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
Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council v Farrell EAT 2000 admin 23/11/2000
Kirklees Metropolitan Council v Radecki - meaning of "effective date of termination" in summary dismissal cases admin
Kirklees Metropolitan Council v Radecki CA 2009 admin 08/04/2009
Kirmizi v Stagecoach South East London and Kent Bus Co Ltd - Time to recover after surgery is relevant consideration for dismissal [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
Kirsten v Germany - pyrrhic victory in case of unreasonable delay meaning no fair trial - ECHR 15.2.07 admin
Kirton v Tetrosyl Ltd CA 2003 admin 10/04/2003
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
Kirwan v First Corporate Shipping Ltd - Dismissal of shop steward and protected disclosure [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
Kitsons Environmental Europe Ltd v Hendry - Structured approach, accompanied by reasons, is needed when making a reduction in compensation for contributory behaviour [2008] EAT admin 24/06/2008
Klarenberg v Ferrotron Technologies GmbH - "organisational autonomy" is not necessary for part of business transferred to retain "identity" admin
Klarenberg v Ferrotron Technologies GmbH - AG's opinion (TUPE) admin
Klarenberg v Ferrotron Technologies GmbH - TUPE and part of a business - ECJ Case C-466/07 (OCJ 12.1.08) admin
Klarenberg v Ferrotron Technologies GmbH ECJ 2009 admin 12/02/2009
Klasen v Germany - asbestos admin
Kleinsteuber [2017] EUECJ C-354/16 emplaw online 13/07/2017
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
KLT Construction Ltd v Swain - review of default judgment must consider many factors, including merits of case admin
KLT Water Engineering Ltd v (1) Irvine (2) Oliver (3) G & K Valve Services Ltd - later TUPE transfer did not "revive" contracts admin
Klusova v London Borough of Hounslow - statutory bar on employment, not just belief of it, is required for dismissal to be fair because of it admin 07/11/2007
Klusova v London Borough of Hounslow CA 2007 admin 07/11/2007
KM v Sec'y of State for Education and Skills - appeal against inclusion on POVA list - Care Standards Tribunal 25.9.06 admin
Knapton & ors v ECC Card Clothing Ltd EAT 2006 admin 07/03/2006
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
Knight v BCCP Ltd - No "irreducible minimum" of mutuality of obligation to create employment contract [2011] EAT admin 16/03/2011
Knight v Department of Social Security EAT 2002 admin 12/11/2001
Knight v Fairway & Kenwood Car Service - not employee: no obligation to work at all admin
Knight v Treherne Care & Consultancy Ltd - Unfair dismissal claim must focus on fairness of employer, not conduct of employee [2009] EAT admin 15/04/2009
Knox v Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) - ET's judgement must meet basic requirements of ET Rule 30 [2007] EAT admin 08/08/2007
Kocur v Angard Staffing Solutions Ltd & Anor [2019] EWCA Civ 1185 emplaw online 11/07/2019
Kocur v. Angard Staffing Solutions Ltd & Anor [2018] UKEAT 0181/17 emplaw online 23/02/2018
Koelzsch v ?tat du Grand-Duch? de Luxembourg ECJ 2011 admin 15/03/2010
Koenig v The Mind Gym Ltd - work outside employment contract does not count towards continuity of service admin
Koku v South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust - The discretion to extend time is a wide one [2013] EAT admin 15/03/2013
Koller - right to sit lawyer's aptitude test cannot be blocked by lack of professional experience: that defeats the whole point admin
Komeng v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council - Tribunal's ruling on "disorganised and unsatisfactory training regime" was not clear [2011] EAT admin 23/05/2011
Konczak v BAE Systems (Operations) Ltd - only "wholly unreasonable" refusal to consider settlement can break chain of causation admin