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.

(53) | ( (4) | 1 (1) | 8 (1) | A (497) | B (641) | C (719) | D (365) | E (253) | F (279) | G (320) | H (464) | I (106) | J (179) | K (229) | L (320) | M (574) | N (227) | O (134) | P (323) | Q (22) | R (507) | S (710) | T (308) | U (109) | V (91) | W (336) | X (15) | Y (32) | Z (26)
Title Author Case Date
Birmingham City Council v Samuels - Court of Appeal to consider admin
Birmingham Optical Group plc v Johnson EAT 1995 admin 03/11/1994
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
BIS v (1) McDonagh (2) Briman DBS Ltd admin
Bishop v Golstein - the application of 35(d) of the Partnership Act admin
Bishun v Hertfordshire Probation Service - EAT should not submit tribunal judgment to "unrealistic, minute, myopic assessment" [2011] EAT admin 24/08/2011
Bisset v Martins & anor - Vicarious Liablity and "grievance procedure" extension of time limits [2006] EAT Scotland admin 18/08/2006
Bisset v Martins & anor EAT 2006 admin 18/08/2006
Bissonauth v. The Sugar Fund Insurance Board (Mauritius ) - failure to consult before dismissal - Privy Council 19.3.07 admin
Biswas, R (on the application of) v The General Medical Council - suspension of doctor - High Court (QBD) 18.5.07 admin
Bivonas LLP (1) Brown (2) Bechelet (3) v Bennett - establishing "detriment" in obvious cases admin 31/01/2012
Black & Anor v Wilkinson - justification must involve convincing and weighty reasons admin
Blackburn & Anor v West Midlands Police - the Equal Pay Act does not require payments to women to compensate for the economic disadvantages of child-care - [2008] EWCA Civ 1208, Court of Appeal 6.11.08 admin
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - facts unknown to an employer at time of dismissal can affect compensation but cannot justify dismissal admin
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - NMW claim time barred admin
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - NMW claim time barred [2007] EAT admin 04/04/2007
Blackgrove & Others v United Kingdom - widows benefits discrimination claims closed on settlement admin
Blackgrove v The United Kingdom, ECtHR - UK Benefits Agency in (relatively minor) breach of Art 14 of the Human Rights Convention admin
Blackstone Franks Investment Management v Robertson CA 1998 admin 07/04/1998
Blackwood v Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust [2016] EWCA Civ 607 emplaw online 23/06/2016
Blair & Ors v Hotel Solutions London Ltd - No requirement to work overtime, so no entitlement to be paid overtime [2012] EAT admin 17/01/2012
Blake v United Kingdom - delay jeopardising fair trial - ECtHR 26.9.06 admin
Blakemore & 41 others v United Kingdom - settlements of claims by homosexuals dismissed from armed forces - ECtHR 11.12.07 admin
Bland v Sparkes CA 1999 admin 07/12/1999
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo - agricultural workers, and different male/female retirement ages admin
Blanka Soukupova v Ministerstvo zemedelstvi - normal retirement age should not be determined on gender and number of children admin
Bleuse v MBT Transport Ltd and anor - (i) extension of time admin
Bleuse v MBT Transport Ltd and anor EAT 2007 admin 21/12/2007
Blitz v Equant Integration Services Ltd t-a Orange Business Services EAT 2007 admin 01/11/2007
Blitz v Equant Integration Services Ltd t/a Orange Business Services - disability discrimination and written submissions admin
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - "Schoolboy howler" of slightly late answer did not warrant debarring respondent from appeal hearing [2010] EAT admin 10/11/2010
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - interim relief and deposit orders admin
Blitz v Vectone Group Holdings Ltd - Tribunal entitled to accept untested evidence from witness statement [2011] EAT admin 29/11/2011
Blockbuster Entertainment Ltd v James CA 2006 admin 25/05/2006
Blockbuster Entertainment v James - strike out orders - Court of Appeal 25.5.06 admin
Blows & ors v Dunlop Tyre Co (CA) 2001 admin 18/06/2001