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
Couzens v McGee Group Ltd, [2009] EWCA Civ 95 - work equipment under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 admin
Childs v Pegasus Engineers Ltd (t-a Acorn Garage & MOT Centre EAT 2003 admin 22/01/2003
Cummings v Compass Group UK & Ireland Ltd t/a Scholarest - Amending form ET1 [2007] EAT admin 11/04/2007
Clarence High School & Nugent Care Society v Boardman - criticisms in relation to dismissal must be of employer, not the ET admin
Connect Personnel Ltd v Domanska - a matter for an amendment, or simply an expansion and clarification of the issues in point? admin
Carter v (1) London Underground Ltd (2) TfL - LB Lewisham v Malcolm is correct test for comparator in disability discrimination claims admin
Caterpillar Logistics Services (UK) Ltd v de Crean - barring order not granted in usual employment relationship admin
Christou (1) Ward (2) v London Borough of Haringey - There is no estoppel against an employer instituting a second set of disciplinary proceedings admin
Chan v Barts and the London NHS Trust - consultants' rights of appeal to Secretary of State - QBD 7.12.07 admin
Copple & Ors v. Littlewoods Plc & Ors EAT 2011 admin 23/12/2010
Cresswell v Board of Inland Revenue ChD 1984 admin 01/02/1984
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - permission to appeal factual findings granted in exceptional circumstances admin
Campbell v Frisbee admin 14/03/2002
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
Cleeve Link Ltd v Bryla - repayment of expenses clause is genuine pre-estimate of loss admin
Calder v Sec. of State for Work & Pensions - rights under H & S Regs 1977 are only relevant where time off sought is during actual working hours admin
Community Law Clinic Solicitors Ltd & Ors v Methuen - fact-finding on evidence is the role of tribunal admin
Conway v Community Options Ltd - no "reasonable adjustment" possible in disability discrimination case admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd - HL, upcoming on 27.2.08 admin
Colley v Corkindale EAT 1995 admin 13/06/1995
Canniffe v East Riding of Yorks Council EAT 2000 admin 17/04/2000
Commission of the European Communities v French Republic - Case C-89/07, 15.2.07 admin
Cavendish v Greater Manchester Buses (South Ltd) (t-a Stagecoach Manchester), EAT 2003 admin 30/09/2003
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
Cumbria County Council & Anor v Bates - post-dismissal conduct and compensation for unfair dismissal admin
Circle Anglia Ltd v Simons - no interference by EAT in decision on contribution admin
Corporate Manslaughter trial adjourned (again) until "around October 2010" admin
Carter v Prestige Nursing Ltd admin
Chuck v Raad van Bestuur van de Sociale Verzekeringsbank - right of pensioner now living in USA to state pension from different EC countries in which he worked - ECJ Case C331/06 - 3.4.08 admin
Chaudhary v Specialist Training Authority Appeal Panel (No 2) CA 2005 admin
Clancy v Cannock Chase Tech & anor EAT 2001 admin 02/03/2001
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
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