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
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
Benatti v WPP Holdings Italy Srl & Ors - meaning of "employment" in an EC context - Court of Appeal 28.3.07 admin
Bengey v North Devon District Council EAT 1977 admin 07/07/1976
Benjamin v Interlacing Ribbon Ltd - Sick pay entitlement [2005] EAT admin 01/11/2005
Benjamin-Cole v Great Ormond Street - claimant should not to be denied extension of time due to adviser's defaults admin
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
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
Bennett v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd CA 2002 admin 18/04/2002
Bennett v HM Revenue & Customs - income tax and accommodation expenses - UKSPC 28.12.06 admin
Bennett v London Borough of Southwark CA 2002 admin 21/02/2002
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
Benney v DEFRA - whistle-blowing, interim relief, and the meaning of "likely". admin
Benson v Secretary of State (DTI) EAT 2003 admin 04/02/2003
Bentwood Bros (Manchester) Ltd v Shepherd CA 2003 admin 27/02/2003
Benveniste v Kingston University EAT - confusion of consequences of wrongful dismissal and unfair dismissal admin
Benveniste v University of Southampton CA 1989 admin 23/11/1988
Benviste v Kingston University - Victimisation and protected acts [2007] EAT admin 28/03/2007
Beresford & Smith v The Solicitors Regulation Authority & the Law Society - Struck off solicitors' appeal is dismissed admin
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
Berg v Besselsen ECJ 1990 admin 05/05/1988
Berks & Oxon Magistrates v Gannon & anr (QBD) 2000 admin 14/04/2000
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
Bernadone v Pall Mall Services Group & ors (CA) 2001 admin 16/05/2000
Bernard v The Attorney General of Jamaica PC 2005 admin 07/10/2004
Beroepsinstituut van Vastgoedmakelaars v Van Leuken - professional qualifications must be recognised across EU member states - ECJ Case C197/06 - 17.4.08 admin
Berry v G B Electronics EAT 2001 admin 17/10/2001
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
Berta v Hummus Brothers Ltd - Granting stay pending House of Lords judgement is consistent with overriding objective [2008] EAT admin 11/07/2008
Bessenden Properties Ltd v Corness CA 1977 admin 08/10/1974
Best Buy Co Inc & Anor v Worldwide Sales Corporation Espana SL - threats of litigation and the "without prejudice" rule admin
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
Betafence Ltd v Veys & ors - sex discrimination and pension schemes High Court ChD on 8.5.06 admin
Betriebsrat der Ruhrlandklinik gGmbH V Ruhrlandklinik gGmbH C0216/15 emplaw online 06/07/2016
Betriebsrat der Ruhrlandklinik [2016] EUECJ C-216/15 emplaw online 17/11/2016
Betts & ors v Brintel Helicopters CA 1997 admin 26/03/1997
Bevan Ashford v Malin EAT 1994 admin 20/12/1994