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
Bates v Malyon - burden of proof rules - [2008] EWHC 2386 (QB) 10.10.08 admin
Blue Chip Trading Ltd v Helbawi EAT 2009 admin 20/11/2008
BUPA Care Homes Ltd v Muscolino - Double jurisdiction (ET and Care Standards Tribunal) [2006] EAT admin 22/05/2006
Brodie v Ward (t/a First Steps Nursery) - Without prejudice letter cannot be "last straw" for constructive dismissal claim [2007] EAT admin 13/12/2007
Bradstock Group Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd v Bradstock Group pic & ors (ChD) 2002 admin 17/06/2002
Brownbill & Ors v St Helens & Knowsley Hospital NHS Trust EAT 2010 admin 06/08/2010
Birdi v (1) Dartford Visionplus Ltd (2) Specsavers Optical Group Ltd - postponement of hearing on medical grounds admin
Booth v Scottish Daily Record & Sunday Mail (1986) Ltd - Tribunal must provide adequate reasons for its conclusions [2008] EAT admin 19/06/2008
BT Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd v British Telecommunications Plc & Sec'y of State BIS - extent of Government liability under guarantee admin
Blockbuster Entertainment v James - strike out orders - Court of Appeal 25.5.06 admin
Beynon & ors v Scadden & ors (EAT) 1999 admin 14/06/1999
Bebbington v Palmer t/a Sturry News - Newspaper boy was not employee, and so could not claim unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 23/02/2010
Bhadra v General Medical Council & Others - Case management: Individuals should not be named as respondents just because they are "figureheads" of an organisation [2008] EAT admin 12/03/2008
Beart v H.M. Prison Service CA 2003 admin 28/01/2003
British Airways v Grundy EAT 2005 admin 19/08/2005
Byrnes v Bluesky Financial Claims & Anor - EJ erred in refusing review of review decision admin
Beales v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - Meaning of disability for DDA purposes [2006] EAT admin 18/09/2006
Bonhoeffer v General Medical Council - hearsay evidence admin
Burgess v Plymouth City Council, [2005] EWCA Civ 1659 Court of Appeal on 30th December 2005 admin
Briscoe v Lubrizol Ltd CA 2002 admin 23/04/2002
Bedhampton Dental Surgery v Henderson - Review application must provide evidence and reason why original decision was wrong [2008] EAT admin 04/11/2008
B v. A & anor - Continuing acts of sex harassment [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Busch v Klinikum Neustadt GmbH & Co Betriebs-KG ECJ 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Beart v H.M. Prison Service (No 2) CA 2005 admin 26/04/2005
Bryant v Sage Care Homes Ltd - employer should not necessarily wait for professional body's decision before dismissing employee admin
Burke v The British Council; ADT Fire & Security Plc. v Speyer; Cameron v Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes - Overseas element in employment disputes [2006] EAT admin 14/12/2006
Bascetta v Santander UK plc - fact finding by employment tribunals admin
Betafence Ltd v Veys & ors - sex discrimination and pension schemes High Court ChD on 8.5.06 admin
Blackstone Franks Investment Management v Robertson CA 1998 admin 07/04/1998
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
British Judo Association v Petty EAT 1981 admin 16/06/1981
Bainbridge v Circuit Foil (UK) Ltd CA 1997 admin 14/02/1997
B v A - sex discrimination and "but for" test - EAT 9.1.07 admin
Booth v United Kingdom - widow's pension and sex discrimination admin
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 9.5.06 admin