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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 Case Date
Duffy v George - ET should order pre trial review when Claimant refuses to give evidence
Duffy v George - not attendance of claimant does not prevent tribunal making findings adverse to respondent
Dumfries & Galloway Council v North & ors - co-employees at another establishment with no "common terms" cannot be comparators for equal pay claims
Duncan v Faithful & Gould Ltd & anor - costs - EAT 13.11.06
Duncombe, Fletcher & Others v Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families - tribunal jurisdiction in cases with a foreign element.
Dundee City Council v Malcolm - handling of claim by tribunal dogged by errors as it progressed through numerous hearings
Dunedin Indpendent plc v Welsh - restrictive covenants - Court of Session [2006] CSOH 174 on 14.11.06
Dunelm (Soft Furnishings) Ltd v (1) Baker (2) Wood - ET should not address matters not before it
Dunn & anr v AAH Ltd - trust and confidence goes both ways between employer and employee
Durham County Council v Hall - subsequent dismissal did not break chain of causation at review hearing
Durrani v London Borough of Ealing - no victimisation complaint where no claim is put forward under Equality Act or its predecessor legislation
DWP v Alam - disciplinary hearings and reasonable adjustments for DDA 1995 purposes
DWP v Burley & Burley - UK residents moving to another EC State (France) not entitled to full UK pension if they originally come from a 3rd country with whch the UK has a social security agreement - [2008] EWCA Civ 376 on 23.4.08
DWP v Dias - can residence under a residence permit contribute towards the 5 years needed by the "right to reside" test?
DWP v Doyle - calculation of earnings when assessing social security claim - CA on 27.4.06
DWP v Yates [2009] EWCA Civ 479, Court of Appeal on 10th June 2009
Dynamex Friction Ltd & Another v Amicus & others - in a TUPE situation it is the thought process of the actual dismisser which reveals whether reason for dismissal was economic or the transfer - Court of Appeal 17.4.08