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
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
Columba Toner V NWIFHE - applicant presented no evidence for out of time admin
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce v Beck - test for disclosure is whether it is necessary to fairly dispose of proceedings admin
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
Chief Constable of West Yorks Police & ors v Khan HL 2001 admin 11/10/2001
Carrington v Harwich Dock Co Ltd EAT 1998 admin 31/08/1998
Choudhury v Kingston Hospital NHS Trust - costs - [2006] EWHC 90057 2.5.06 admin
Canada Life Ltd v Gray and Farrar EAT 2003 admin 18/11/2003
Computers In The City Ltd v Amamize - dishonesty, summary dismissal and Polkey admin
Central & NW London NHS Foundation Trust v Abimbola - Reinstatement: Practicality and the exercise of the tribunal's discretion [2009] EAT admin 03/04/2009
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
Chagger v Abbey National - guidance on assessment of compensation for future loss of earnings in a successful discrimination claim admin
Cox v Essex County Fire And Rescue Service - self diagnosis of disability does not require employer to make reasonable adjustments admin
Commission of the European Communities v UK - UK wins Health & Safety case - ECJ Case C-127/05, 14.6.07 admin
Crook v United Kingdom - strike out of widow’s benefits claim - ECtHR 13.5.08 admin
Clapson v British Airways EAT 2001 admin 21/02/2001
Chamberlin Solicitors and anor v Emokpae EAT 2004 admin 15/06/2004
Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic - freedom of movement of workers - ECJ Case C-371/04, 26.10.06 admin
Calder v James Finlay Corporation Ltd EAT 1989 admin 24/11/1982
Craig and Taylor v Transocean International Resources Ltd, EAT - there is no rule that entitlement to annual holiday must come out of working time admin
City of Edinburgh Council v (1) Wilkinson & ors (2) McLeod & ors - EAT overrules costs order made re adjournment of a pre-hearing review [2009] EAT admin 07/10/2009
Collins & Ashbourne v Department for Constitutional Affairs - Territorial scope of unfair dismissal and fixed-term workers protection [2007] EAT admin 26/11/2007
Copple & Ors v Littlewoods Plc & Ors - equality clauses, and the effect on part-timers who would not have joined pension scheme anyway admin
Chief Constable Of Essex Police v Kovacevic - an application to amend ET claim should be in writing admin
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - judge ordered strike-out in light of complete appreciation of claimant's non-cooperation admin
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
Church v West Lancashire NHS Trust (No 2) EAT 1999 admin 05/06/1998
Cheltenham Borough Coucnil v Laird HC 2009 admin 15/06/2009
Cosgrove v Caesar & Howie EAT 2001 admin 17/05/2001
Callagan v Glasgow City Council EAT 2001 admin 28/08/2001
Calmac Ferries Ltd v Wallace & Anor - there must be an explanation for difference in treatment where pay disparity arises admin
Camelot Group Plc v Hogg - Arguably late provision of interview notes did not make redundancy dismissal unfair [2011] EAT admin 13/10/2011
CAB Automotive Ltd v Blake, Singh & ors - TUPE: When is a dismissal automatically unfair? [2008] EAT admin 12/02/2008
Carson & ors v the United Kingdom - inflation linking of UK pensions paid to ex-pats living in South Africa, Australia and Canada admin
Camden & Islington Foundation Trust v Boafo - offences in disciplinary procedure are not exhaustive examples of gross misconduct admin
Cadman v HSE ECJ case C-17/05 starts tomorrow - Prospect Union 7.3.06 admin