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
Betafence Ltd v Veys & ors - sex discrimination and pension schemes High Court ChD on 8.5.06 admin
Beecham v Technicolor Disc Services International Ltd - Territorial jurisdiction [2006] EAT admin 20/10/2006
Blackstone Franks Investment Management v Robertson CA 1998 admin 07/04/1998
Bianca Brandes v Land Niedersachsen Leave accrued but untaken not subject to reduction when hours reduce admin
Bradley & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2008] EWCA Civ 36, CA on 7.2.08 admin
Beart v H.M. Prison Service CA 2003 admin 28/01/2003
British Airways v Grundy EAT 2005 admin 19/08/2005
Big City Leisure Ltd v McCarthy - Amendment to ET3 should be allowed where no relevant admission made admin
Boras Topic v Hollyland Pitta Bakery and others - costs admin
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 9.5.06 admin
Breakell v West Midlands Reserve Forces & Cadets Association - ACF Instructor was "volunteer" [2011] EAT admin 11/04/2011
British United Shoe Machinery Co Ltd v Clarke EAT 1978 admin 11/07/1977
British Airways plc v Williams & Ors - calculation of holiday pay for pilots admin
Burden v United Kingdom - siblings sharing a home do not qualify for protection from discrimination under Civil Partnership Act 2004 - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
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
Birdi v (1) Dartford Visionplus Ltd (2) Specsavers Optical Group Ltd - postponement of hearing on medical grounds admin
Barnet Enfield & Haringey Mental Health Trust v Mars admin
Blake v United Kingdom - delay jeopardising fair trial - ECtHR 26.9.06 admin
Blundell v The Governing Body of St Andrew's Catholic Primary School & anor - Return to "same job" after additional maternity leave [2007] EAT admin 10/05/2007
Boyle & ors v EOC (ECJ) 1999 admin 27/10/1998
Birmingham City Council v Abdulla & Ors - equal pay claims in High Court after ET deadline has expired admin
Boyd v Renfrewshire Council - given findings of fact, tribunal's decision was not one that no reasonable tribunal could have reached - Court of Session 11.6.08 admin
British Judo Association v Petty EAT 1981 admin 16/06/1981
Bainbridge v Circuit Foil (UK) Ltd CA 1997 admin 14/02/1997
Byrnes v Bluesky Financial Claims & Anor - EJ erred in refusing review of review decision admin
Barlow v Stone - disability discrimination claims against fellow employees admin
Bennett v HM Revenue & Customs - income tax and accommodation expenses - UKSPC 28.12.06 admin
British Telecommunications Plc v Adamson & Ors - TUPE: Automatically unfair dismissal [2012] EAT admin 27/09/2012
Bax Global Ltd v French EAT 2003 admin 02/10/2003
Boots Management Services Ltd, R (On the Application Of) v The Central Arbitration Committee - union's application for recognition fails admin
British Airways Plc v Grundy - negotiated agreement which causes disparity of pay cannot be used to justify that disparity - Court of Appeal 28.7.08 admin
Bullock v Alice Ottley School CA 1993 admin 15/10/1992
Barking & Dagenham LBC v Watts ChD 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Bryant v Sage Care Homes Ltd - employer should not necessarily wait for professional body's decision before dismissing employee admin
Benveniste v Kingston University EAT - confusion of consequences of wrongful dismissal and unfair dismissal admin