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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
Southern v Brittania Hotels Ltd and another ET/1800507/14 Anonymous (not verified) 18/02/2015
Stack v Ajar-Tec Ltd - Company director and shareholder was an employee [2015] EWCA Civ 46 Anonymous (not verified) 05/02/2015
Sparks and others v Department for Transport [2015] EWHC 181: DfT wrong to unilaterally alter absence management policy terms. Anonymous (not verified) 03/01/2015
Smith v Carillon (JM) Ltd and another [2015] EWCA Civ 209 Anonymous (not verified) 18/03/2015
South London & Maudsley NHS Trust v Dathi EAT 2008 admin 18/02/2008
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v McCarthy - tribunal's approach on burden of proof was not perverse admin
Supreme Court tasked with setting compulsory retirement precedent admin
Southampton City Council v Burnett - Employer to show "reasonable belief" of misconduct, not "findings of fact" [2012] EAT admin 08/03/2012
Steadman-Byrne v. Amjad - Bias - Court of Appeal 27.6.07 admin
Sulemanji v Toughened Glass Ltd 1979 admin 11/04/1979
Stevedoring & Haulage Services Ltd v Fuller CA 2001 admin 09/05/2001
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd SC 2011 admin 09/03/2011
Stages v Jackson & Canter - Regardless of knowledge of disability, employer in fact made every possible reasonable adjustment it could [2008] EAT admin 31/03/2008
Singh v The Members of The Management Committe of The Bristol Sikh Temple & Ors - priest was "worker" since legal relations were intended admin 14/02/2012
St Helens MBC v Mrs J. Derbyshire HL 2007 admin 25/04/2007
Scottish Ambulance Service v Laing - unless orders and consequence of failure to comply admin
Simmons v Castle - General damages in tort cases to be increased by 10% with effect from 1st April 2013. admin 26/07/2012
Singh v Glasgow University admin
Sladdin v Secretary of State - unsuitability to work with children can of itself establish unsuitability to work with vulnerable adults - Care Standards Tribunal - 9.2.08 admin
Shepherd (FC) & Co Ltd v Jerrom 1986 admin 21/07/1986
Sarti (Sauchiehall At) Ltd v Polito EAT 2008 admin 16/07/2008
Sainsbury (J.) Ltd v Hitt CA 2002 admin 18/10/2002
Slater v Provident Personal Finance Ltd - Appeal lies only against tribunal's decision, not the reasoning by which it reached that unchallenged conclusion [2008] EAT admin 30/04/2008
Shaw & Co Solicitors v Atkins EAT - in a DDA "reasonable adjustments" case, the cost of the adjustments must be considered admin
Strouthos v London Underground Ltd CA 2004 admin 18/04/2004
St Christopher's Fellowship v Walter-Ennis, [2009] EAT admin 08/10/2009
South Ayrshire Council v Aitchison & ors - compliance with the (now repealed) 2004 statutory grievance procedure rules admin
St Albans' Girl School v Neary - no costs order against party "pitched against their will" into costs-bearing jurisdiction admin
Scott v Northumbria Probation Board admin
Stevenson v United Kingdom - dismissal of Widowed Mother's Allowance claim on settlement - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
Singh v British Rail Engineering 1986 admin 29/07/1985
Smith v Secretary of State, DTI 2000 admin 11/10/1999
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Sarti (Sauchiehall St) Ltd v Polito - Employment tribunal does not have jurisdiction to determine entitlement to statutory sick pay [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Smith v A.J. Morrisroes & other cases EAT 2005 admin 22/11/2004
Spencer v Primetime Recruiting Ltd - Whether indiscriminate treatment can be sex discrimination - new on EAT website 13.3.06 admin