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
Kelly v University of Southampton EAT 2007 admin 11/12/2007
Kaltz Ltd v Hamer - Rejection of "ordinary" unfair dismissal claim does not preclude finding of automatically unfair dismissal [2011] EAT admin 15/09/2011
Keogh v R. - Official Secrets Act and civil servants - Court of Appeal (Criminal Division) 7.3.07 admin
Kanapathar v London Borough of Harrow EAT 2003 admin 25/02/2003
Knapton, Van Bellen and Daniel v ECC Card Clothing Ltd - Effect of early pension and life insurance on dismissal compensation [2006] EAT admin 07/03/2006
Kiiski (Social policy) - pregnancy and child care leave - ECJ Case C-116/06, 20.9.07 admin
Kazantzis v Chief Adjudication Officer CA 1999 admin 15/06/1999
Kay v Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) - unfair redundancy dismissal admin
Klöppel v Tiroler Gebietskrankenkasse - a member state considering an application for benefit must take account of comparable benefits received in other EU member states - ECJ Case C507/06 21.2.08 admin
Keegan v Newcastle United Football Company Ltd, Arbit Trib 2010 admin 01/10/2009
Kraft Foods UK Ltd v Hastie - Contractual redundancy pay cap and age discrimination [2010] EAT admin 06/07/2010
Kirtruna SL & anor v Red Elite de Electrodomésticos SA & ors - Acquired Rights Directive does not prevent eviction of company from rented premises even though job losses will result - ECJ case C-313/07 on 16.10.08 admin
Kassi v Edwards EAT 2001 admin 03/10/2001
Key Organics Ltd v Billington - Tribunal's reasoning behind Polkey assessment simply could not be understood [2010] EAT admin 08/02/2010
Koller - right to sit lawyer's aptitude test cannot be blocked by lack of professional experience: that defeats the whole point admin
KB v NHS Pensions Agency and Secretary of State for Health ECJ 2004 admin 07/01/2004
Khan v Vignette Europe Ltd - On the particular facts, the hearing of a Muslim claimant's case during Ramadhan was not unfair [2010] EAT admin 14/01/2010
Kelly and Chiu v GE Healthcare Ltd - employee inventor's rights to compensation from employer admin
Kovacs v Queen Mary and Westfield College and anor CA 2002 admin 22/03/2002
Kantoh v Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust - Tribunal judgement had inadequate reasoning [2011] EAT admin 03/08/2011
Kennaugh v Jones (t/a Cheshire Tree Surgeons) admin
Kenny v Hampshire Constabulary EAT 1999 admin 14/10/1998
Konczak v BAE Systems (Operations) Ltd - only "wholly unreasonable" refusal to consider settlement can break chain of causation admin
Kucuk v Land Nordrhein -Westfalen [2012] - Justification of back-to-back fixed term contracts admin 26/01/2012
King v University Court of the University of St Andrews CS 2002 admin 30/01/2002
Khan v Landsker Child Care Ltd admin
Khatri v Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank BA - financial sector: employee's bonus was not discretionary admin 23/04/2010
Kapfunde v Abbey National plc & anr CA 1999 admin 25/03/1998
Keane v Investigo & ors - unsuccessful job applicant cannot win discrimination claim if no intention to accept the job admin
KHS AG v Schulte - entitlement to carry over leave, even where off sick, can be time-limited so it does not become simply a period of leisure admin 22/11/2011
Khan v RAF Summary Appeal Court, High Court 2004 admin 07/10/2004
Kotecha v (1)Insurety Plc (t/a Capita Health Care) (2)Abingdon (3)Bell (4)Smith (5)Riley - costs order will only be overturned if it is connected to the tribunal's error of law which leads EAT to allow appeal - EAT 14.4.08 admin
Klarenberg v Ferrotron Technologies GmbH - AG's opinion (TUPE) admin
Kumchyk v Derby City Council EAT 1978 admin 24/07/1978
Kuncharalingham v Word by Word Translations Ltd - individual was neither "employee" nor "worker" admin
Kimberley Group Housing Ltd v (1) Hambley & Others (2) Leena Homes Ltd (3) Angel Services UK Ltd [2008] EAT admin 25/04/2008