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
Bloxwich Fencing Ltd v Banks - Re-raising at the EAT an argument withdrawn at tribunal [2010] EAT admin 22/04/2010
Beedell v West Ferry Printers CA 2001 admin 15/03/2001
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
Briscoe v Lubrizol Ltd & anor CA 2000 admin 15/10/1999
Bossa v Nordstress Ltd EAT 1998 admin 02/03/1998
Baker v Metropolitan Police - late application to amend claim admin
Bryant v Sage Care Homes Ltd - employer should not necessarily wait for professional body's decision before dismissing employee admin
Bevan Ashford v Malin EAT 1994 admin 20/12/1994
Bushby v 1-2-1 Swimming Ltd - Automatically unfair reason for dismissal [2006] EAT admin 09/03/2006
British Telecom plc v Ticehurst CA 1992 admin 11/03/1992
BA pilot holiday pay row lands in court admin
Beroepsinstituut van Vastgoedmakelaars v Van Leuken - professional qualifications must be recognised across EU member states - ECJ Case C197/06 - 17.4.08 admin
Burton & anor v de Vere Hotels EAT 1997 admin 18/09/1996
Brentjens BV, Maatschappij BV & Albany BV (ECJ) 2001 admin 21/09/1999
Bournemouth University v Buckland - finding fundamental breach in constructive dismissal does not involve "range of reasonable responses" test admin
Beevor v Humberside Fire Brigade EAT 2003 admin 19/11/2003
Bridgewater Paper Co v (1) Hillyer (2) Reid - Unjustified limited interpretation of long-term disability scheme [2010] EAT admin 10/02/2010
Balgobin and Francis v Borough of Tower Hamlets EAT 1987 admin 14/07/1987
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council v Yerrakalva - costs awards and the "whole picture" of what happened in the case admin
Bartsch v Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) Altersfürsorge GmbH - no obligation to guarantee protection under Community law if the alleged discriminatory treatment does not fall within its scope - ECJ Case C427/06 AG's Opinion - 22.5.08 admin
Bridge Trustees Ltd v Yates and ors (DWP intervening) CA 2010 admin 04/03/2010
Brooks v British Telecom plc CA 1992 admin 27/11/1992
British Aerospace v Green & ors CA 1995 admin 23/03/1995
Baiyelo v London Borough of Southwark & ors - No ground for allowing appeal out of time [2011] EAT admin 05/04/2011
B and C v A - (i) summary dismissal of suspected rapist not unlawful sex discrimination (ii) anonymisation admin
Barker v Corus (UK) plc and other cases HL 2006 admin
Back Office Ltd v Percival & Ors - Court hands down fine for contempt of court order admin
Boldy v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension to a man - ECtHR 24.6.08 admin
Bland v Sparkes CA 1999 admin 07/12/1999
Burgess v Plymouth City Council CA 2006 admin 30/12/2005
BUPA Care Homes v Cann and Spillett v TESCO Stores Ltd - Grievance procedure time limit in disability cases [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Bates v Liverpool City Council - demotion and constructive dismissal - EAT 25.1.07 admin
British Gas Services Ltd v McCaull EAT 2001 admin 17/06/1999
Barrosso & ors. v Fahy - Review of default judgement [2007] EAT (Revised 8.6.07) admin 31/01/2007
Biffa Waste Services Ltd and anor v (1) Maschinenfabrik Ernst Hese GmbH (2) Outokumpu Wenmac AB and ors - the limits of vicarious liabiity for "borrowed employee" - [2008] EWCA Civ 1257 on 12.11.08 admin