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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
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
Bartlett & Others v Secretary of State for Work & Pensions - DLA is "special benefit" and can lawfully be made subject to residence requirements admin
Biswas, R (on the application of) v The General Medical Council - suspension of doctor - High Court (QBD) 18.5.07 admin
Burgess & ors v Stevedoring Dervices Ltd PC 2002 admin 15/07/2002
Brown v London Borough of Croydon EAT 2006 admin 20/02/2006
BP plc v Elstone (1) Petrotechnics (2) - whistleblowing claims can straddle employments admin
Brill v Interactive Business Communications Ltd - Tribunal's findings as to contractual terms binding on appeal [2010] EAT admin 25/11/2010
Birmingham City Council & Anor v Emery - local authority did not have power to delegate power to dismiss to governors of community school 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
Buckland v Bournemouth University - a repudiatory breach of contract cannot be remedied so as to preclude its acceptance by the wronged party admin
Bloxham v Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer - age discrimination justified - London Central ET 9.10.07 admin
British Nursing Association v Inland Revenue (NMW Compliance Team) CA 2002 admin 26/03/2002
British Airways plc v UNITE the Unon (No 2) CA 2010 admin 20/05/2010
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
Bond v Urmet Gomus Communication & Security UK Ltd - information about redundancy selection criteria and unfair dismissal admin
Bunning v GT Bunning & Sons Ltd EAT 2005 admin 27/07/2005
Bolton School v Evans CA 2006 admin 07/02/2006
Briggs & Ors v Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - status of Maintenance Supervisors under NHS Agenda for Change agreement admin
Bond v United Kingdom - to claim violation of rights under ECHR "a person must be directly affected by the impugned measure" - ECtHR 1.4.08 admin
Bennett v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd CA 2002 admin 18/04/2002
Bulicke v Deutsche B?ro Service GmbH, CJEC 2010 admin 08/07/2010
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
Bells Food Group Ltd v Latimer - employer's duties under statutory grievance procedures are very limited admin
Bacica v Muir EAT 2005 admin 20/09/2005
Barclays Bank plc v O'Brien CA 1994 admin 30/06/1994
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo - agricultural workers, and different male/female retirement ages admin
Bone v London Borough of Newham - the "slip-rule" and the overriding objective - [2008] EWCA Civ 435, Court of Appeal 30.4.08 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
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
Birch & 99 Others v Walsall MBC & Others - technical points on the (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure admin