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
Centrum voor Gelijkheid van Kansen en voor Racismebestrijding v Firma Feryn NV - public statement that "Moroccans will not be employed by firm" should be seen as direct racial discrimination - ECJ Case C54/07 - AG's opinion 12.3.08 admin
Clark (Inspector of Taxes) v. Perks (No.2) etc CA 2002 admin 27/07/2001
Chatzi v Ipourgos Ikonomikon - birth of twins does not create automatic entitlement to double period of parental leave 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
CIS/4156/2006 - "living together" appeal - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 11.5.07 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
Chief Constable Gtr Manchester v Hope EAT 1999 admin 14/10/1998
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof HC 2011 admin 22/03/2011
Cosgrove v Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (Northern Ireland) - Disability Discrimination, appeared on Bailii 17.12.2005 admin
Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police v Liversidge CA 2002 admin 24/05/2002
Commission v Germany - benefits for blind, deaf and disabled not "special benefits" so cannot be subject to residence in Germany admin
Community Dental Centres Ltd v Sultan-Darmon - unfettered right of substitution prevents party to contract being a "worker" admin
CSDLA/251/2007 - disability living allowance - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 16.5.07 admin
Castlemilk Group Practice v Chakrabarti - Tribunal should not have taken the "draconian step" of striking out an employer's response to claims [2009] EAT admin 02/06/2006
Clydeport Ltd v (1) Sinnamon (2) Gilchrist - Unreasonable failure to follow collective agreement made redundancy dismissals unfair [2007] EAT admin 08/10/2007
Coleman v EBR Attridge Law LLP - DDA covers associative discrimination admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd CA 2006 admin 31/03/2006
Chorion plc & ors v Lane ChD 1999 admin 07/04/1999
Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic - equivalent work experience to be taken into account so as not to breach free movement of workers provisions by discrimination - Opinion of the Advocate General 1.6.06 admin
Cartwright v G. Clancey Ltd EAT 1983 admin 12/04/1983
Chunilal v Merrill Lynch International Incorporated - whether the English courts had jurisdiction in a breach of contract claim. admin
Compass Group UK & Ireland Ltd t/a Scolarest v Celebi - tribunal substituted its own view of fairness admin
Commissioners for HM Revenue and Customs v Thorn Baker Ltd & Ors - statutory sick pay and agency workers - Court of Appeal 27.6.07 admin
Carter v The Blackstone Group International Ltd - Unfair dismissal claim presented one day out of time [2010] EAT admin 26/03/2010
Coutinho v. Vision Information Services (UK) Ltd & Anor - Liability for post-transfer victimisation by transferor of business does not pass under TUPE to transferee [2007] EAT admin 31/10/2007
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & Ors - equal pay and the "same establishment" admin
Clark v Nomura International plc (QBD) 2000 admin 06/09/2000
Carpenter v Home Office ECJ 2002 admin 11/07/2002
Coleman v Attrridge Law - ECJ reference re Disability Law - Croydon Tribunal 12.7.06 admin
Crawford v Swinton Insurance Brokers Ltd EAT 1990 admin 24/10/1989
Christian v Nursing and Midwifery Council - struck off nurse loses appeal admin
Cullinane v (1) Balfour Beatty Engineering Services Ltd (2) NRL Ltd - delay by representatives "affixes" to claimant for time limit purposes admin
Connect v Vodafone Limited - recognition of bargaining unit - CAC 19.7.07 admin
Chief Constable Of West Midlands Police v Gardner - What exactly about disability makes PCP cause substantial disadvantage? [2011] EAT admin 19/10/2011