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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
Roberts v Acumed Ltd - business reason for reorganisation must be "sound", but not "essential", to sustain a fair SOSR dismissal admin 25/11/2010
Reuben v. Brent London Borough Council 2000 admin 14/09/1999
Radecki v Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council - Stoppage of pay in accordance with executed compromise agreement did not terminate employment [2008] EAT admin 09/05/2008
Rhondda Cynon Taff Borough Council v Close EAT 2008 admin 12/06/2008
Robins & ors. v SoS for Work and Pensions - Britain fails properly to implement EC directive on pension protection - ECJ Case C-278/05 on 13.7.06 admin
R v Paul Wurth SA 2000 admin 26/01/2000
Ridgway v JP Morgan Chase Bank National Association - forfeiting rights to City of London bank bonus scheme - High Court (QBD) 8.6.07 admin
Ross v Eddie Stobart Ltd - tribunal's decision showed it completely failed to grasp and deal with central issues of claim admin
R v Sec'y of State for Home Dep't ex p Benwell 1984 admin 24/05/1984
Ramsay (1) McCard (2) Griffiths (3) v (1) Bowercross Construction Ltd (2) The Construction Workers' Guild Ltd (3) GMB - Solicitor without practising certificate is not a "legal representative" for costs purposes [2008] EAT admin 14/08/2008
Raschid v GMC and Fatnani v GMC, CA 2007 admin 15/01/2007
R (on application of Fiona Kay) v Chief Constable Northumbria Police - Chief Constable acted unfairly towards a probationary police officer admin
Rank Nemo (DMS) Ltd & Ors v Coutinho CA 2009 admin 20/05/2009
R (Age Concern England - Heyday) v Sec'y of State DTI (now BERR) - High Court questions for ECJ, 24.7.07 admin
Rachabattuni Ram v JD Wetherspoon Plc - the effect on unfair dismissal compensation of leave to remain in the UK admin
Royal Liverpool Children's NHS Trust v Dunsby EAT 2005 admin 01/12/2005
Raithatha v Leicester City Council - Grievance letter under (now repealed) statutory grievance procedure [2010] EAT admin 07/10/2010
R v Patel CA 2007 admin 25/10/2006
Regina (Coke-Wallis) v Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales - res judicata and estoppel admin
R (Kwik-Fit (GB) Ltd) v Central Arbitration Committee 2002 admin 18/03/2002
Robertson v United Kingdom - discrimination claim dismissed on settlement - ECtHR 1.4.08 admin
Remploy v Shaw - existence of internal appeal does not create "open-ended time limits" for unfair dismissal claim admin
R (Unison) v First Secretary of State, QBD 2006 admin 27/09/2006
Royal Bank of Scotland v Chaer - Sound reasons are needed for the EAT to overturn a tribunal judgement [2010] EAT admin 20/05/2010
R on the application of Ultraframe (UK) Ltd v Central Arbitration Committee, CA 2005 admin 22/04/2005
R v Morley & ors - MP's cannot hide behind parliamentary privilege in expenses prosecution admin
R v DSS ex p. Sutton 1997 admin 22/04/1997
Rhodes-Hampton v Worthing & Southlands Hospital NHS Trust - anaesthetist's negligence caused injuries to mid-wife - Court of Appeal 20.11.07 admin
Riley v Royal Bank of Scotland - tribunal clearly applied DDA guidance even though it did not expressly refer to case authority admin
R v Home Office ex p. Jeyeanthan and Ravichandran 1999 admin 21/05/1999
Real Time Civil Engineering Ltd v Callaghan - Requirement of personal service for contract of employment [2005] EAT admin 09/12/2005
Robinson v Post Office 2000 admin 12/09/2000
Russell & Ors v Transocean International Resources Ltd & Ors (Scotland) - annual leave can be required to be taken during field-breaks admin 19/10/2010
Rigby v Ferodo Ltd 1988 admin 15/10/1987
Robson v Council of The Law Society of Scotland - Solicitors Discipline Tribunal complies with ECHR Art 6 - Court of Session 7.12.07 admin
Russell v Fox Print Services LLP & Anor - 'benefit of hindsight' approach of medical expert admin