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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
Lake House Ltd v Martin - Bias [2007] EAT admin 20/12/2007
Lattimer v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension to a man - ECtHR 24.6.08 admin
Levett v Biotrace International plc 1999 admin 10/02/1999
Lawrence v HM Prison Service EAT 2007 admin 26/03/2007
London Borough of Islington v Brown - Trade union rep's failure to present member's unfair dismissal claim in time is not adequate reason for an extension of time [2008] EAT admin 24/06/2008
Lisk-Carew v Birmingham City Council & Sharp - compensation in victimisation cases admin
Lustig-Prean & Beckett v UK and Smith & Grady v UK 1999 admin 27/09/1999
Lawrence & ors v Regent Office Care Ltd & ors ECJ 2003 admin 17/09/2002
Lewis v Department for Work & Pensions - What constitutes a reasonable adjustment, and whether the time taken to make it is reasonable, are questions of fact for an employment tribunal [2007] EAT admin 20/12/2007
Leisure Employment Services Ltd v Revenue and Customs - benefits in kind as part of Minimum Wage admin
Lewisham & Guys Mental Health NHS Trust v Andrews 2000 admin 23/03/2000
Lawrence and ors v Regent Office Care Ltd and ors 1999 admin 05/11/1998
Lambrou v Cyprus Airways Ltd - Validity of disability claim [2005] EAT admin 08/11/2005
Lautsi v. Italy (ECtHR application no. 30814/06) - crucifixes are illegal in state schools in Italy admin
Lightways (Contractors) Ltd v Assoc Holdings Ltd 2000 admin 21/01/2000
Lawrence & ors v Regent Office Care Ltd & ors 2000 admin 21/06/2000
London Borough of Redbridge v Baynes - informed concession that claimant was not disabled could not be withdrawn on appeal admin
London Borough of Brent v Fuller - Tribunal wrongly substituted its own view for that of employer [2010] EAT admin 21/04/2010
Leeks v St Georges Heathcare NHS Trust - DDA claimant can be required to disclose medical condition admin
Levenes Solicitors v Dalley 2006 EAT admin 23/11/2006
Lee v Lee's Air Farming Ltd 1961 admin 01/01/1991
Langston v BERR - contributory conduct must be blameworthy to trigger reduction in unfairly dismissed employee's compensation admin
Lockey v East North East Homes Leeds - Strike out without full merits hearing was unjustified [2011] EAT admin 14/06/2011
Leach v Ofcom - lack of honesty could breach trust and confidence and amount to SOSR for dismissal admin 13/07/2012
London Borough of Lewisham v Malcolm HL 2008 admin 25/06/2008
London Underground v RMT Union 1998 admin 22/12/1998
LTRS Estates Ltd (t/a Orwells) v Hamilton - misunderstandings as to scope of remission should be clarified before end of hearing admin
London Clubs Management Ltd v Rooney - Perversity and the reliability or credibility of witnesses [2011] EAT admin 22/07/2011
Lake v British Transport Police - immunity from suit of Police Complaints Commission - CA 5.5.07 admin
Lincolnshire CC v Hopper 2002 admin 26/05/2002
Lane v Shire Roofing Co (Oxford) 1995 admin 16/02/1995
Liberty Living Ltd v Reid - unfair dismissal finding upheld admin
Launahurst Ltd v Larner - Contract was a "sham" and did not reflect reality of situation, which was one of employment [2009] EAT admin 18/08/2009
Law Society v (1) Secretary of State for Justice (2) OLC - no TUPE transfer from LCS to OLC admin
Lambe v 186 Ltd CA 2005 admin 29/07/2004
Lassman v de Vere University Arms Hotel EAT 2003 admin 09/08/2002