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
Commission of the European Communities v Hellenic Republic Case C-381/06 - information and consultation - ECJ 13.9.07 admin
Churchill & anor. v First Independent Factors and Finance Ltd - directors' personal liabilities - CA 30.11.06 admin
Copland v The United Kingdom ECtHR 2007 admin 03/04/2007
Chagger v Abbey National PLC & Hopkins EAT 2008 admin 16/10/2008
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
Cullinane v (1) Balfour Beatty Engineering Services Ltd (2) NRL Ltd - delay by representatives "affixes" to claimant for time limit purposes admin
Clark (Inspector of Taxes) v. Perks (No.2) etc CA 2002 admin 27/07/2001
Chief Constable Of West Midlands Police v Gardner - What exactly about disability makes PCP cause substantial disadvantage? [2011] EAT admin 19/10/2011
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
City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & Ors - equal pay and the "same establishment" admin
Cole v Davies-Gilbert & Ors - compensation culture - Court of Appeal 1.3.07 admin
Coors Brewers Ltd v Adcock & Ors - deduction from wages or breach of contract? - CA 24.1.07 admin
Chief Constable Gtr Manchester v Hope EAT 1999 admin 14/10/1998
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof HC 2011 admin 22/03/2011
Cosgrove v Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (Northern Ireland) - Disability Discrimination, appeared on Bailii 17.12.2005 admin
Cromwell Garage Ltd v Doran - tribunal's findings were sound and properly open to it admin
Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police v Liversidge CA 2002 admin 24/05/2002
Czikai v Freemantle Media Ltd & Others - No disability discrimination against Britain's Got Talent contestant [2011] EAT admin 12/10/2011
Camarthen & Pumsaint Farmers Ltd v Evans - Neither "interests of justice and equity", nor unexplained ignorance, can make it not reasonably practicable to present unfair dismissal claim in time [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
CJD v RBS - employer must establish misconduct and carry out fair and reasonable investigation admin
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
Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd CA 2006 admin 31/03/2006
Chorion plc & ors v Lane ChD 1999 admin 07/04/1999
Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic - equivalent work experience to be taken into account so as not to breach free movement of workers provisions by discrimination - Opinion of the Advocate General 1.6.06 admin
Chivas Brothers Ltd v Robertson - errors and contradictions made tribunal judgment unreliable admin
Cartwright v G. Clancey Ltd EAT 1983 admin 12/04/1983
Chorley Borough Council v Andrews - Tribunal was entitled to conclude as it did [2011] EAT admin 31/08/2011
Carlsberg UK Ltd v (1) Cramp (2) Rabbitt - Objective standard of "reasonable employer" applies as much to the investigation as to the decision to dismiss [2008] EAT admin 08/04/2008
CSC Computer Sciences Ltd v McAlinden & Ors - unilateral mistake cannot invalidate a contract admin
Carter's (Charles) Application for judicial review - smoking in public places admin
Copland v UK - right to privacy - ECoHR 3.4.07 admin
Connect Personnel Ltd v Domanska - a matter for an amendment, or simply an expansion and clarification of the issues in point? admin
Clark v Nomura International plc (QBD) 2000 admin 06/09/2000
Carpenter v Home Office ECJ 2002 admin 11/07/2002
Coleman v Attrridge Law - ECJ reference re Disability Law - Croydon Tribunal 12.7.06 admin