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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
DA'Bell v NSPCC - Bias, misconduct and procedural irregularity admin
Davis v Pyrz - Unlawful deductions from wages [2007] EAT admin 03/04/2007
Danosa v LKB - non-employee member of Board of Directors was "worker" within Pregnant Workers Directive admin
Dobbs v The British Library EAT 2004 admin 17/08/2004
D and H Travel Ltd and anor v Foster EAT 2006 admin
Diggins v Condor Marine Crewing Services Ltd - mariners' rights to claim unfair dismissal admin
Dundee City Council v McDermott and ors - Equal Pay and statutory grievance procedures [2010] EAT admin 03/11/2010
Davies v Farnborough College of Technology - Redundancy dismissal automatically unfair as statutory procedure not followed [2007] EAT admin 10/07/2007
Davies v General Teaching Council for England - teacher's "unprofessional conduct" appeal partially successful admin
D'Silva v NATFHE (University & College Union) & ors EAT 2008 admin 12/03/2008
Delaney v Staples HL 1992 admin 12/03/1993
Department for Work and Pensions v Coulson - insufficient misconduct for gross misconduct may amount to contributory fault admin
Duncombe & ors v DfES (now DCSF) (now the Dep't for Children, Schools and Families) - Foreign element and jurisdiction of tribunals [2008] EAT admin 24/04/2008
Dombey v (1) University of Brighton (2) Secretary of State for Education & Skills - Where a valuable benefit exists in the employment relationship, an employer is under a duty to make that known [2007] EAT admin 14/09/2007
Deutsche Lufthansa AG v Kumpan - justifying the use of successive fixed-term contracts admin
Dowling v Ilic Haulage and anor EAT 2004 admin 02/03/2004
Denton Hall Legal Services & Ors v Fifield CA 2006 admin 08/03/2006
Dundee City Council v Malcolm - handling of claim by tribunal dogged by errors as it progressed through numerous hearings admin
Darnton v Bournemouth University - £10,000 penalty for failure to comply with Information & Consultation Regs [2010] EAT admin 04/03/2010
D'Silva v NATFHE (University & College Union) & others - Failure to answer statutory questionnaire does not automatically create inference of discrimination [2008] EAT admin 12/03/2008
Desai v National Car Parks Services (NCP) - it is for party to make sure he puts his case to the tribunal admin
Digital Equipment Co Ltd v Clements CA 1998 admin 04/12/1997
Deane v London Borough of Ealing & anor EAT 1993 admin 20/01/1993
D'Silva v NATFHE (now UCU) & ors - Costs appeal dismissed [2009] EAT admin 29/07/2009
Dalitis (t/a Shanklin Motor Company) v Plissi - Tribunal must establish exactly what was said "in the heat of the moment" before deciding whether it was too ambiguous to amount to a dismissal/resignation [2008] EAT admin 16/06/2008
DWP v Dias - can residence under a residence permit contribute towards the 5 years needed by the "right to reside" test? admin
Department of Transport v Gallacher CA 1994 admin 10/03/1994
Dhaliwal v. British Airways Board EAT 1985 admin 08/03/1984
Dean & Dean Solicitors & Others v Dionissiou-Moussaoui - With only two exceptions, employment judge's discretion when considering costs is unfettered [2008] EAT admin 14/07/2008
Dr Singh v Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (1) The Roslin Institute (2) - No error of law by original tribunal so appeal dismissed [2007] EAT admin 08/05/2007
Director fined £75,000 and banned from the industry for lying to FSA admin
Diggins v Condor Marine Crewing Services Ltd CA 2010 admin 30/11/2009
Doherty v British Midland Airways, EAT 2005 admin 08/02/2005
Daughters v Aqua Financial Solutions Ltd - Tribunal failed to resolve disputed issues of fact [2012] EAT admin 14/03/2012
DB Schenker Rail (UK) Ltd v Doolan - Employer's not doctor's reasonable view determining fairness of dismissal for lack of capability [2011] EAT admin 13/04/2011
Devon Primary Care Trust v Readman [2013] EWCA Civ 1110 admin 06/02/2013