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
Chamberlin Solicitors and anor v Emokpae EAT 2004 admin 15/06/2004
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
Cockburn, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Health - NHS pension scheme discrimination against widowers is objectively justified admin
Connect v Vodafone Limited - union recognition - CAC 27.6.07 admin
City And County Of Swansea v Gayle - ET cannot adjudicate on freestanding claim under Art 8 admin
Clarke v Redcar & Cleveland BC [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Cambridge Housing Society v Anwar - Unfair dismissal ruling upheld [2007] EAT admin 09/03/2007
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof - arbitration clause was not capable of prevent tribunal proceedings admin 22/03/2011
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
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
Commission v Greece - penalty for failure to enact laws to rectify breach of right to freedom of establishment admin
CJSA/2663/2006 - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - secondary legislation and Human Rights - 14.6.07 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
Cook v South Thames (Wholesale) - Unfair Dismissal - Reasonableness of selection for redundancy [2005] EAT admin 25/10/2005
Consistent Group Ltd v Kalwak & ors - Employment agency case - Who is the employer? [2007] EAT admin 18/05/2007
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
Cemex UK Marine Ltd v MNOPF Trustees Ltd ChD 2010 admin 10/12/2009
Customs and Excise Comrs v Elm Milk Ltd CA 2006 admin 03/03/2006
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
Cumbria County Council v Joss & Ors - refusal of leave to appeal on Equal Pay: GMF defence admin
CIB/920/2007 - weekly earnings can be averaged - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 17.7.07 admin
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
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
Crossley v Faithful & Gould Holdings Ltd CA 2004 admin 16/03/2004
Commission v Austria - restriction on freedom of establishment was not justified admin
Communication Workers Union v Cable & Wireless - test for recognition is merely that a proposed bargaining unit is "compatible with effective management" - CAC 7.9.07 admin
Community Integrated Care Ltd v Smith - an employee's admission of wrongdoing limits the need for investigation by an employer prior to dismissal - EAT 23.9.08 admin
City & County of Swansea v Honey - A rare but clear case of apparent bias [2008] EAT admin 07/11/2008
Corus UK Ltd v A M Mainwaring - Advice from consultant need not be sought in malingering case [2007] EAT admin 22/06/2007
Cemex UK Marine Ltd v MNOPF Trustees Ltd (as Trustee of Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund) - funding pension scheme deficit admin