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
Capita Health Solutions v (1) British Broadcasting Corporation (2) McLean - if employment continued after TUPE transfer there cannot have been a valid objection, under TUPE, to that transfer - EAT 1.5.08 admin
Canary Wharf Management Ltd v Edebi - Non-grievance letter [2006] EAT admin 03/03/2006
Cold Drawn Tubes Ltd v Middleton EAT 1992 admin 17/12/1991
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - judge ordered strike-out in light of complete appreciation of claimant's non-cooperation admin
Cross & ors v British Airways plc EAT 2005 admin 23/03/2005
Cambridge Housing Society v Anwar - Unfair dismissal ruling upheld [2007] EAT admin 09/03/2007
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
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof - arbitration clause was not capable of prevent tribunal proceedings admin 22/03/2011
Coleman v Attridge Law - the Equal Treatment Framework Directive prohibits "associative" discrimination against an employee on the grounds of their child's disability - ECJ Case C-303/06 admin
Coker & Osamor v The Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine CA 2001 admin 22/11/2001
Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd T/A Scolarest Educational Food Service v Wilson - EAT 26.4.07 admin
CK Heating Ltd v Doro - Reconsideration of a decision by a tribunal at its own instigation [2010] EAT admin 15/06/2010
Conwell v. Newham London Borough Council EAT 2000 admin 08/07/1999
Coleman v Attridge Law & anor ECJ 2008 admin 17/07/2008
Consistent Group Ltd v Kalwak & ors - Employment agency case - Who is the employer? [2007] EAT admin 18/05/2007
Cadman v HSE ECJ case C-17/05 starts tomorrow - Prospect Union 7.3.06 admin
Child Poverty Action Group, R (on application of) v DWP - the DWP cannot recover Income Support which it has overpaid as a result of "official error". admin
Chateignier v Office national de l'emploi - denial of benefits to citizen of another Member State - ECJ Case C-346/05, 9.11.06 admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles - injury at work, depression, suicide, employer's liability - Court of Appeal 31.3.06 admin
Costello v Chief Constable of Northumbria CA 1999 admin 03/12/1998
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
Cranswick Country Foods v Beall & Ors. EAT 2006 admin 20/12/2006
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & ors EAT 2010 admin 14/04/2010
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
Cummins v United Kingdom - sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Payments to a man, but not in refusing Widow's Pension - ECtHR 1.4.08 admin
Columba Toner V NWIFHE - applicant presented no evidence for out of time admin
Chaudhary v Secretary of State for Health - admissibility in evidence of "without prejudice" material - [2006] EWCA Civ 1648, CA on 2.11.06 admin
Cape Plc & Ors - asbestos related liabilities to employees and ex-employees - High Court ChD, 7th June 2006. admin
Coales v John Wood & Co EAT 1986 admin 24/09/1985
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
Curr v Marks and Spencers plc CA 2002 admin 13/12/2002
Chief Constable of Cumbria v McGlennon EAT 2002 admin 15/07/2002
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
Commission of the European Communities v Portuguese Republic - ECJ C-410/06, 28.6.07 admin