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
Bird v University Of Bristol - limited scope for a perversity appeal admin
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin
Bass v Travis Perkins Trading Company Ltd - Constructive dismissal, errors concerning repudiatory breach [2005] EAT admin 15/12/2005
Bahl v Law Society & ors - [2003] EAT admin 31/07/2003
Barber v Somerset County Council HL 2004 admin 01/04/2004
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
Barclays Bank Plc & Anor v HM Revenue & Customs - taxability of benefits to ex-employees - Court of Appeal 11.5.07 admin
British Car Auctions Ltd v Adams - allegation against lay member of bias admin
Bouzir v Country Style Foods Ltd - Race discrimination and the burden of proof [2011] EAT admin 18/05/2011
British Airways Plc v Unite the Union - failure to comply with statutory requirements as to ballots made proposed strike unlawful admin
BBC v Kelly-Phillips CA 1998 admin 24/04/1998
Brandeaux Advisers (UK) Ltd and Ors v Chadwick - recovery of salary paid to dismissed employee admin
Bunney v Burns Anderson Plc & Anor - limit on compensation awards by the Financial Services Ombudsman - High Court (Chancery Division) 25.5.07 admin
Brownbill & Ors v St Helens & Knowsley Hospital NHS Trust - Equal pay (NHS loses on "what to compare" point) admin
BUPA Care Homes v Cann and Spillett v TESCO Stores Ltd - Grievance procedure time limit in disability cases [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Barrosso & ors. v Fahy - Review of default judgement [2007] EAT (Revised 8.6.07) admin 31/01/2007
British Association for Shooting and Conservation v Cokayne EAT 2007 admin 12/10/2007
Barratt v Hughes and another (t-a Colonia of Bailgate) EAT 2003 admin 21/05/2003
Ben R Palmer v The Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs - income tax relied for seamen - Scottish Court of Session 16.02.206 admin
British School of Motoring v Fowler EAT 2006 admin 24/02/2006
Bulicke v Deutsche Büro Service GmbH, CJEC case C-246/09 - compatibility with EU law of domestic time limits for bringing discrimination claims admin
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
Bourne v ECT Bus CIC - disability: eight hours spent driving a bus is not a "normal day-to-day activity" admin
British School of Motoring v Fowler - Extension of time and costs [2006] EAT admin 24/02/2006
Beaven v Lichfield Personnel and Recuritment Ltd (t/a Concorde Personnel) - Unpaid commission claim [2007] EAT admin 02/05/2007
Banks v Theatre Royal de la Monnaie ECJ 2000 admin 30/03/2000
BCCI v Ali & ors (No 2) CA 2002 admin 31/01/2002
Barker v Corus (UK) Plc and other cases - asbestos - HL 3.5.06 admin
Britannia Heat Transfer Ltd (in re) ChD 2007 admin 21/02/2007
British Airways Plc v Williams & Ors - pilots' holiday pay question referred by Supreme Court to CEJC admin
Bryant & Another v The Law Society - dishonesty in disciplinary proceedings - QBD 21.12.07 admin
Bass v Travis Perkins Trading Company Ltd - duty of employment tribunal to consider and explain re-instatement and re-engagement - EAT 21.5.08 admin
Benjamin v Interlacing Ribbon Ltd - Sick pay entitlement [2005] EAT admin 01/11/2005
Brentwood & Ongar Conservative Association v Hamilton - Polkey principle must be considered in finding of procedurally unfair dismissal [2007] EAT admin 22/05/2007