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
Crosset & Ors v. Upper Clyde Shipbuilders Ltd & Anor - neither employer's insolvency nor existence of compensation scheme affect normal rules of set-off of compensation - Court of Session 4.7.08 admin
Chohan v Derby Law Centre, EAT 2004 admin 07/04/2004
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
Conteh v Parking Partners Ltd EAT 2011 admin 17/12/2010
Cairns v Visteon UK Ltd EAT 2007 admin 29/11/2006
Cox v Sun Alliance Life Ltd CA 2001 admin 09/05/2001
Circumstances for ordering further and better particulars of a claim - Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Constable admin
Commission v Greece - breach of requirements to recognise qualifications awarded by other EU states - ECJ Case 274/05 - 23.10.08 admin
Cantor Fitzgerald (UK) Ltd v Wallace and ors (QBD) 1992 admin 31/01/1992
Centrewest Buses v Alas - Tribunal must consider the evidence actually before the employer, and not substitute its own view [2008] EAT admin 05/03/2008
Care First Partnership Ltd v Roffey & ors (CA) 2001 admin 03/11/2000
Cumbria County Council v Carlisle-Morgan EAT 2007 admin 29/01/2007
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust v Brown - ET finding of unfair dismissal was not perverse admin
Commission of the European Communities v Hellenic Republic Case C-381/06 - information and consultation - ECJ 13.9.07 admin
Cook v Tipper CA 1990 admin 17/05/1990
Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v Buchanan - Potentially criminal misconduct and dismissal [2010] EAT admin 13/07/2010
Churchill & anor. v First Independent Factors and Finance Ltd - directors' personal liabilities - CA 30.11.06 admin
Cscape Strategic Internet Services Ltd v Toon - Party in breach of contract must be assumed to intend to perform it in most advantageous way when assessing damages [2008] EAT admin 13/05/2008
Cahm v Ward & Goldstone Ltd EAT 1979 admin 06/04/1979
Collino & anor v Telecom Italia SpA (ECJ) 2000 admin 14/09/2000
Clarke v. South Gloucestershire Council - perversity and sufficiency of reasons for a tribunal decision - EAT 19.12.06 admin
Cole v Davies-Gilbert & Ors - compensation culture - Court of Appeal 1.3.07 admin
Colt Group Ltd v. Couchman EAT 2000 admin 12/01/2000
Commotion Ltd v Rutty - Grievance procedure requirements [2005] EAT admin 13/10/2005
Coors Brewers Ltd v Adcock & Ors - deduction from wages or breach of contract? - CA 24.1.07 admin
Consignia plc v Sealy CA 2002 admin 19/06/2002
Chagger v Abbey National plc & Hopkins - (i) compensation in discrimination cases (ii) burden of proof (and an example of an impressive flying start by the president-elect of the EAT) [2008] EAT admin 16/10/2008
Cavendish Munro Professional Risks Management Ltd v Geduld [2009] EAT admin 06/08/2009
Couzens v McGee Group Ltd, [2009] EWCA Civ 95 - work equipment under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 admin
Childs v Pegasus Engineers Ltd (t-a Acorn Garage & MOT Centre EAT 2003 admin 22/01/2003
C & D DH Ltd (t/a Elite Homecarers) v HMRC- NMW legislation aimed at providing minimum wage after expenses taken into account admin 12/02/2013
Caerphilly County Borough Council v Button - oral submissions are valuable and should only be dispensed with in exceptional circumstances. admin
Coxon v Rank Xerox UK Ltd EAT 2003 admin 18/11/2002
Centre West London Buses Ltd v Balogun and Ambali - Unfair dismissal: the reasonable responses test [2005] EAT admin 19/10/2005
Commission v Denmark - national limits on pension fund tax relief are unlawful - ECJ Case C-150/04, 30.1.07 admin