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
Consistent Group Ltd v Kalwak & ors EAT 2007 admin 18/05/2007
Centre West London Buses Ltd v Farquharson - EAT will not normally hear new claims [2005] EAT admin 10/11/2005
Commission v United Kingdom - seconded teachers entitled to full rights and benefits of STPCD as open to those in England & Wales admin
College of Ripon & St John v Hobbs EAT 2002 admin 14/11/2001
Courtney v United Kingdom - no discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension - ECtHR - 11.3.08 admin
Catherall v Michelin Tyres plc EAT 2003 admin 21/10/2003
Christie v DCA & anor - Part-time tribunal chairman not covered by Part-time Workers (Prevention of Less Favourable Treatment) Regulations 2000 [2007] EAT admin 23/07/2007
Cold Drawn Tubes Ltd v Middleton EAT 1992 admin 17/12/1991
Columba Toner V NWIFHE - applicant presented no evidence for out of time admin
Contract Bottling Ltd v Cave & Anor - unfair redundancy process resulted in unfair dismissals despite mistaken approach to reason for dismissal admin
Cross & ors v British Airways plc EAT 2005 admin 23/03/2005
Conteh v Parking Partners Ltd - No liability under (now-repealed) RRA 1976 for third party harassment beyond employer's control [2010] EAT admin 17/12/2010
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce v Beck - test for disclosure is whether it is necessary to fairly dispose of proceedings admin
Cerberus Software Ltd v Rowley CA 2001 admin 18/01/2001
Consistent Group Ltd v Kalwak & Others - reasoning to support tribunal's conclusions must be clear in its judgment - Court of Appeal 29.4.08 admin
Collins & Ashbourne v Department for Constitutional Affairs EAT 2007 admin 12/10/2007
Camden & Islington Mental Health & Social Care Trust v Atkinson - Unjustified suspension can amount to breach of trust and confidence [2007] EAT admin 20/08/2007
Conwell v. Newham London Borough Council EAT 2000 admin 08/07/1999
Chagger v Abbey National - guidance on assessment of compensation for future loss of earnings in a successful discrimination claim admin
City And County Of Swansea v Gayle - ET cannot adjudicate on freestanding claim under Art 8 admin
Coleman v Attridge Law & anor ECJ 2008 admin 17/07/2008
Clarke v Redcar & Cleveland BC [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Commission of the European Communities v UK - UK wins Health & Safety case - ECJ Case C-127/05, 14.6.07 admin
Catchpole v Trustees of the Alitalia Airlines Pension Scheme & Anor HC (ChD) 2010 admin
Crook v United Kingdom - strike out of widow’s benefits claim - ECtHR 13.5.08 admin
Cheesman v Brewer Contracts EAT 2000 admin 30/11/2000
Collins & Ashbourne v Department for Constitutional Affairs - Territorial scope of unfair dismissal and fixed-term workers protection [2007] EAT admin 26/11/2007
Cranswick Country Foods v Beall & Ors. EAT 2006 admin 20/12/2006
Copple & Ors v Littlewoods Plc & Ors - equality clauses, and the effect on part-timers who would not have joined pension scheme anyway admin
Cortest Ltd v O'Toole - the right to reasonable time off work for dealing with emergencies affecting dependants does not extend to a month off to be their carer - EAT 7.11.07 admin
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & ors EAT 2010 admin 14/04/2010
Cook v South Thames (Wholesale) - Unfair Dismissal - Reasonableness of selection for redundancy [2005] EAT admin 25/10/2005
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - judge ordered strike-out in light of complete appreciation of claimant's non-cooperation admin
Chief Adjudication Officer v. Faulds HL 2000 admin 11/05/2000
Common Services Agency v Scottish Information Commissioner (Scotland) - even redacted information may still amount to "sensitive personal data" - House of Lords 9.7.08 admin
Chaplin v H.J. Rawlinson EAT 1991 admin 14/03/1991