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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
Resolute Management Services Ltd admin
Remploy v Shaw - existence of internal appeal does not create "open-ended time limits" for unfair dismissal claim admin
R (Payir) v Home Office ECJ 2008 admin 24/01/2008
Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Scanlon - Employment tribunal cannot stray outside established "factual parameters" when re-considering case remitted back to it by EAT [2008] EAT admin 20/05/2008
Riley v The Crown Prosecution Service - medical condition prevented fair trial being possible within reasonable time: strike-out justified admin
RCO Support Services Ltd v Unison & ors 2002 admin 12/04/2002
Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance Group v Payne EAT 2005 admin 14/07/2005
Rothwell v Chemical & Insulating Co Ltd & Anor and other cases - pleural plaques asbestos case - [2006] EWCA Civ 27 on 26.1.06 admin
Riley v Royal Bank of Scotland - tribunal clearly applied DDA guidance even though it did not expressly refer to case authority admin
Rock-It Cargo Ltd v Green 1997 admin 10/06/1997
Roberts v Valley Rose Ltd t/a Fernbank Nursing Home - Whistleblowing not in good faith [2006] EAT admin 31/10/2006
R(E) v JFS (formerly the Jews' Free School) & ors, British Humanist Association and United Synagogue intervening - who is a Jew? - [2008] EWHC 1535 (Admin) on 3.7.08 admin
R (Foster) v Eastbourne Borough Council CA 2004 admin 03/02/2004
Roberts v Skelmersdale College CA 2003 admin 20/06/2003
Robinson-Steele v PD Retail Services, Clarke v Frank Staddon Ltd and Caulfield & others v Hanson Clay Products Ltd - ECJ rolled up holiday pay cases - 16.3.06 admin 16/03/2006
Rowstock Ltd v Jessemey - no post termination victimisation in age discrimination admin
Raspin v United New Shops Ltd 1999 admin 15/09/1998
Royal Liverpool Children's NHS Trust v Dunsby - Justification of Disability Discrimination [2005] EAT admin 01/12/2005
Remploy v Brain - Extension of time allowed for filing an unfair dismissal claim [2011] EAT admin 02/03/2011
Ruhaza v Alexander Hancock Recruitment - successful appeal against striking out order admin
Royle v. Greater Manchester Police Authority EAT 2007 admin 27/09/2006
R (Nicholds) (Hancock) (Thorpe) v. Security Industry Authority QBD 2007 admin 19/07/2006
Robb v Salamis (M & I) Ltd - Health and Safety - HL 13.12.06 admin
R & M Gaskarth v Mooney & Mooney - attribution of illness to dismissal: "to a material extent" as against "in no small part" admin
retained firemen admin 02/07/2004
Rustamova v The Governors Of Calder High School - Procedure for majority judgements [2010] EAT admin 14/11/2013
Rev'd Vanttinen-Newton v The Geo Group UK Ltd - Dismissal unfair but compensation reduced for contributory fault [2009] EAT admin 23/07/2009
Rolls-Royce PLC v UNITE the Union [2009] EWCA Civ 387 - age discrimination and selection for redundancy admin
R (Wandsworth LBC) v South Western Magistrates' Court DC 2003 admin 01/05/2003
R (Northumbria Police Authority) v Broome QBD 2006 admin 24/11/2005
Rice & Anor v Secretary of State for Trade & Industry & Anor - dockworkers and asbestos - Court of Appeal 4.4.07 admin
Roberts v GB Oils Ltd - right to be accompanied is a right conferred upon the worker admin
Robinson-Steele v R D Services Ltd ECJ 2006 admin 16/03/2006
Royal Mail Group Ltd v Communication Workers Union - TUPE duty to consult applies to measures actually proposed [2008] EAT admin 02/12/2008
Royston v The Symphony Group Plc - Selection for redundancy [2006] EAT admin 21/02/2006
Refusal of permission to appeal against Court of Appeal decision in Allen v GMB admin