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
Balls v Downham Market High School and College - Test for strike-out is extremely high: "No reasonable prospect of success" [2010] EAT admin 15/11/2010
Bvunzai v Glasgow City Council, Court of Session 1/12/05 - "perversity" in a race discrimination context admin
British Airways v Grundy CA 2008 admin 28/07/2008
Bowater v Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust CA 2011 admin 03/02/2011
Busfield v Sodexho Ltd EAT 2003 admin 26/02/2003
Bond v Urmet Gomus Communication & Security UK Ltd - information about redundancy selection criteria and unfair dismissal admin
B v A - Sex discrimination and "but for" test [2007] EAT admin 09/01/2007
Barts and the London NHS Trust v Verma - parties' intentions ascertained from words in their contractual context admin
BT v Daniels admin
BIS v (1) Coward (2) Local Taverns Ltd (dissolved company) - Claimant must prove "insolvency" to be entitled to notice pay from SofS [2011] EAT admin 21/07/2011
Brash-Hall v Getty Images Ltd - compensation for loss of job while on maternity leave - Court of Appeal on 9.5.06 admin
Bowyer v Siemens plc, EAT 2005 admin 09/03/2005
Butterfield v Rapidmark Ltd EAT 1998 admin 09/09/1998
Bruce & ors v Wiggins Teape (Stationery) Ltd EAT 1994 admin 13/05/1994
Bells Food Group Ltd v Latimer - employer's duties under statutory grievance procedures are very limited admin
British Gas Trading Ltd v Scott - Recurrence of condition before date of discrimination is evidence of likelihood of recurrence [2008] EAT admin 23/01/2008
Burton v HMRC - in absence of P45 employer correctly deducted tax at basic rate only: employee liable for tax shortfall admin
Birmingham City Council (1) Semlali (2) v Millwood - difference in status and treatment alone do not support inference of discrimination admin
Bailey v Alexander House Agencies Ltd - Perversity appeal succeeds [2011] EAT admin 16/02/2011
Brunsdon v Pattinson & Brewer (1) and NURMTW (2), High Court, 29.6.06 admin
Burns v Santander UK Plc EAT 2011 admin 23/03/2011
Brett v University of Reading CA 2007 admin 14/02/2007
Bunce v Postworth Ltd t-a Skyblue CA 2005 admin 04/05/2005
Birch & 99 Others v Walsall MBC & Others - technical points on the (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure admin
Blake v United Kingdom - delay jeopardising fair trial - ECtHR 26.9.06 admin
Boyle & ors v EOC (ECJ) 1999 admin 27/10/1998
Bundesverband der Arzneimittel-Importeure eV v Bayer AG ECJ 2005 admin 06/01/2004
British Airways Plc v Unite the Union HC 2010 admin 17/12/2009
British Car Auctions Ltd v Adams - allegation against lay member of bias admin
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
Benveniste v Kingston University EAT - confusion of consequences of wrongful dismissal and unfair dismissal admin
Bloxwich Fencing Ltd v Banks - Re-raising at the EAT an argument withdrawn at tribunal [2010] EAT admin 22/04/2010
Bennett v HM Revenue & Customs - income tax and accommodation expenses - UKSPC 28.12.06 admin
Bax Global Ltd v French EAT 2003 admin 02/10/2003
B and C v A EAT 2010 admin 28/08/2009