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
Bushby v 1-2-1 Swimming Ltd - Automatically unfair reason for dismissal [2006] EAT admin 09/03/2006
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
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
Beart v H.M. Prison Service CA 2003 admin 28/01/2003
British Airways v Grundy EAT 2005 admin 19/08/2005
Bird v University Of Bristol - limited scope for a perversity appeal admin
Bass v Travis Perkins Trading Company Ltd - Constructive dismissal, errors concerning repudiatory breach [2005] EAT admin 15/12/2005
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
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
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
Bouzir v Country Style Foods Ltd - Race discrimination and the burden of proof [2011] EAT admin 18/05/2011
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
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
British Judo Association v Petty EAT 1981 admin 16/06/1981
Bainbridge v Circuit Foil (UK) Ltd CA 1997 admin 14/02/1997
Bolton School v Evans - Whistleblowing and IT hacker [2006] EAT admin 07/02/2006
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
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
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
Bullock v Alice Ottley School CA 1993 admin 15/10/1992
Barking & Dagenham LBC v Watts ChD 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Barke v Seetec Business Technology Centre Ltd - Correct approach to "last straw" reason for dismissal [2006] EAT admin 13/01/2006
Beasley v National Grid Electricity Transmissions - 88 seconds late claim form is out of time [2007] EAT admin 06/08/2007
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin