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
Bijlani v Stewart QC & Ors admin
Baxter v Titan Aviation Ltd - Avoiding confusion between "working time" and "working" for minimum wage purposes [2011] EAT admin 30/08/2011
Bhatt v Chelsea and Westminster HCT (EAT) 1998 admin 09/09/1997
British Airways PLC v Noble & Forde CA 2006 admin 09/05/2006
British Airways Plc v Unite the Union - failure to comply with statutory requirements as to ballots made proposed strike unlawful admin
BBC v Kelly-Phillips CA 1998 admin 24/04/1998
Bainbridge & ors v Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council and Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Williams & ors - Equal Pay [2007] EAT admin 23/03/2007
Barry v Southwark London Borough Council - meaning of "worker" admin
BIS v (1) McDonagh (2) Briman DBS Ltd admin
Bowyer v Siemens - compensation for unfair dismissal when an employee's entitlement would otherwise be above the statutory cap. 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
BCCI v Ali & ors HL 2001 admin 01/03/2001
Booth & ors v United States of America EAT 1999 admin 09/06/1998
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
British School of Motoring v Fowler EAT 2006 admin 24/02/2006
Botham v The Ministry of Defence - High Court claim could not be used to recover costs of ET unfair dismissal proceedings admin
Bivonas LLP (1) Brown (2) Bechelet (3) v Bennett - establishing "detriment" in obvious cases admin 31/01/2012
Bateman & Others v Asda Stores Ltd - contract entitled employer to unilaterally amend pay scheme admin
Badra v Gardiner & Theobald LLP - For an employment tribunal to have jurisdiction, an ET1 claim form must give details of the claim [2012] EAT admin 24/09/2010
Barry v Midland Bank plc 1999 (HL) admin 22/07/1999
British Airways Plc v Williams SC 2010 admin 24/03/2010
Barker v Corus (UK) Plc and other cases - asbestos - HL 3.5.06 admin
Britannia Heat Transfer Ltd (in re) ChD 2007 admin 21/02/2007
British Gurkha Welfare Society & Ors v Ministry of Defence - Gurkhas' pension scheme arrangements are neither discriminatory nor irrational admin
Brown v Glasgow City Council - is a shed a building for purposes of the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations? - Court of Session 16.2.07 admin
Barnes v (1) Martello Professional Risks Ltd & Others (2) Parabis Law LLP - misunderstanding as to purpose of PHR in TUPE claim was ground for review admin
Brown v Airway Handling Ltd - Unfair dismissal and alternative employment [2006] EAT admin 05/04/2006
Balamoody v UK Council for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting CA 2002 admin 06/12/2001
Bilka-Kaufhaus Gmbh v Weber von Hartz ECJ 1987 admin 13/05/1985
Brown v Ministry of Defence - loss of pension rights (personal injury) - Court of Appeal on 10.5.06 admin
Ballantine v. Newalls Insulation Co Ltd CA 2001 admin 15/06/2000
Bartsch v Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) Altersfürsorge GmbH - an age discriminatory rule in a particular pension scheme was lawful - ECJ 23.9.08 admin
Bezant v Rausing & Ors - abuse of process - High Court (QBD) 14.5.07 admin
B and C v A - (i) summary dismissal of suspected rapist not unlawful sex discrimination (ii) anonymisation 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