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
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
Bedford v. Pilgrims Group Ltd - Minor breach of contract and constructive unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 25/06/2010
British Association for Shooting & Conservation v Cokayne - Dismissal on withdrawal under Rule 25 is absolute bar to second identical claim [2007] EAT admin 19/10/2007
Barnes and ors v Leavesley and ors EAT 2001 admin 13/07/2000
Barnetson v Framlington Group Ltd CA 2007 admin 24/05/2007
B v A - sex discrimination and "but for" test - EAT 9.1.07 admin
Booth v United Kingdom - widow's pension and sex discrimination admin
Bullimore v (1) Pothecary Witham Weld Solicitors (2) Hawthorne - withdrawal of job offer did not break victimisation chain of causation admin
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
BUPA Care Homes Ltd v Muscolino - Double jurisdiction (ET and Care Standards Tribunal) [2006] EAT admin 22/05/2006
Brodie v Ward (t/a First Steps Nursery) - Without prejudice letter cannot be "last straw" for constructive dismissal claim [2007] EAT admin 13/12/2007
BNP Paribas v Mezzotero EAT 2004 admin 30/03/2004
Bamsey and ors v Albon Engineering Ltd CA 2004 admin 25/03/2004
Bapio Action Ltd & Anor, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department & Anor - Changes in Immigration Rules applying to foreign doctors [2007] EWHC admin 09/02/2007
Brown-Quinn & Anor v Equity Syndicate Managment LTD & Anor - insurance companies, non-panel solicitors, and reasonable fees admin 21/10/2011
Big City Leisure Ltd v McCarthy - Amendment to ET3 should be allowed where no relevant admission made admin
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
Bebbington v Palmer t/a Sturry News - Newspaper boy was not employee, and so could not claim unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 23/02/2010
Bhadra v General Medical Council & Others - Case management: Individuals should not be named as respondents just because they are "figureheads" of an organisation [2008] EAT admin 12/03/2008
Biggs v Somerset County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Benviste v Kingston University - Victimisation and protected acts [2007] EAT admin 28/03/2007
Burke v The College of Law & Anor - competency standards, PCPs, and reasonable adjustments for disability admin
Birdi v (1) Dartford Visionplus Ltd (2) Specsavers Optical Group Ltd - postponement of hearing on medical grounds admin
Baker Perkins Ltd v Melone & Others - Tribunal's seven month delay in issuing judgement was "unacceptable" [2008] EAT admin 24/09/2008
Burrow Down Support Services Ltd v Rossiter - Time spent sleeping was still time spent working for minimum wage requirements [2008] EAT admin 25/06/2008
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
Botham v The Ministry of Defence - High Court claim could not be used to recover costs of ET unfair dismissal proceedings admin
BIS v (1) McDonagh (2) Briman DBS Ltd admin
Balfour Beatty Power Networks Ltd & anor v Wilcox, Seymour and ors - TUPE - CA 21.9.06 admin
Barker v Westbridge International Ltd EAT 2000 admin 08/06/2000
Brennan & Ors v (1) Sunderland City Council (2) Unison (3) GMB - Waiver of privilege depends on reliance and fairness [2008] EAT admin 16/12/2008
Bost Logistics Ltd v (1) Gumbley (2) Rowberry (3) Smith (4) Exel Europe Ltd; Sybersolve Solutions Ltd v Eleode - "Postal rule" (deeming arrival in the course of first class post) does not apply to appeals to EAT [2008] EAT admin 20/05/2008