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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
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
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
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
D'Silva v NATFHE (now UCU) & ors - Costs appeal dismissed [2009] EAT admin 29/07/2009
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
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
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
Daughters v Aqua Financial Solutions Ltd - Tribunal failed to resolve disputed issues of fact [2012] EAT admin 14/03/2012
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
De Souza v Manpower UK Ltd admin
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
D v Buckingham County Council [2008] EWCA Civ 1372 on 10.12.08 - protection of children admin
Dibro Ltd v Hore EAT 1990 admin 22/01/1989
Durham County Council v Hall - subsequent dismissal did not break chain of causation at review hearing admin
Douarin v Abercorn Care Ltd - 2004 Disciplinary procedure and new evidence [2010] EAT admin 26/05/2010
Deutsche Bank Group Services (UK) Ltd v HMRC - share bonus scheme caught for tax admin
Dep't for BIS v Aaron, Jones and Aaron - company directors disqualified even though no dishonesty involved admin
Dekker v VJV Centrum ECJ 1992 admin 08/11/1990
Drew v Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust - tribunal can choose a comparator of a different religion admin