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
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
Baker v Quantum Clothing Group & ors - reasons for refusal to recuse on grounds of apparent judicial bias admin
Bromley v H.J. Quick Ltd EAT 1988 admin 28/07/1987
Barclays Bank Plc & Anor v HM Revenue & Customs - taxability of benefits to ex-employees - Court of Appeal 11.5.07 admin
Barke v SEETEC Business Technology Centre Ltd EAT 2006 admin 13/01/2006
Bryant v Sage Care Homes Ltd - employer should not necessarily wait for professional body's decision before dismissing employee admin
Bentwood Bros (Manchester) Ltd v Shepherd CA 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Beedell v West Ferry Printers CA 2001 admin 15/03/2001
Boss Projects LLP v Bragg - Scaffolding supervisor is 'worker' and can bring wages claim [2013] EAT admin 06/11/2013
Bayode v Chief Constable of Derbyshire - Keeping of notes about a police officer by colleagues did not, of itself, amount to a detriment [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
Brandeaux Advisers (UK) Ltd and Ors v Chadwick - recovery of salary paid to dismissed employee admin
Barber v Staffordshire County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Bunney v Burns Anderson Plc & Anor - limit on compensation awards by the Financial Services Ombudsman - High Court (Chancery Division) 25.5.07 admin
Byrne v BOC Ltd EAT 1992 admin 16/06/1992
Blockbuster Entertainment Ltd v James CA 2006 admin 25/05/2006
Brand v Compro Computer Services Ltd CA 2004 admin 16/02/2004
Baker Perkins Ltd v Melone & Others - Tribunal's seven month delay in issuing judgement was "unacceptable" [2008] EAT admin 24/09/2008
Burrow Down Support Services Ltd v Rossiter - Time spent sleeping was still time spent working for minimum wage requirements [2008] EAT admin 25/06/2008
Bulicke v Deutsche Büro Service GmbH, CJEC case C-246/09 - compatibility with EU law of domestic time limits for bringing discrimination claims admin
Burton & anor v de Vere Hotels EAT 1997 admin 18/09/1996
British Medical Association v Chaudhary - BMA not guilty of race discrimination in failing to support a doctor's claims against the regulatory authority - Court of Appeal 27.7.07 admin
Brentjens BV, Maatschappij BV & Albany BV (ECJ) 2001 admin 21/09/1999
B and C v A - (i) summary dismissal of suspected rapist not unlawful sex discrimination (ii) anonymisation admin
Beevor v Humberside Fire Brigade EAT 2003 admin 19/11/2003
Balgobin and Francis v Borough of Tower Hamlets EAT 1987 admin 14/07/1987
Brennan & Ors v (1) Sunderland City Council (2) Unison (3) GMB - Waiver of privilege depends on reliance and fairness [2008] EAT admin 16/12/2008
Bost Logistics Ltd v (1) Gumbley (2) Rowberry (3) Smith (4) Exel Europe Ltd; Sybersolve Solutions Ltd v Eleode - "Postal rule" (deeming arrival in the course of first class post) does not apply to appeals to EAT [2008] EAT admin 20/05/2008
British Airways Plc v Williams & Ors - pilots' holiday pay question referred by Supreme Court to CEJC admin
Bridge Trustees Ltd v Yates and ors (DWP intervening) CA 2010 admin 04/03/2010
Bryant & Another v The Law Society - dishonesty in disciplinary proceedings - QBD 21.12.07 admin
Brooks v British Telecom plc CA 1992 admin 27/11/1992
Bates v Liverpool City Council - demotion and constructive dismissal - EAT 25.1.07 admin
British Aerospace v Green & ors CA 1995 admin 23/03/1995