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
Capita Health Solutions v (1) British Broadcasting Corporation (2) McLean - if employment continued after TUPE transfer there cannot have been a valid objection, under TUPE, to that transfer - EAT 1.5.08 admin
Cranswick Country Foods v Beall & Ors. EAT 2006 admin 20/12/2006
Canary Wharf Management Ltd v Edebi - Non-grievance letter [2006] EAT admin 03/03/2006
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & ors EAT 2010 admin 14/04/2010
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
Cave v Portsmouth City Council - The necessity test and implying contracts in agency situations [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
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
Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd T/A Scolarest Educational Food Service v Wilson - EAT 26.4.07 admin
Curr v Marks and Spencers plc CA 2002 admin 13/12/2002
CK Heating Ltd v Doro - Reconsideration of a decision by a tribunal at its own instigation [2010] EAT admin 15/06/2010
Chief Constable of Cumbria v McGlennon EAT 2002 admin 15/07/2002
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
Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v Virdi - Fundamental mistake of fact completely undermined tribunal's reasoning in finding victimisation [2008] EAT admin 04/07/2008
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
Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Police v Caston [2009] EAT admin 16/03/2009
Coker & Osamor v The Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine CA 2001 admin 22/11/2001
Computers In The City Ltd v Amamize - dishonesty, summary dismissal and Polkey admin
Collins v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions CA 2006 admin 04/04/2006
Central & NW London NHS Foundation Trust v Abimbola - Reinstatement: Practicality and the exercise of the tribunal's discretion [2009] EAT admin 03/04/2009
Claridge v Daler Rowney Ltd EAT 2008 admin 04/07/2008
Chambers-Mills v Allied Bakeries - judge ordered strike-out in light of complete appreciation of claimant's non-cooperation admin
Common Services Agency v Scottish Information Commissioner (Scotland) - even redacted information may still amount to "sensitive personal data" - House of Lords 9.7.08 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
Corr v IBC Vehicles - injury at work, depression, suicide, employer's liability - Court of Appeal 31.3.06 admin
Chancerygate Business Centre Ltd v Jenkins [2010] EAT admin 22/04/2010
Costello v Chief Constable of Northumbria CA 1999 admin 03/12/1998
Craig and Taylor v Transocean International Resources Ltd, EAT - there is no rule that entitlement to annual holiday must come out of working time admin
Commissioner (Met Police) v Harley EAT 2001 admin 18/09/2001
City of Edinburgh Council v (1) Wilkinson & ors (2) McLeod & ors - EAT overrules costs order made re adjournment of a pre-hearing review [2009] EAT admin 07/10/2009
Commissioner (Met Police) v Lowrey-Nesbit EAT 1999 admin 13/07/1998
Cadman v HSE ECJ case C-17/05 starts tomorrow - Prospect Union 7.3.06 admin
Chateignier v Office national de l'emploi - denial of benefits to citizen of another Member State - ECJ Case C-346/05, 9.11.06 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