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
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
Balmain & ors v Atlas Cleaning Ltd - witness orders - 4.4.07 admin
Boardman v Copeland Borough Council CA 2001 admin 13/06/2001
Beaumont v Amicus EAT 2006 admin 11/08/2006
Bedford v. Pilgrims Group Ltd - Minor breach of contract and constructive unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 25/06/2010
Brunel University & anor v Professor Vaseghi & anor EAT 2006 admin 16/10/2006
Bradford City Metropolitan Council v Arora CA 1991 admin 27/11/1990
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
Birmingham City Council v Abdulla & Ors - equal pay claims in High Court after ET deadline has expired admin
Boyd v Renfrewshire Council - given findings of fact, tribunal's decision was not one that no reasonable tribunal could have reached - Court of Session 11.6.08 admin
Butlins Skyline Ltd & Smith v Beynon - re format of ET (claim and) response forms admin
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2011 admin 03/02/2011
Blackgrove v The United Kingdom, ECtHR - UK Benefits Agency in (relatively minor) breach of Art 14 of the Human Rights Convention admin
BUPA Care Homes Ltd v Muscolino - Double jurisdiction (ET and Care Standards Tribunal) [2006] EAT admin 22/05/2006
Busfield v Sodexho Ltd EAT 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Badeck & ors ECJ 2000 admin 28/03/2000
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
Boots Management Services Ltd, R (On the Application Of) v The Central Arbitration Committee - union's application for recognition fails admin
British Airways Plc v Grundy - negotiated agreement which causes disparity of pay cannot be used to justify that disparity - Court of Appeal 28.7.08 admin
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council v Hamilton & Ors - discriminatory bonuses and pay protection schemes admin
Butterfield v Rapidmark Ltd EAT 1998 admin 09/09/1998
British Gurkha Welfare Society & Ors v Ministry of Defence - Gurkhas pension scheme arrangements are neither discriminatory nor irrational admin
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
Bruce & ors v Wiggins Teape (Stationery) Ltd EAT 1994 admin 13/05/1994
Bansi v Alpha Flight Services EAT 2004 admin 10/03/2004
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
Baird v Thurrock Borough Council, Court of Appeal on 7th Nov 2005, PI case sent back to County Court for retrial - new on BAILII website 22/12/05 admin
Bird v Stoke -on-Trent Primary Care Trust - redundancy: the suitability of, and reasonableness of refusal of, alternative employment admin
Brett v University of Reading CA 2007 admin 14/02/2007
Brunel University & Anor v Webster & Vaseghi - the without prejudice rule - Court of Appeal 22.5.07 admin
Bedhampton Dental Surgery v Henderson - Review application must provide evidence and reason why original decision was wrong [2008] EAT admin 04/11/2008
Bunce v Postworth Ltd t-a Skyblue CA 2005 admin 04/05/2005
Bull & anor v Nottinghamshire and City of Nottingham Fire and Rescue Authority etc CA 2007 admin 28/02/2007
B v. A & anor - Continuing acts of sex harassment [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Brett & Ors v Hampshire County Council [2010] EAT admin 25/01/2010