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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
Benveniste v University of Southampton CA 1989 admin 23/11/1988
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - remission by EAT of case that could not succeed wasted costs and was "abuse of process" admin
Barchester Healthcare Ltd v Tayeh - Tribunal wrongly substituted own view for that of employer [2012] EAT admin 11/04/2012
Burgess v Bear Stearns International Ltd - Tribunal's approach to Polkey - Assuming that is what it was - Was flawed [2011] EAT admin 10/02/2011
Beardshall v Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council & Ors - genuine ill health should be investigated 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
Bristol City Council v Palma - Abuse of process [2006] EAT admin 21/11/2006
British Transport Commission v Gourley HL 1955 admin 08/12/1955
Bhatt v Fontain Motors Ltd - Health & Safety, falls from height admin
Bijlani v Stewart QC & Ors admin
Baxter v Titan Aviation Ltd - Avoiding confusion between "working time" and "working" for minimum wage purposes [2011] EAT admin 30/08/2011
Brennan & Others v (1) Sunderland City Council (2) GMB (3) Unison - unlawful discrimination and contribution towards liability admin
British Aerospace v Green & ors CA 1995 admin 23/03/1995
Barker v Corus (UK) plc and other cases HL 2006 admin
Barratt v. Accrington & Rossendale College - Sickness and claim of unfair constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 12/01/2007
Banks v Ablex Ltd CA 2005 admin 24/02/2005
British Airways Plc v Williams & Ors - pilots' holiday pay was correctly based on "basic pay" admin
Bowyer v Siemens - compensation for unfair dismissal when an employee's entitlement would otherwise be above the statutory cap. admin
Bird v British Celanese Ltd KB 1945 admin 08/03/1944
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - "Schoolboy howler" of slightly late answer did not warrant debarring respondent from appeal hearing [2010] EAT admin 10/11/2010
Bungay & Ors v Saini & Ors - agency, joint and several liability, and aggravated damages for post-employment conduct admin
British Gas Services Ltd v McCaull EAT 2001 admin 17/06/1999
Bapio Action Ltd & Anor, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department & Anor [2007] EWHC admin 09/02/2007
Babula v Waltham Forest College CA 2007 admin 07/03/2007
Barts and the London NHS Trust v Verma - rational interpretation of pay-protection scheme terms and conditions admin
Bateman & Others v Asda Stores Ltd - contract entitled employer to unilaterally amend pay scheme admin
BP plc v Elstone EAT 2010 admin 31/03/2010
Badra v Gardiner & Theobald LLP - For an employment tribunal to have jurisdiction, an ET1 claim form must give details of the claim [2012] EAT admin 24/09/2010
Bal v Parallel Realisations 1 Ltd - Review necessary where new light comes to light admin
Buckland v Bournemouth University Higher Education Corporation CA 2010 admin 24/02/2010
Bainbridge & ors v Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council (No 2) EAT 2007 admin 23/03/2007
Bainbridge & ors v Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council and Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Williams & ors - Equal Pay [2007] EAT admin 23/03/2007
Brayshaw v Lambeth Community of Refugees from Vietnam EAT 2003 admin 16/12/2003
Barry v Southwark London Borough Council - meaning of "worker" admin
Barnes v (1) Martello Professional Risks Ltd & Others (2) Parabis Law LLP - misunderstanding as to purpose of PHR in TUPE claim was ground for review admin