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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
R v Lord Chancellor's Department ex p.Nangle 1991 admin 27/03/1991
Redfearn v Serco Ltd CA 2006 admin 25/05/2006
Redhead v London Borough of Hounslow - Application to amend and "balance of hardship" test [2012] EAT admin 09/02/2012
Robertson v. Glasgow City Council - personal injury & contrbutory conduct - Scottish Court of Session 29.5.07 admin
Royal Bank of Scotland v Soper - Review reviewed [2007] EAT admin 01/05/2007
R v Chargot Ltd (t/a Contract Services) [2008] UKHL 73 on 10.12.08 - burden of proof in Health & Safety cases admin
Rank Nemo (DMS) Ltd & Ors v Coutinho - ex-employee may claim victimisation, as well as enforcing judgment to secure unpaid compensation admin
Robb v London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham 1991 admin 16/08/1990
Rutherford v Seymour Pierce Ltd HC 2010 admin 11/02/2010
Riley v The Crown Prosecution Service admin
R K Samrai v United Co-operative Ltd - Employed or self-employed? [2007] EAT admin 13/07/2007
R (on app'lon of the Nursing & Midwifery Council) v Warwick - interim suspension order extended admin
Rayment v Ministry of Defence - a rare example of a (partially) successful civil claim under the Protection from Harassment Act 1997 admin
R v Sec'y of State for Health, ex p Richardson 1996 admin 19/10/1995
R v F. Howe & Son (Engineers) Ltd 1999 admin 06/11/1998
Raggett v John Lewis Plc - should costs awards include a sum for VAT? admin
Royal Mail Letters & ors v Muhammad - Complaint was not a grievance for purposes of EA 2002 s.32 [2007] EAT admin 20/12/2007
Rubino v Ministero dell'Universite della Ricerca - Directive 2005/36/EC does not apply to selection and recruitment procedures admin
Roca Alvarez v Sesa Start España ETT SA - Spanish law granting time off only to new mothers, not fathers, is discriminatory admin
Reid v Rush & Tompkins Group plc 1990 admin 22/03/1989
R (Junttan Oy) v. Bristol Magistrates' Court HL 2003 admin 23/10/2003
R (on application of the BBC) v Central Arbitration Committee QBD 2003 admin 06/04/2003
Royal Bank of Scotland v Ashton - reasonable adjustments to be assessed on results, not reasoning behind them admin
Robinson v Tescom Corporation - If employee agrees, albeit under protest, to employer's unilateral changes to contract of employment, he can still be fairly dismissed for refusing to abide by amended terms [2008] EAT admin 03/03/2008
Redfearn v Serco Ltd - CA 30.3.06 admin
Rawlings v The Direct Garage Door Company Ltd - long term sick employee wins back holiday pay admin 11/01/2010
R (on application of Montgomery) v Hertfordshire County Council HC 2005 admin 02/09/2005
Rhys-Harper v Relaxion Group plc HL 2003 admin 19/06/2003
Rihal v London Borough of Ealing CA 2004 admin 21/05/2004
Ridge v Land Registry - disability discrimination ((i) comparators and (ii) reasonable adjustments) admin
Riley v First Choice Homes Oldham Ltd - The "trip-wires" of the modified statutory grievance procedure [2008] EAT admin 30/04/2008
R on application of Begum v Headteacher & Governors of Denbigh High School [2006] UKHL 15 - HL 22.3.06 admin
Ravat v Halliburton Manufacturing and Services Ltd - ET jurisdiction relies on strong connection between employment and Great Britain [2012] UKSC admin 08/02/2012
Romec Ltd v Rudham EAT 2007 admin 13/07/2007
Russell & ors v Transocean International Resources Ltd & ors CS 2011 admin 19/10/2010
Regina (Stunt) v. Mallett CA 2001 admin 23/02/2001