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
Clearsprings Management Ltd v Ankers & Others - service provision was too "fragmented" to trigger TUPE transfer [2009] EAT admin 24/02/2009
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
Commission of the European Communities v Portuguese Republic - ECJ C-410/06, 28.6.07 admin
Chambers v United Kingdom - strike out of unsettled claims by homosexuals dismissed from armed forces - ECHR 11.12.07 admin
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof HC 2011 admin 22/03/2011
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
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
Caerphilly County Borough Council v Button - oral submissions are valuable and should only be dispensed with in exceptional circumstances. admin
Commission v Denmark - national limits on pension fund tax relief are unlawful - ECJ Case C-150/04, 30.1.07 admin
Countrywide Freight Group Ltd v Hobbs - Polkey deduction based on percentage chance, not balance of probabilities, of retaining job admin
Cunningham v Aurora Kendrick James Ltd - relief from automatic strike-out admin
Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd CA 2006 admin 31/03/2006
Crouch v Ant Marketing & Others - Response form clearly covered both named Respondents [2011] EAT admin 24/02/2011
Chorion plc & ors v Lane ChD 1999 admin 07/04/1999
City to appeal Catholic school teacher ruling - Glasgow Evening Times - 20.4.06 admin
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
Carter's (Charles) Application for judicial review - smoking in public places admin
Copland v UK - right to privacy - ECoHR 3.4.07 admin
Country Weddings Ltd v Crossman & Ors - no power to apportion liability for compensation for tortious activity admin
Commisioner of Police of The Metropolis & Anor v Osinaike - shifting of the burden of proof in a discrimination case admin
Clark v Nomura International plc (QBD) 2000 admin 06/09/2000
Celebi v Scolarest Compass Group UK & Ireland Ltd - Dismissal for "theft of money" was unfair where charge was "loss of money": They are not the same [2010] EAT admin 28/07/2010
Carpenter v Home Office ECJ 2002 admin 11/07/2002
Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v Virdi - Meaning of "disability" [2006] EAT admin 18/10/2006
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
Chatzi v Ipourgos Ikonomikon - birth of twins does not create automatic entitlement to double period of parental leave admin
CIS/4156/2006 - "living together" appeal - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 11.5.07 admin
Circumstances for ordering further and better particulars of a claim - Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Constable admin
Cornwall County Care Ltd v Brightman and Ors EAT 1998 admin 27/02/1998
Carruthers v LSE Students Union - No error in £4,000 costs order [2012] EAT admin 08/03/2011
Chohan v Derby Law Centre, EAT 2004 admin 07/04/2004
City of Bradford MDC v Pratt - Grievance procedure NOT properly done [2007] EAT admin 09/01/2007