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
Barker v Corus (UK) plc and other cases HL 2006 admin 03/05/2006
Bennett v London Borough of Southwark CA 2002 admin 21/02/2002
Bradford & Bingley Plc v McCarthy - common sense standards must be applied in considering burden of proof in unfair dismissal cases admin
BEC Pension Trustee Ltd v Sheppeck ChD 2002 admin 30/01/2002
Bly (A.D) Construction Limited v Cochrane EAT 2005 admin 23/11/2005
Bamber, R (on the application of) v HM Revenue & Customs - High Court (Administrative) 4.4.07 admin
Bolton School v Evans - Whistleblowing and IT hacker [2006] EAT admin 07/02/2006
Bissonauth v. The Sugar Fund Insurance Board (Mauritius ) - failure to consult before dismissal - Privy Council 19.3.07 admin
Brocklebank v Tile Depot Training Ltd - Out of time unfair dismissal claim not saved by reason of grievance procedure being started [2007] EAT admin 19/04/2007
Bentwood Bros (Manchester) Ltd v Shepherd CA 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Beedell v West Ferry Printers CA 2001 admin 15/03/2001
Beck v Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, EAT - disclosure of documents admin
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
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group & ors - reasons for refusal to recuse on grounds of apparent judicial bias admin
Barke v Seetec Business Technology Centre Ltd - Correct approach to "last straw" reason for dismissal [2006] EAT admin 13/01/2006
Barclays Bank Plc & Anor v HM Revenue & Customs - taxability of benefits to ex-employees - Court of Appeal 11.5.07 admin
Beasley v National Grid Electricity Transmissions - 88 seconds late claim form is out of time [2007] EAT admin 06/08/2007
Bevan Ashford v Malin EAT 1994 admin 20/12/1994
British Telecom plc v Ticehurst CA 1992 admin 11/03/1992
BAA Ltd v Davies - reasonableness of employer's investigation into alleged misconduct 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
BUQ v HRE - In appropriate circumstances a High Court case may be adjourned pending resolution of related proceedings before ET admin
Bedford v. Pilgrims Group Ltd - Minor breach of contract and constructive unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 25/06/2010
BO v Entry Clearance Officer, Lagos - Domestic worker, connection with Sponsor - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal 5.6.06 admin
British Association for Shooting & Conservation v Cokayne - Dismissal on withdrawal under Rule 25 is absolute bar to second identical claim [2007] EAT admin 19/10/2007
Barnes and ors v Leavesley and ors EAT 2001 admin 13/07/2000
Barnetson v Framlington Group Ltd CA 2007 admin 24/05/2007
Bullimore v (1) Pothecary Witham Weld Solicitors (2) Hawthorne - withdrawal of job offer did not break victimisation chain of causation 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
British Airways Plc v Unite the Union (No 2) - ballot information requirement not to be too strictly enforced admin
BUPA Care Homes Ltd v Muscolino - Double jurisdiction (ET and Care Standards Tribunal) [2006] EAT admin 22/05/2006
Billy McGhee v Diageo Plc - overruling lower court discretion - Inner House, Court of Session 14.6.07 admin
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