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
Cartwright v G. Clancey Ltd EAT 1983 admin 12/04/1983
Coventry City Council v Nicholls & ors EAT 2009 admin 27/02/2009
Community Dental Centres Ltd v Sultan-Darmon - unfettered right of substitution prevents party to contract being a "worker" admin
Clyde Valley Housing Association Ltd v MacAulay EAT 2008 admin 03/04/2008
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
Connect Personnel Ltd v Domanska - a matter for an amendment, or simply an expansion and clarification of the issues in point? admin
CTO Gesellschaft Fur Containertransport MBH and Co MS Juturna KG & anor. v Dziennik - different approach of the High Court and the Court of Appeal to "justice" - CA 13.11.06 admin
Churchill v United Kingdom - refusal to pay Widow's Pension to a man was not sex discrimination - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
Coleman v Attrridge Law - ECJ reference re Disability Law - Croydon Tribunal 12.7.06 admin
Chagger v Abbey National plc & Hopkins - (i) compensation in discrimination cases (ii) burden of proof (and an example of an impressive flying start by the president-elect of the EAT) [2008] EAT admin 16/10/2008
Crawford v Swinton Insurance Brokers Ltd EAT 1990 admin 24/10/1989
Cavendish Munro Professional Risks Management Ltd v Geduld [2009] EAT admin 06/08/2009
Cape Industrial Services v Ambler EAT 2002 admin 20/12/2002
Compass Group UK & Ireland Ltd t/a Scolarest v Celebi - tribunal substituted its own view of fairness admin
Capek v Lincolnshire County Council CA 2000 admin 26/05/2000
Carter v The Blackstone Group International Ltd - Unfair dismissal claim presented one day out of time [2010] EAT admin 26/03/2010
Cleeve Link Ltd v Bryla - repayment of expenses clause is genuine pre-estimate of loss admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd - employer was liable for employee's suicide where it directly resulted from foreseeable depression caused by accident at work - [2008] UKHL 13, House of Lords on 27.2.08 admin
Crosset & Ors v. Upper Clyde Shipbuilders Ltd & Anor - neither employer's insolvency nor existence of compensation scheme affect normal rules of set-off of compensation - Court of Session 4.7.08 admin
Cadman v Health and Safety Executive (C-17/05) - legality of pay based on length of service - ECJ 3.10.06 admin
Crest Packaging Ltd & other Crest companies v Bell, Breaker, Ingram, Packham, Parry, and Stevens - Test case: Identity of Employer [2005] website admin 09/12/2005
Commotion Ltd v Rutty EAT 2005 admin 13/12/2005
City of Edinburgh Council v (1) Wilkinson & 21 others (2) McLeod & 31 others [2010] EAT admin 14/04/2010
Copple & Ors v. Littlewoods Plc & Ors EAT 2011 admin 23/12/2010
Cullinane v (1) Balfour Beatty Engineering Services Ltd (2) NRL Ltd - delay by representatives "affixes" to claimant for time limit purposes admin
Cresswell v Board of Inland Revenue ChD 1984 admin 01/02/1984
Chief Constable Of West Midlands Police v Gardner - What exactly about disability makes PCP cause substantial disadvantage? [2011] EAT admin 19/10/2011
Cumbria County Council & Anor v Bates - post-dismissal conduct and compensation for unfair dismissal admin
Commission v Greece - breach of requirements to recognise qualifications awarded by other EU states - ECJ Case 274/05 - 23.10.08 admin
Cordell v Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Reasonableness of adjustments for disabled employees [2011] EAT admin 05/10/2011
Connolly v Sellars Arenascene Ltd CA 2001 admin 02/02/2001
Cordell v DHL Exel Europe Ltd - If a claimant chooses to jump the gun by withdrawing an appeal, that is his own fault - [2008] EAT admin 30/06/2008
Colley v Corkindale EAT 1995 admin 13/06/1995
Cromwell Garage Ltd v Doran - tribunal's findings were sound and properly open to it admin
Canniffe v East Riding of Yorks Council EAT 2000 admin 17/04/2000
Czikai v Freemantle Media Ltd & Others - No disability discrimination against Britain's Got Talent contestant [2011] EAT admin 12/10/2011