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
Clark v H2O Water Services Ltd - assumption that notice posted arrives in the course of the post 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
Commissioner (Met Police) v Harley EAT 2001 admin 18/09/2001
Conseil National de l'Ordre des Architectes v Dreessen ECJ 2002 admin 22/01/2002
Commissioner (Met Police) v Lowrey-Nesbit EAT 1999 admin 13/07/1998
Ceva Logistics Ltd v Lynch and anor - organisation's statutory and common law duties to non-employees admin
Cunningham v BMS Sales Ltd - Age discrimination - Irish Equality Tribunal 1.2.07 admin
Cambridge Housing Society v Anwar - Unfair dismissal ruling upheld [2007] EAT admin 09/03/2007
Clyde & Co LLP & Anor v Winkelhof - arbitration clause was not capable of prevent tribunal proceedings admin 22/03/2011
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
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
Connex SE v RMT Union CA 1999 admin 13/12/1998
Cosgrove v Northern Ireland Ambulance Service, NI CA 2006 admin 08/11/2006
Commissioners for HM Revenue and Customs v Thorn Baker Ltd & Ors CA 2008 admin 27/06/2007
Claes and ors v Landsbanki Luxembourg SA, in liquidation CJEC Case C-235/10 - liqudator's duties regarding redundancies admin
CIB/3236/2006 - effect on incapacity benefit of combination of industrial and non-industrial injury - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 14.5.07 admin
Consistent Group Ltd v Kalwak & ors - Employment agency case - Who is the employer? [2007] EAT admin 18/05/2007
Child Poverty Action Group, R (on application of) v DWP - the DWP cannot recover Income Support which it has overpaid as a result of "official error". 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
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
Coyne v. Home Office CA 2000 admin 27/07/2000
Coker & Osamor v The Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine CA 2001 admin 22/11/2001
Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police v Homer EAT 2009 admin 27/10/2008
Casteels v British Airways Plc - qualifying period for pension must include total time of employment in different countries admin
CJSA/1475/2006 - entitlement to claim jobseeker's allowance - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 16.5.07 admin
Christie v DCA & anor - Part-time tribunal chairman not covered by Part-time Workers (Prevention of Less Favourable Treatment) Regulations 2000 [2007] EAT admin 23/07/2007
Columba Toner V NWIFHE - applicant presented no evidence for out of time admin
Campos & Ors v The Farmright Group Ltd & Ors - additional Claimants should be added despite minor omission in claim admin
Cosgrove v Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (Northern Ireland) - Disability Discrimination, appeared on Bailii 17.12.2005 admin
Colley v Corkindale EAT 1995 admin 13/06/1995
Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police v Liversidge CA 2002 admin 24/05/2002
Canniffe v East Riding of Yorks Council EAT 2000 admin 17/04/2000
Chunilal v Merrill Lynch International Incorporated - whether the English courts had jurisdiction in a breach of contract claim. admin
Commissioners for HM Revenue and Customs v Thorn Baker Ltd & Ors - statutory sick pay and agency workers - Court of Appeal 27.6.07 admin