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
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
BUQ v HRE - In appropriate circumstances a High Court case may be adjourned pending resolution of related proceedings before ET admin
BO v Entry Clearance Officer, Lagos - Domestic worker, connection with Sponsor - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal 5.6.06 admin
BNP Paribas v Mezzotero EAT 2004 admin 30/03/2004
Bryant v Sage Care Homes Ltd - employer should not necessarily wait for professional body's decision before dismissing employee admin
Bamsey and ors v Albon Engineering Ltd CA 2004 admin 25/03/2004
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - Tribunal entitled to accept untested evidence from witness statement [2011] EAT admin 29/11/2011
Balfour Beatty Power Networks Ltd & Interserve Industrial Services Ltd v Wilcox, Seymour, ors, and IM Realisation Ltd - Transfer of Undertakings: Consultation ; Practice & Procedure: Appellate Jurisdiction - new on EAT website 3/1/06 admin
Blockbuster Entertainment v James - strike out orders - Court of Appeal 25.5.06 admin
Beynon & ors v Scadden & ors (EAT) 1999 admin 14/06/1999
British Airways Plc v Unite the Union (No 2) - ballot information requirement not to be too strictly enforced admin
Billy McGhee v Diageo Plc - overruling lower court discretion - Inner House, Court of Session 14.6.07 admin
Biggs v Somerset County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Bishun v Hertfordshire Probation Service - EAT should not submit tribunal judgment to "unrealistic, minute, myopic assessment" [2011] EAT admin 24/08/2011
Beecham v Technicolor Disc Services International Ltd - Territorial jurisdiction [2006] EAT admin 20/10/2006
Burgess v Plymouth City Council, [2005] EWCA Civ 1659 Court of Appeal on 30th December 2005 admin
Briscoe v Lubrizol Ltd CA 2002 admin 23/04/2002
Bianca Brandes v Land Niedersachsen Leave accrued but untaken not subject to reduction when hours reduce admin
Bradley & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2008] EWCA Civ 36, CA on 7.2.08 admin
Bowden v Tuffnells Parcels Express Ltd EAT 2000 admin 06/04/2000
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin
Bachnak v Emerging Markets Partnership (Europe) Ltd CA 2003 admin 25/03/2003
Boras Topic v Hollyland Pitta Bakery and others - costs admin
Breakell v West Midlands Reserve Forces & Cadets Association - ACF Instructor was "volunteer" [2011] EAT admin 11/04/2011
Betafence Ltd v Veys & ors - sex discrimination and pension schemes High Court ChD on 8.5.06 admin
Blackstone Franks Investment Management v Robertson CA 1998 admin 07/04/1998
British Airways plc v Williams & Ors - calculation of holiday pay for pilots admin
Burden v United Kingdom - siblings sharing a home do not qualify for protection from discrimination under Civil Partnership Act 2004 - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
Bradstock Group Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd v Bradstock Group pic & ors (ChD) 2002 admin 17/06/2002
British Car Auctions Ltd v Adams - allegation against lay member of bias admin
Brownbill & Ors v St Helens & Knowsley Hospital NHS Trust EAT 2010 admin 06/08/2010
Barnet Enfield & Haringey Mental Health Trust v Mars admin
Blundell v The Governing Body of St Andrew's Catholic Primary School & anor - Return to "same job" after additional maternity leave [2007] EAT admin 10/05/2007
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 9.5.06 admin
British United Shoe Machinery Co Ltd v Clarke EAT 1978 admin 11/07/1977