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
CJSA/2663/2006 - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - secondary legislation and Human Rights - 14.6.07 admin
Cook v MSHK Limited and Ministry of Sound Recordings Ltd - the concept of affirmation of contract can be used as a sword as well as a shield. admin
Conseil National de l'Ordre des Architectes v Dreessen ECJ 2002 admin 22/01/2002
Cranswick Country Foods v Beall & Ors. EAT 2006 admin 20/12/2006
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & ors EAT 2010 admin 14/04/2010
Capita Hartshead Ltd v Byard - employer must "genuinely apply mind" to selection of pool for redundancies admin 31/01/2012
Clark v H2O Water Services Ltd - assumption that notice posted arrives in the course of the post admin
Centrica Storage Ltd (1) Lewis Silkin LLP (2) v Tennison - Tribunal acted within its discretion in refusing late amendment to withdraw concession of disability [2008] EAT admin 29/09/2008
Cumbria County Council v Joss & Ors - refusal of leave to appeal on Equal Pay: GMF defence admin
Chancerygate Business Centre Ltd v Jenkins [2010] EAT admin 22/04/2010
CIB/920/2007 - weekly earnings can be averaged - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 17.7.07 admin
Centrum voor gelijkheid van kansen en voor racismebestrijding v Firma Feryn NV - employer's statement that it will not recruit "immigrant workers" established (rebuttable) presumption of race discrimination - ECJ Case C54/07 10.7.08 admin
Cosgrove v Northern Ireland Ambulance Service, NI CA 2006 admin 08/11/2006
Curr v Marks and Spencers plc CA 2002 admin 13/12/2002
Chief Constable of Cumbria v McGlennon EAT 2002 admin 15/07/2002
Cox v Essex County Fire And Rescue Service - self diagnosis of disability does not require employer to make reasonable adjustments admin
C v M Ltd - absolute immunity against ET claims arising out of other legal proceedings admin
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
Cook, Ardley, Forrest, King and Smith v C2C Rail Ltd - Holiday pay in respect of ‘Annual hours contract’ [2006] EAT admin 17/03/2006
Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police v Hunter - employer wins appeal in personal injury case admin
Clearsprings Management Ltd v Ankers & Others - service provision was too "fragmented" to trigger TUPE transfer [2009] EAT admin 24/02/2009
Callinan v Secretary of State for Health - time limits for appeal against inclusion on PoVA and PoCA lists - Care Standards Tribunal 6.8.07 admin
Coleman v Attridge Law - the Equal Treatment Framework Directive prohibits "associative" discrimination against an employee on the grounds of their child's disability - ECJ Case C-303/06 admin
Coker & Osamor v The Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine CA 2001 admin 22/11/2001
Collins v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions CA 2006 admin 04/04/2006
Claridge v Daler Rowney Ltd EAT 2008 admin 04/07/2008
Chief Constable Of Essex Police v Kovacevic - an application to amend ET claim should be in writing admin
CFS Management Services v (1) Bashir (2) Woodward - should the EAT remit or decide the matter for itself? admin
Chelmsford College Corporation v Teal - resignation was withdrawn by consent admin
City of Edinburgh Council v Lauder & 9 others - On-call hours whilst sleeping not working time for minimum wage purposes [2012] EAT admin 20/03/2012
Country Style Foods Ltd v Bouzir - race discrimination and the reverse burden of proof admin
Chandera v Royal Mail Group [2006] EAT admin 05/01/2006
Commission v Italy - Italian national requirements for security firms unlawfully restrict freedoms of establishment and provision of services - C-465/05 ECJ 13.12.07 admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles - injury at work, depression, suicide, employer's liability - Court of Appeal 31.3.06 admin
Costello v Chief Constable of Northumbria CA 1999 admin 03/12/1998
Commissioner (Met Police) v Harley EAT 2001 admin 18/09/2001