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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 Unite the Union (No 2) - ballot information requirement not to be too strictly enforced admin
Billy McGhee v Diageo Plc - overruling lower court discretion - Inner House, Court of Session 14.6.07 admin
British Car Auctions Ltd v Adams - allegation against lay member of bias 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Bloxwich Fencing Ltd v Banks - Re-raising at the EAT an argument withdrawn at tribunal [2010] EAT admin 22/04/2010
Bolton School v Evans - whistleblowing - CA 9.5.06 admin
Bahl v Law Society & ors - [2003] EAT admin 31/07/2003
British United Shoe Machinery Co Ltd v Clarke EAT 1978 admin 11/07/1977
Barber v Somerset County Council HL 2004 admin 01/04/2004
Bianca Brandes v Land Niedersachsen Leave accrued but untaken not subject to reduction when hours reduce admin
Bradley & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2008] EWCA Civ 36, CA on 7.2.08 admin
Bowen v Millbank Estate Management Organisation - unfair disciplinary procedure - EAT 23.3.07 admin
Baker v Metropolitan Police - late application to amend claim admin
Bushby v 1-2-1 Swimming Ltd - Automatically unfair reason for dismissal [2006] EAT admin 09/03/2006
BA pilot holiday pay row lands in court admin
Beroepsinstituut van Vastgoedmakelaars v Van Leuken - professional qualifications must be recognised across EU member states - ECJ Case C197/06 - 17.4.08 admin
Bourne v ECT Bus CIC - disability: eight hours spent driving a bus is not a "normal day-to-day activity" admin
Bournemouth University v Buckland - finding fundamental breach in constructive dismissal does not involve "range of reasonable responses" test admin
Bridgewater Paper Co v (1) Hillyer (2) Reid - Unjustified limited interpretation of long-term disability scheme [2010] EAT admin 10/02/2010
Burlo v Langley & Anor - calculation of compensatory award on unfair dismissal - CA 21.12.06 admin
British Association for Shooting and Conservation v Cokayne EAT 2007 admin 12/10/2007
Benveniste v University of Southampton CA 1989 admin 23/11/1988
Barratt v Hughes and another (t-a Colonia of Bailgate) EAT 2003 admin 21/05/2003
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council v Yerrakalva - costs awards and the "whole picture" of what happened in the case admin
Bartsch v Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) Altersfürsorge GmbH - no obligation to guarantee protection under Community law if the alleged discriminatory treatment does not fall within its scope - ECJ Case C427/06 AG's Opinion - 22.5.08 admin
Bass v Travis Perkins Trading Company Ltd - duty of employment tribunal to consider and explain re-instatement and re-engagement - EAT 21.5.08 admin
Baiyelo v London Borough of Southwark & ors - No ground for allowing appeal out of time [2011] EAT admin 05/04/2011
Banks v Theatre Royal de la Monnaie ECJ 2000 admin 30/03/2000
British Transport Commission v Gourley HL 1955 admin 08/12/1955
BCCI v Ali & ors (No 2) CA 2002 admin 31/01/2002
Back Office Ltd v Percival & Ors - Court hands down fine for contempt of court order admin
Boldy v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension to a man - ECtHR 24.6.08 admin
Blackford Farms Ltd v Mulqueeney - NMW claim time barred admin
BUPA Care Homes v Cann and Spillett v TESCO Stores Ltd - Grievance procedure time limit in disability cases [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Barrosso & ors. v Fahy - Review of default judgement [2007] EAT (Revised 8.6.07) admin 31/01/2007
Blockbuster Entertainment Ltd v James CA 2006 admin 25/05/2006