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
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
Best Buy Co Inc & Anor v Worldwide Sales Corporation Espana SL - threats of litigation and the "without prejudice" rule admin
Bessenden Properties Ltd v Corness CA 1977 admin 08/10/1974
Berta v Hummus Brothers Ltd - Granting stay pending House of Lords judgement is consistent with overriding objective [2008] EAT admin 11/07/2008
Berry v Recruitment Revolution and Ors - Age discrimination claims about job advertisements in which claimant had no genuine interest [2010] EAT admin 06/10/2010
Berry v G B Electronics EAT 2001 admin 17/10/2001
Beroepsinstituut van Vastgoedmakelaars v Van Leuken - professional qualifications must be recognised across EU member states - ECJ Case C197/06 - 17.4.08 admin
Bernard v The Attorney General of Jamaica PC 2005 admin 07/10/2004
Bernadone v Pall Mall Services Group & ors (CA) 2001 admin 16/05/2000
Berkshire Linen Services Ltd v Crittenden - Employment judge erred in that it was SSP payments, not wages, that were unlawfully withheld [2008] EAT admin 24/04/2008
Berks & Oxon Magistrates v Gannon & anr (QBD) 2000 admin 14/04/2000
Berg v Besselsen ECJ 1990 admin 05/05/1988
Beresford v (1) Sovereign House Estates (2) Humphries - The permissible bases for joining a third party as a respondent [2011] EAT admin 29/11/2011
Beresford & Smith v The Solicitors Regulation Authority & the Law Society - Struck off solicitors' appeal is dismissed admin
Benviste v Kingston University - Victimisation and protected acts [2007] EAT admin 28/03/2007
Benveniste v University of Southampton CA 1989 admin 23/11/1988
Benveniste v Kingston University EAT - confusion of consequences of wrongful dismissal and unfair dismissal admin
Bentwood Bros (Manchester) Ltd v Shepherd CA 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Benson v Secretary of State (DTI) EAT 2003 admin 04/02/2003
Benney v DEFRA - whistle-blowing, interim relief, and the meaning of "likely". admin
Bennett v London Probation Service & others - Striking out a claim without a prior formal "unless order" can be acceptable [2009] EAT admin 17/06/2009
Bennett v London Borough of Southwark CA 2002 admin 21/02/2002
Bennett v HM Revenue & Customs - income tax and accommodation expenses - UKSPC 28.12.06 admin
Bennett v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd CA 2002 admin 18/04/2002
Bennet v (1) Governing Body of Pennoweth School (2) Cornwall County Council (3) Crawford - Exceptional circumstances for raising a new point on appeal [2008] EAT admin 22/07/2008
Benkharbouche v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs AND Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs and Libya v Janah [2017] UKSC 62 emplaw online 18/10/2017
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin
Benjamin v Interlacing Ribbon Ltd - Sick pay entitlement [2005] EAT admin 01/11/2005
Bengey v North Devon District Council EAT 1977 admin 07/07/1976
Benatti v WPP Holdings Italy Srl & Ors - meaning of "employment" in an EC context - Court of Appeal 28.3.07 admin
Ben R Palmer v The Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs - income tax relied for seamen - Scottish Court of Session 16.02.206 admin
Bells Food Group Ltd v Latimer - employer's duties under statutory grievance procedures are very limited admin
Bellman v Northampton Recruitment Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 2214 emplaw online 11/10/2018
Bellman v Northampton Recruitment Ltd [2016] EWHC 3104 emplaw online 01/12/2016
Bell v The Governing Body of Grampian Primary School - Behaviour before the tribunal can evidence conduct contributing to dismissal [2007] EAT admin 24/08/2007
Belgium v Mazzoleni and Inter Surveillance Assist ECJ 2001 admin 15/03/2001