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
Birmingham City Council (1) Semlali (2) v Millwood - difference in status and treatment alone do not support inference of discrimination admin
Birmingham City Council & Tatlow v Samuels - Race discrimination, victimisation and the burden of proof [2007] EAT admin 24/10/2007
Birmingham City Council & Anor v Emery - local authority did not have power to delegate power to dismiss to governors of community school admin
Birds Eye Walls Ltd v Roberts ECJ 1994 admin 09/11/1993
Birdi v (1) Dartford Visionplus Ltd (2) Specsavers Optical Group Ltd - postponement of hearing on medical grounds admin
Bird v University Of Bristol - limited scope for a perversity appeal admin
Bird v Sylvester CA 2007 admin 04/10/2007
Bird v Stoke -on-Trent Primary Care Trust - redundancy: the suitability of, and reasonableness of refusal of, alternative employment admin
Bird v British Celanese Ltd KB 1945 admin 08/03/1944
Birch & 99 Others v Walsall MBC & Others - technical points on the (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure admin
Billy McGhee v Diageo Plc - overruling lower court discretion - Inner House, Court of Session 14.6.07 admin
Billington v Michael Hunter & Sons Ltd, EAT 2003 admin 16/10/2003
Bilka-Kaufhaus Gmbh v Weber von Hartz ECJ 1987 admin 13/05/1985
Bijlani v Stewart QC & Ors admin
Biggs v Somerset County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Big City Leisure Ltd v McCarthy - Amendment to ET3 should be allowed where no relevant admission made admin
Big Bad Wolff Limited v the Commissioners for HMRC [2017] UKFTT 0729 emplaw online 18/09/2017
Biffa Waste Services Ltd and anor v (1) Maschinenfabrik Ernst Hese GmbH (2) Outokumpu Wenmac AB and ors - the limits of vicarious liabiity for "borrowed employee" - [2008] EWCA Civ 1257 on 12.11.08 admin
Bickley (J&S) Ltd v Washer EAT 1977 admin 17/02/1977
Bichat [2018] C-61/17 emplaw online 07/08/2018
Bianca Brandes v Land Niedersachsen Leave accrued but untaken not subject to reduction when hours reduce admin
BHS Ltd & anor v Hough & anor EAT 2005 admin 11/05/2005
Bhatt v Fontain Motors Ltd - Health & Safety, falls from height admin
Bhatt v Chelsea and Westminster HCT (EAT) 1998 admin 09/09/1997
Bhardwaj v First Division Association (FDA) & Ors - apparent bias, and waiver of the right to seek recusal admin
Bhardwaj v FDA & Ors - Unusual circumstances of case arguably caused appearance of bias [2011] EAT admin 04/10/2011
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
Bezant v Rausing & Ors - abuse of process - High Court (QBD) 14.5.07 admin
Beynon v Crash Accident Repair Services Ltd (Debarred) - multi factorial approach required to determine relevant transfer admin
Beynon & ors v Scadden & ors (EAT) 1999 admin 14/06/1999
Beveridge v KLM UK Ltd EAT 2000 admin 23/02/2000
Bevan Ashford v Malin EAT 1994 admin 20/12/1994
Betts & ors v Brintel Helicopters CA 1997 admin 26/03/1997
Betriebsrat der Ruhrlandklinik [2016] EUECJ C-216/15 emplaw online 17/11/2016
Betriebsrat der Ruhrlandklinik gGmbH V Ruhrlandklinik gGmbH C0216/15 emplaw online 06/07/2016
Betafence Ltd v Veys & ors - sex discrimination and pension schemes High Court ChD on 8.5.06 admin