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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
Rev Allan Macdonald v Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland - clergyman was an office-holder and was not an employee admin
Rickard v PB Glass Supplies Ltd 1990 admin 10/04/1989
Ritchie v (1) Shawcor Inc (2) Omsco Inc - Undertaking must be situated in the UK immediately prior to transfer to fall within jurisdiction of TUPE [2008] EAT admin 06/03/2008
R (on the application of Wilkinson) v Inland Revenue Commissioners 2003 admin 18/06/2003
R (ota London Fire Authority) v Board of Medical Referees [2008] EWCA Civ 1515 - firmens' injury award admin
Rolls Royce Plc v Riddle EAT 2008 admin 18/03/2008
R (on application of Payir, Akyuz & Ozturk) v Secretary of State for Home Department - Turkish au pairs and students can be "workers" and acquire rights of residence - ECJ case C294/06 - 24.1.08 admin
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust v Watkinson - (i) whistleblowing admin
Richards v Sec'y of State for Work and Pensions ECJ 2006 admin 27/04/2006
Rhondda Cynon Taff Borough Council v Close - Employer's use of police investigation statements was within band of reasonable responses [2008] EAT admin 12/06/2008
Rockfon AS v Nielsen & ors 1996 admin 07/12/1995
R (E) v Governing Body of JFS (formerly the Jews' Free School) - appeal to the Supreme Court admin
Rock Refrigeration Ltd v Jones & anor CA 1997 admin 10/10/1996
Roger v National IT Learning Centre Ltd - exclusive jurisdiction of employment tribunals - Court of Appeal 2.3.07 admin
Reed in Partnership Ltd v Fraine - ignorance of how time limits are calculated is, without more, no excuse for a late claim admin
Rosenbladt v Oellerking Gebaudereinigungsges MBH ECJ 2011 admin 12/10/2010
Royal Bank of Scotland Plc v Harrison - Whether taking time off to care for dependants is necessary is a question of fact [2008] EAT admin 27/06/2008
R v Nelson Group Services (Maintenance) Ltd CA 1999 admin 30/07/1998
R v Secretary of State ex p Wright & ors - provisional listing on POCA and POVA lists declared incompatible with ECHR admin
Rabahallah v BT Group Plc EAT 2004 admin 02/11/2004
Response Handling Ltd v British Broadcasting Corporation - undercover reporter in call centre - Scottish Court of Session 3.4.07 admin
Rev. Walker v Church Mission Society - employment tribunal jurisdiction and overseas workers admin
Rai v Somerfield Stores Ltd EAT 2004 admin 12/05/2003
Roadchef Motorways Ltd v (1) GMB (2) Moto Hospitality Ltd - Informal trade union arrangement had not been terminated [2011] EAT admin 01/02/2011
Rugamer v Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd 2002 admin 27/07/2001
R (on appl'on of Shoesmith) v Ofsted(i) admin
Royal Mail Group Ltd v Communication Workers Union CA 2009 admin 14/10/2009
R v Neuberg - Court of Appeal (criminal division) - director carrying on business using a "prohibited name" - 13.7.07 admin
Royal Mail Group Ltd v Kelly - 18 months to promulgate ET judgment is "shocking and inexcusable delay" admin
Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Bainbridge & ors CA 2007 admin 21/09/2007
Royal Bank Of Scotland Plc v Morris - Inadequate investigation not in itself discriminatory [2012] EAT admin 12/03/2012
Rubenstein and Roskin (McGuffies) v McGloughlin 1997 admin 23/07/1995
R (on the application of Prudential plc and anor) v Special Commissioner of Income Tax and anor - permission to appeal admin
Ruffert v Land Niedersachsen ECJ 2008 admin 03/04/2008
R (on application of Bapio Action Ltd) v Home Office - DoH guidance to NHS re doctors from abroad was unlawful - [2007] EWCA Civ 1139 on 9.11.07 admin
Renfrewshire Council v The Educational Institute Of Scotland - "establishment" for redundancy consultation purposes admin