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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
Pay v United Kingdom - dismissal of probation officer for scandalous behaviour in his private life was justified - ECtHR 16.9.08
Payir & ors. v UK Secretary of State - ECJ Case C-294/06, 18.7.07
Paymentshield Group Holdings Ltd v Halstead - triangular interests in the overlap between ET proceedings and threatened High Court action
PCS, R (on app'n of) v Minister for the Civil Service - amendments to CSCS are unlawful and to be quashed
Pearce v Receptek - ET reasons must be adequate
Pearson v United Kingdom - UK state pension and sex discrimination - ECtHR - 22.8.06
Peat & Ors v Birmingham City Council - unreasonable conduct as basis for costs award
Peñarroja v France - court expert translator not member of "regulated profession" but still entitled to protection of freedom to provide services
Peninsula Business Services Ltd & English v Rees & ors - allegation of apparent bias of Employment Judge upheld by the EAT
Peninsula Business Services Ltd v Malik - no clear finding of employment to support finding of discrimination on reasonable adjustments
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust v Power & Others - did discriminatory act continue over time, or just its consequences?
Pennington v Surrey County Council and Surrey Fire and Rescue Service - Personal Injury and PUWER - CA 9.11.06
Pennock v Hodgson - the cost of litigation between "neighbours", and the benefits of mediation
Pennwell Publishing (UK) Ltd v Ornstien, Isles & ors - restrictive covenants - High Court (QBD) 18.6.07
Pensionsversicherungsanstalt v Kleist - dismissal at different (male/female) state pension ages breaches Equal Treatment Directive
Percy v Church of Scotland Board of National Mission, Ministers of religion and employment law rights - House of Lords on 15th December 2005
Pereda v Madrid Movilidad SA, ECJ case C-277/08 - ECJ causes a problem by answering a question which was not put to it
Perez & Gomez v Spain - favouring nationals of one region breaches EU requirements on recognising professional qualifications
Perez & Gomez v Spain - Spanish pharmaceutical regulations breach right to Freedom of Establishment
Perkin v St Georges Healthcare Trust - unfair dismissal but nil award - Court of Appeal on 12th Oct 2005