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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
Rubins v Latvia [2015] ECHR 2: Dismissal of university professor was breach of the right to freedom of expression. Anonymous (not verified) 13/01/2015
R (Catt and T) v Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis [2015] UKSC Anonymous (not verified) 04/03/2015
Remploy v Shaw - existence of internal appeal does not create "open-ended time limits" for unfair dismissal claim admin
Rolls Royce Industrial Power (India) Ltd v Cox - one week's probable exposure to asbestos is not admin
Rutherford v DTI (Secy of State) HL 2006 admin 03/05/2006
R (Foster) v Eastbourne Borough Council CA 2004 admin 03/02/2004
Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council v Bainbridge & ors - Equal Pay claims and GMF defence [2006] EAT admin 19/10/2006
Roberts v Skelmersdale College CA 2003 admin 20/06/2003
Robertson v Scottish Ministers - guidance on the Protection from Harassment Act 1997 - Court of Session 22.11.07 admin
Riley v Royal Bank of Scotland - tribunal clearly applied DDA guidance even though it did not expressly refer to case authority admin
Robson v Council of The Law Society of Scotland - Solicitors Discipline Tribunal complies with ECHR Art 6 - Court of Session 7.12.07 admin
R v Porter CA (Crim) 2008 admin 19/05/2008
Royle v. Greater Manchester Police Authority EAT 2007 admin 27/09/2006
Renfrewshire Council v. Adamson - Withdrawal of concession [2007] EAT admin 22/02/2007
R (Nicholds) (Hancock) (Thorpe) v. Security Industry Authority QBD 2007 admin 19/07/2006
Rosado Santana v Consejería de Justicia y Administración Pública de la Junta de Andalucía - discrimination against fixed-term workers admin
Rowstock Ltd v Jessemey - no post termination victimisation in age discrimination admin
Royal Liverpool Children's NHS Trust v Dunsby - Justification of Disability Discrimination [2005] EAT admin 01/12/2005
Radley v DWP - ET delay and loss of notes not themsleves enough to persuade EAT to allow an appeal - new on EAT website 7.10.2005 admin
R v Chargot Ltd (t-a Contract Services) & ors CA (Crim) 2008 admin 13/12/2007
R (Wandsworth LBC) v South Western Magistrates' Court DC 2003 admin 01/05/2003
Royal Mail v Adam & anor - "Range of reasonable responses" test in unfair dismissal conduct cases [2007] EAT admin 30/05/2007
R (Northumbria Police Authority) v Broome QBD 2006 admin 24/11/2005
Richard Buxton (Solicitors) v Mills-Owens and the Law Society - costs and solicitor refusing client's instruction to argue hopeless points admin
R & M Gaskarth v Mooney & Mooney - attribution of illness to dismissal: "to a material extent" as against "in no small part" admin
Rustamova v The Governors Of Calder High School - Procedure for majority judgements [2010] EAT admin 14/11/2013
Rorison v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay man Widowed Mother's Allowance where he was not in receipt of child benefit since a woman would be treated identically - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
Ratcliffe v Secretary of State for Defence CA 2009 admin 03/02/2009
R (Crouch) v South Birmingham PCT CA 2009 admin 10/12/2008
Roberts v Valley Rose Ltd (t/a Fernbank Nursing Home) - Whistleblowing must not be in bad faith [2007] EAT admin 31/05/2007
Redrow Homes (Yorkshire) Ltd v Buckborough & anor EAT 2008 admin 10/10/2008
R (Nursing & Midwifery Council) v Khoulowa - further extension of interim suspension order of nurse admin
Roberts v GB Oils Ltd - right to be accompanied is a right conferred upon the worker admin
Royal Mail Group Ltd v Communication Workers Union - TUPE duty to consult applies to measures actually proposed [2008] EAT admin 02/12/2008
Ralph v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widows' Pension to a man - ECtHR - 2.9.08 admin
R v South Bank University, ex p. Coggeran 2000 admin 18/08/2000