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
Best Buy Co Inc & Anor v Worldwide Sales Corporation Espana SL - threats of litigation and the "without prejudice" rule admin
Brunsdon v Pattinson & Brewer (1) and NURMTW (2), High Court, 29.6.06 admin
Burns v Santander UK Plc EAT 2011 admin 23/03/2011
Bailey v R&R Plant (Peterborough) Ltd - potentially invalid notice under statutory requirements of retirement procedures (now repealed). admin
Boardman v Copeland Borough Council CA 2001 admin 13/06/2001
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor EAT 2006 admin 16/10/2006
Beswick Paper Ltd v Britton - power to dispose of proceedings in absence of party is not intended as a punishment for party's mistakes admin
Bone v Fabcon Projects Ltd - Employer late in submitting response to unfair dismissal claim [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2007
B v A - Sex discrimination and "but for" test [2007] EAT admin 09/01/2007
Barts and the London NHS Trust v Verma - parties' intentions ascertained from words in their contractual context admin
Buck & ors. v Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust - hospital's duty of care to staff [2006] EWCA Civ 1576 on 23.11.06 admin
Banks v Tesco Stores Ltd EAT 1999 admin 15/09/1999
Burns v Killgerm Group Ltd - County Court pleading cannot amount to statutory grievance admin
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2011 admin 03/02/2011
Busfield v Sodexho Ltd EAT 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Bangura v Southern Cross Healthcare Group Plc & Anor - No transfer where dismissed employee appeals before transfer [2013] EAT admin 12/03/2013
Butterworth & ors v Evans and Haslam Homes Ltd - Extension of time limit without full consideration overruled [2007] EAT admin 20/02/2007
British Gas Trading Ltd v Scott - Recurrence of condition before date of discrimination is evidence of likelihood of recurrence [2008] EAT admin 23/01/2008
Burton v HMRC - in absence of P45 employer correctly deducted tax at basic rate only: employee liable for tax shortfall admin
Blakemore & 41 others v United Kingdom - settlements of claims by homosexuals dismissed from armed forces - ECtHR 11.12.07 admin
Berry v G B Electronics EAT 2001 admin 17/10/2001
British Airways Plc v Mak & Others - Hong Kong based cabin crew worked partly in Great Britain admin
Butterfield v Rapidmark Ltd EAT 1998 admin 09/09/1998
Bruce & ors v Wiggins Teape (Stationery) Ltd EAT 1994 admin 13/05/1994
BMB Recruitment v Hunter - Striking-out/dismissal [2006] EAT admin 18/01/2006
Beattie v Age Concern - Interpretation of a contract should take into account how it is operated as well as what it says [2007] EAT admin 08/02/2007
Babcock Wanson UK Ltd v. Wright - Certificate of correction set aside [2007] EAT admin 22/02/2007
Birmingham City Council v Abdulla - civil court can consider equal pay claim that is out of time in employment tribunal admin
Brink's Global Services Inc and ors v Igrox Ltd and anor CA 2011 admin 27/10/2010
Buxton v Equinox Design Ltd EAT 1999 admin 19/11/1998
Bates Van Winkelhof v Clyde & Co LLP - whistle-blowing: equity partner was a "worker" admin
Brett v University of Reading CA 2007 admin 14/02/2007
Bunce v Postworth Ltd t-a Skyblue CA 2005 admin 04/05/2005
Brien t/a Merafield View Nursing Home v Crisp - Relevance of incapacity benefit in assessing unfair dismissal compensation [2005] EAT admin 20/09/2005
Bayley v Whitbread Hotel Co Ltd (t/a Marriott Worsley Park Hotel) & Anor - Strike-out for deliberate failure to disclose report [2007] EAT admin 16/08/2007
B v A - Unfair dismissal and CRO enhanced disclosures [2007] EAT admin 03/04/2007