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
Beynon & ors v Scadden & ors (EAT) 1999 admin 14/06/1999
Beynon v Crash Accident Repair Services Ltd (Debarred) - multi factorial approach required to determine relevant transfer admin
Bezant v Rausing & Ors - abuse of process - High Court (QBD) 14.5.07 admin
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
Bhardwaj v FDA & Ors - Unusual circumstances of case arguably caused appearance of bias [2011] EAT admin 04/10/2011
Bhardwaj v First Division Association (FDA) & Ors - apparent bias, and waiver of the right to seek recusal admin
Bhatt v Chelsea and Westminster HCT (EAT) 1998 admin 09/09/1997
Bhatt v Fontain Motors Ltd - Health & Safety, falls from height admin
BHS Ltd & anor v Hough & anor EAT 2005 admin 11/05/2005
Bianca Brandes v Land Niedersachsen Leave accrued but untaken not subject to reduction when hours reduce admin
Bichat [2018] C-61/17 emplaw online 07/08/2018
Bickley (J&S) Ltd v Washer EAT 1977 admin 17/02/1977
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
Big Bad Wolff Limited v the Commissioners for HMRC [2017] UKFTT 0729 emplaw online 18/09/2017
Big City Leisure Ltd v McCarthy - Amendment to ET3 should be allowed where no relevant admission made admin
Biggs v Somerset County Council CA 1996 admin 26/01/1996
Bijlani v Stewart QC & Ors admin
Bilka-Kaufhaus Gmbh v Weber von Hartz ECJ 1987 admin 13/05/1985
Billington v Michael Hunter & Sons Ltd, EAT 2003 admin 16/10/2003
Billy McGhee v Diageo Plc - overruling lower court discretion - Inner House, Court of Session 14.6.07 admin
Birch & 99 Others v Walsall MBC & Others - technical points on the (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure admin
Bird v British Celanese Ltd KB 1945 admin 08/03/1944
Bird v Stoke -on-Trent Primary Care Trust - redundancy: the suitability of, and reasonableness of refusal of, alternative employment admin
Bird v Sylvester CA 2007 admin 04/10/2007
Bird v University Of Bristol - limited scope for a perversity appeal admin
Birdi v (1) Dartford Visionplus Ltd (2) Specsavers Optical Group Ltd - postponement of hearing on medical grounds admin
Birds Eye Walls Ltd v Roberts ECJ 1994 admin 09/11/1993
Birmingham City Council & Anor v Emery - local authority did not have power to delegate power to dismiss to governors of community school admin
Birmingham City Council & Tatlow v Samuels - Race discrimination, victimisation and the burden of proof [2007] EAT admin 24/10/2007
Birmingham City Council (1) Semlali (2) v Millwood - difference in status and treatment alone do not support inference of discrimination admin
Birmingham City Council v Abdulla & Ors - equal pay claims in High Court after ET deadline has expired admin
Birmingham City Council v Abdulla - civil court can consider equal pay claim that is out of time in employment tribunal admin
Birmingham City Council v Akhtar & Ors - collective grievance under statutory procedures admin
Birmingham City Council v Akhtar & Others - equal pay and the "same source" for terms and conditions admin
Birmingham City Council v Barker & Others - It is appropriate to have full tribunal, not judge alone, at PHR on genuine material factor defence [2009] EAT admin 29/10/2009
Birmingham City Council v Laws - New issue on final day of hearing [2006] EAT admin 27/09/2006