to consult before dismissal - Privy Council 19.3.07 admin
Barnes and ors v Leavesley and ors EAT 2001 admin 13/07/2000
Barnetson v Framlington Group Ltd CA 2007 admin 24/05/2007
Bernadone v Pall Mall Services Group & ors (CA) 2001 admin 16/05/2000
Bishun v Hertfordshire Probation Service - EAT should not submit tribunal judgment to "unrealistic, minute, myopic assessment" [2011] EAT admin 24/08/2011