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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
Octopus Jewellery Ltd v Stephenson - ambiguity as to date of termination of employment [2007] EAT admin 07/06/2007
Opal Telecom Ltd v Rowe - No perversity in tribunal ruling [2007] EAT admin 19/04/2007
Optare Group Ltd. v T&G - Were more or less than 20 employees dismissed when 3 accepted voluntary redundancy and 17 did not? [2007] EAT admin 10/07/2007
Optare Group Ltd v TGWU EAT 2007 admin 10/07/2007
OCS Ltd v Pullen - Consistency of treatment in dismissals [2007] EAT admin 31/08/2007
Omar v Worldwide News (United Press International) 1998 admin 18/02/1998
Okonu v G4S Security Services (UK) Ltd - Distinction between discrimination on grounds of race, ethnic or national origin and discrimination on grounds of colour or nationality upheld [2008] EAT admin 11/01/2008
O'Neill v Buckinghamshire County Council EAT 2010 admin 05/01/2010
Owolowo v Family Mosaic Housing Association - Automatic extension of time under (now revoked) 2004 grievance procedure rules [2010] EAT admin 09/08/2010
Oakland v Wellswood (Yorkshire) Ltd EAT 2008 admin 05/11/2008
Old Buckenham Park (Brettenham) Educational Trust Ltd v Parker - Part time disabled teacher wins claims on being replaced by a full time teacher [2009] EAT admin 03/07/2009
O'Neill v Governors of St Thomas More RC School 1997 admin 24/05/1996
Odukwe v The Partners of Hoare Lea Consulting Engineers - Statutory grievance procedures and extensions of time [2012] EAT admin 27/01/2012
Odoemelam v Whittington Hospital NHS Trust EAT 2007 admin 06/02/2007
Oasis Community Learning v Wolff - general discretion under sections 112(3) and 113 to order reinstatement/re-engagement admin
Okonu v G4S Security Services EAT 2008 admin 11/02/2008
Olenloa v North West London Hospitals NHS Trust - obligation to make reasonable adjustments does not end with sick absence admin
O'Kelly & ors v Trusthouse Forte PLC CA 1983 admin 20/07/1983
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council v Johnson - Unless Order: qualitative, not quantitative, test for compliance admin
O'Halloran v Ciba Speciality Chemicals Plc - personal injury - Court of Session 2.2.07 admin
Oliphant v Boots Management Services Ltd - claimant cannot introduce new claims by way of F&BPs admin
Obienna v Home Office - delay in considering immigrant applications for leave to remain - [2008] EWHC 1476 (Admin) on 27.6.08 admin
O2 (UK) Ltd v Wallace - tribunal's power is to establish what terms ought to be included in a statement of particulars of employment, not what such terms ought to be - EAT 17.6.08 admin
Olympique Lyonnais SASP v (1) Bernard (2) Newcastle United FC - freedom of movement within the EU and young professional footballers admin
O’Hara v Jackstone Froster Ltd - Link between Unfair Dismissal and consequent illness admin
Odar v Baxter Deutschland GmbH - reduced compensation in redundancy scheme admin
O'Neill v Metronet Rail BVC Ltd - employer's actions "imperfect", but not discriminatory admin
O'Brien v Ministry of Justice - recorders are 'workers' for Part Time Workers Regs purposes admin
Obasa v Buckinghamshire County Council - strike out for violent threats was within EJ's proper discretion admin
Ozturk & ors. v SoS for Home Department - students and au pairs from Turkey - CA 18.5.06 admin
Osonnaya v Queen Mary University of London - costs can follow application to postpone, reasonable or not. admin
Oakland v Wellswood (Yorkshire) Ltd - insolvency exemption from TUPE not applicable in pre-pack sale by company administrator admin
OCS Group UK Ltd v. Jones & Ciliza - TUPE and service provision changes [2009] EAT admin 04/08/2009
Odoemelam v Whittington Hospital NHS Trust - Grievances against fellow employees [2007] EAT admin 06/02/2007
Otaiku v Rotherham Primary Care NHS Trust - Grievance procedure [2007] EAT admin 03/07/2007
Optikinetics Ltd v Whooley, 1999 admin 23/04/1999