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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
Rutherford v Seymour Pierce Ltd - discretionary bonuses and former employees admin
Rothwell v Chemical & Insulating Co Ltd & Anor - asbestos - [2006] EWCA Civ 27 on 26.1.06 admin
R v HTM CA 2006 admin 22/05/2006
Rixon v Metropolitan Police Commissioner - Claim cannot be reinstated once "dismissed upon withdrawal" [2012] EAT admin 20/02/2012
RCO Support Services Ltd v Unison & ors 2002 admin 12/04/2002
Ranger v Bit Systems Ltd. AKA Epostills.com - Requirement of procedural fairness [2007] EAT admin 06/07/2007
Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance Group v Payne EAT 2005 admin 14/07/2005
Rolls Royce plc v Unite the Union - "Last in - First out" and age discrimination law in relation to selection for redundancy admin
Rockler v Forsakringkassan, ECJ Case C137/04 - 16.2.06 admin
R (Low and ors) v Secretary of State for the Home Department CA 2010 admin 14/01/2010
R&M Gaskarth v Campbell - tribunal substituted own view for that of employer admin
R (Foster) v Eastbourne Borough Council CA 2004 admin 03/02/2004
Royal Bank of Scotland v Bevan - Completing internal procedures at last minute can make it "not reasonably practicable" to present ET claim in time [2007] EAT admin 26/11/2007
Roberts v Skelmersdale College CA 2003 admin 20/06/2003
R (Farrell) v Cheshire County Council [2009] EWHC 260 - re application for bus driver's licence admin
Razzaq v General Medical Council - striking off order confirmed - High Court 6.6.06 admin
R v British Coal etc ex p Vardy & ors 1993 admin 21/12/1992
Rodrigues v Co-operative Group Ltd - exceptional circumstances justified rare strike out of discrimination claim at PHR stage admin
Royle v. Greater Manchester Police Authority EAT 2007 admin 27/09/2006
Roadbeach Ltd v Werner - Failure to offer an oral hearing on appeal against selection for redundancy need not render dismissal procedurally unfair [2007] EAT admin 11/10/2007
R (Nicholds) (Hancock) (Thorpe) v. Security Industry Authority QBD 2007 admin 19/07/2006
Ranson v Customer Systems PLC - fiduciary duties of employees admin 27/06/2012
Revenue and Customs v Smith - sub-contractors certificate - High Court (Chancery Division) 12.3.07 admin
Rossiter v Pendragon plc CA 2002 admin 10/05/2002
Rogers v Craigclowan School - bagpipes teacher was self employed admin
R (Wandsworth LBC) v South Western Magistrates' Court DC 2003 admin 01/05/2003
Rolls Royce Plc v Riddle - Strike out for failure to actively pursue claim [2008] EAT admin 18/03/2008
R (Northumbria Police Authority) v Broome QBD 2006 admin 24/11/2005
R (E) v Governing Body of JFS (formerly the Jews' Free School) - a qualification for admission to the JFS is unlawful race discrimination admin
Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v Scanlon - "causation test" in whistleblowing and victimisation case - EAT 22.5.07 admin
Rookes v Barnard 1964 admin 21/01/1964
Royal Bank of Scotland plc v Theobald - strict application of time limits - EAT 10.1.07 admin
R (Crouch) v South Birmingham PCT CA 2009 admin 10/12/2008
Radakovits v Abbey National Plc - Reasonable belief that dismissal procedure is being followed and automatic extensions of time [2008] EAT admin 04/02/2008
Redrow Homes (Yorkshire) Ltd v Buckborough & anor EAT 2008 admin 10/10/2008
Reilly & Anor, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - Regulations, and thus scheme under them, quashed as unlawful admin