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
Courtney v United Kingdom - no discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension - ECtHR - 11.3.08 admin
Chief Constable of Dumfries & Galloway v Adams - normal day-to-day activities and work specific activities: where to draw the line? admin
Crosville Wales Ltd v Tracey (No 2) CA 1996 admin 31/07/1995
Croad v University And College Union admin
Collison v BBC (EAT) 1998 admin 20/11/1987
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 Adjudication Officer v. Faulds HL 2000 admin 11/05/2000
Chaplin v H.J. Rawlinson EAT 1991 admin 14/03/1991
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
Capita Hartshead Ltd v Byard - employer must "genuinely apply mind" to selection of pool for redundancies admin 31/01/2012
Chief Constable of West Yorks Police & ors v Khan HL 2001 admin 11/10/2001
Clark v H2O Water Services Ltd - assumption that notice posted arrives in the course of the post admin
Carrington v Harwich Dock Co Ltd EAT 1998 admin 31/08/1998
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
Clymo v Wandsworth London Borough Council EAT 1989 admin 17/01/1989
City and Hackney Health Authority v Crisp EAT 1990 admin 27/10/1989
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
C v M Ltd - absolute immunity against ET claims arising out of other legal proceedings admin
Clapson v British Airways EAT 2001 admin 21/02/2001
Czarnecki v Choice Textiles Ltd - it is wrong to construe a contract as providing no obligation to pay at least the normal hourly rate admin
Chamberlin Solicitors and anor v Emokpae EAT 2004 admin 15/06/2004
Cowen v Rentokill Initial Facility Services (Uk) Ltd t/a Initial Transport Services - Principles for re-engagement orders and calculation of loss of earnings compensation on unfair dismissal [2008] EAT admin 06/03/2008
Crystal Palace FC Ltd & Anor v Kavanagh & Ors - Crystal Palace staff sacked for reason connected with the transfer but for ETO reason [2013] EWCA admin 13/11/2013
Courtaulds Northern Spinning v Moosa EAT 1984 admin 07/10/1983
Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Police v Stubbs EAT 1999 admin 26/10/1998
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - judge ordered strike-out in light of complete appreciation of claimant's non-cooperation admin
Carlsberg UK Ltd v (1) Cramp (2) Rabbitt - Objective standard of "reasonable employer" applies as much to the investigation as to the decision to dismiss [2008] EAT admin 08/04/2008
CSC Computer Sciences Ltd v McAlinden & Ors - unilateral mistake cannot invalidate a contract admin
Care First Partnership Ltd v Roffey & ors (CA) 2001 admin 03/11/2000
Cumbria County Council v Carlisle-Morgan EAT 2007 admin 29/01/2007
Commission v Greece - breach of requirements to recognise qualifications awarded by other EU states - ECJ Case 274/05 - 23.10.08 admin
Country Weddings Ltd v Crossman & Ors - no power to apportion liability for compensation for tortious activity admin