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
Commercial Motors (Wales) Ltd v Howley - TUPE, date of effective transfer and breach of duty to inform and consult admin
Commerzbank AG v Keen - Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 and employment contracts - CA 17.11.06 admin
Commerzbank AG v Keen CA 2006 admin 17/11/2006
Commerzbank AG v Price-Jones CA 2003 admin 21/11/2003
Commerzbank AG v Rajput [2019] UKEAT 0164/18 emplaw online 28/06/2019
Commisioner of Police of The Metropolis & Anor v Osinaike - shifting of the burden of proof in a discrimination case admin
Commisioner Of Police Of The Metropolis v Maxwell - Not necessary to go through two stage process set out in Igen v Wong for every complaint [2013] EAT admin 14/05/2013
Commission for Healthcare Audit & Inspection v Ward - suitability of alternative post offered in redundancy situation has a bearing on the unreasonableness of refusing it - EAT 6.3.08 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Federal Republic of Germany, ECJ Case C-269/07, 6.6.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v French Republic - Case C-89/07, 15.2.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Hellenic Republic Case C-381/06 - information and consultation - ECJ 13.9.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic - ECJ Case C-119/04 admin
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
Commission of the European Communities v Italian Republic - freedom of movement of workers - ECJ Case C-371/04, 26.10.06 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Kingdom of Belgium - unlawful requirement that pension fund tax benefits depend on contributions being paid to a Belgian insurer - ECJ Case C-522/04, 5.7.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Kingdom of Spain - ECJ Case C-317/06, 5.7.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Netherlands - Netherlands in breach of freedom of movement obligations - ECJ Case C-50/06, 7.6.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Portuguese Republic - ECJ C-410/06, 28.6.07 admin
Commission of the European Communities v Republic of Austria - derogations from the freedom of movement of workers cannot be used so as to restrict freedom of establishment - ECJ Case 161/07 AG's Opinion 18.9.08 admin
Commission of the European Communities v UK - UK wins Health & Safety case - ECJ Case C-127/05, 14.6.07 admin
Commission v Austria - restriction on freedom of establishment was not justified admin
Commission v Belgium - Belgian law does not unjustifiably restrict freedom to provide services admin
Commission v Denmark - national limits on pension fund tax relief are unlawful - ECJ Case C-150/04, 30.1.07 admin
Commission v France - French laws on snowboarding qualifications restrict freedom to provide services admin
Commission v Germany - benefits for blind, deaf and disabled not "special benefits" so cannot be subject to residence in Germany admin
Commission v Grand Duchy of Luxembourg - Member State cannot unlilaterally decide that matters are in the nature of "public policy" admin
Commission v Greece - breach of requirements to recognise qualifications awarded by other EU states - ECJ Case 274/05 - 23.10.08 admin
Commission v Greece - penalty for failure to enact laws to rectify breach of right to freedom of establishment admin
Commission v Italy - "in critical difficulties" provision in Italian law breaches Acquired Rights Directive admin
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
Commission v Italy - legal fee limits compatible with EU law admin
Commission v Portugal - construction sector licensing laws unlawfully restrict EU law freedom to provide services admin
Commission v Spain - breach of requirements to recognise qualifications awarded by other EU states - ECJ Case C286/06 - 23.10.08 admin
Commission v United Kingdom - seconded teachers entitled to full rights and benefits of STPCD as open to those in England & Wales admin
Commissioner (Met Police) v Harley EAT 2001 admin 18/09/2001
Commissioner (Met Police) v Lowrey-Nesbit EAT 1999 admin 13/07/1998