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
South London & Maudsley NHS Trust v Dathi EAT 2008 admin 18/02/2008
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Tribunal looms in ex-army officer's long "Race Bias" fight, Yorkhire Post 12.1.06 admin
Scope v Thornett CA 2006 admin 27/11/2006
Shove v Downs Surgical plc 1984 admin 29/07/1983
Spaceright Europe Ltd v Baillavoine & Anor - TUPE: the eventual transferee need not actually be identified before its protection can apply admin
Screene v Seatwave Ltd - Changes in the pleaded reason for dismissal: capability and conduct [2011] EAT admin 26/05/2011
Sawyer v Department for Work & Pensions (Job Centre Plus) EAT - intolerance to low temperatures is not a disability within the DDA 1995. admin
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd SC 2011 admin 09/03/2011
Smith v Chelsea Football Club Plc - claim in High Court was estopped by tribunal decision on same matters, and abuse of process admin
Stevenson v J M Skinner & Co - Employer is not obliged to provide written copy of risk assessment to employee [2008] EAT admin 06/03/2008
St Helens MBC v Mrs J. Derbyshire HL 2007 admin 25/04/2007
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Rutherford & Anor. - HL 3.5.06 admin
South East Essex College and ors v Abegaze EAT 2005 admin 03/11/2005
Sec'y of State for Employment v A Ford (Sacks) Ltd 1986 admin
Servisair UK Ltd v O'Hare and Ors - two-fold redundancy test incorrectly applied admin
South East Leisure Group Ltd v Vachoumis - Respondent's right to apply for review of decision that it be debarred [2011] EAT admin 04/10/2011
Sainsbury (J.) Ltd v Hitt CA 2002 admin 18/10/2002
Scott v United Kingdom admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Heggie - If an adjustment will not prevent or limit the substantial disadvantage suffered by the disabled employee it cannot be said to be "a reasonable adjustment" [2008] EAT admin 06/06/2008
Strouthos v London Underground Ltd CA 2004 admin 18/04/2004
SoS for Trade and Industry v Carr & ors. - Chancery Division 10.8.06 admin
Sandsfield Gravel Co Ltd v Loving [2009] EAT admin 28/04/2009
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
Symonds (t/a Symonds Solicitors) v Redmond -Ord - finding of fact contrary to agreed evidence admin
Simpson v Strathclyde Police & Anor - Calculating amount of deposit order [2012] EAT admin 10/01/2012
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Smith v Trafford Housing Trust - Facebook postings in a work-related context admin
Savage v Nestle Waters Powwow Ltd - Fairness of dismissal for refusing to obey instruction depended on the reasonableness of that instruction [2008] EAT admin 18/04/2008
Smith v A.J. Morrisroes & other cases EAT 2005 admin 22/11/2004
Schultz-Hoff v Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund - holidays and sick leave - ECJ case C-350/06 admin 20/01/2009
Southampton City College v Randall [2005] EAT admin 07/11/2005
Symbian Ltd v Christensen 2001 admin 25/04/2000
Sec'y of State for Employment v Helitron EAT 1980 admin 13/02/1980
Siddons & Aitken v Tontine Hotel - internal appeal cured procedural unfairness in dismissal admin
Southern Cross Healthcare v Owolabi - Tribunal entitled to conclude as it had done on evidence [2012] EAT admin 02/02/2012