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
Shaftesbury Homes & Arethusa Trading v Carney (Cross Appeal) - Race Discrimination and Constructive Dismissal [2005] EAT admin 13/12/2005
SOAW v Sketchley 1981 admin 21/05/1981
Spence v Intype Libra Ltd - Reasonable adjustments in disability discrimination cases [2007] EAT admin 27/04/2007
Sec'y of State for Employment v Levy 1990 admin 04/10/1989
Stuart Peters Ltd v Bell CA 2009 admin
St Basil's Centre v McCrossan EAT 1992 admin 05/09/1991
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson - Reg 24 of the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 does not make them apply retrospectively - EAT on 4.3.08 admin
Scott v Matthew Arnold & Baldwin Solicitors - Setting provisional remedy hearing date did not, in itself, indicate a decision in claimant's favour [2010] EAT admin 19/05/2010
Smith v Carillion (JM) Ltd & Anor - test of necessity for tripartite agency agreement admin
Stuart v London City Airport Ltd - EAT view on reasonableness may legitimately differ from ET, but that does not in itself justify interference admin
Safeway Stores Ltd & Ors v Twigger & Ors [2010] EWCA Civ 1472 - liability of directors/employees for wrongs done by their corporate employer admin 21/12/2010
Shergold v Fieldway Medical Centre - Statutory Grievance Procedures [2005] EAT admin 05/12/2005
Scope v Thornett CA 2006 admin 27/11/2006
Snowy's Ltd v Cook - Discretion of tribunal to refuse to stay proceedings [2007] EAT admin 07/03/2007
Shove v Downs Surgical plc 1984 admin 29/07/1983
Sec'y of State for Education and Skills v Bailey Ch D 2004 admin 31/07/2003
Singh t-a Rainbow International v Taylor EAT 2006 admin 24/05/2006
Somerset County Council v H R Chaloner - ET must apply s 98(4) ERA 1996 appropriately in unfair dismissal case admin
Shepherd v New Southern Railway t/a Southern - Dismissal for misconduct not disability discrimination [2007] EAT admin 17/05/2007
Sawyer v Department for Work & Pensions (Job Centre Plus) EAT - intolerance to low temperatures is not a disability within the DDA 1995. admin
Shoesmith, R (on the application of) v OFSTED & Others - dismissal by local authority was amenable to judicial review admin
Shanahan Engineering Ltd v Unite - Special circumstances did not totally relieve employer of any obligation to consult on redundancy [2010] EAT admin 22/02/2010
South East Essex College and ors v Abegaze EAT 2005 admin 03/11/2005
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Slater & ors - TUPE and insolvency [2007] EAT admin 27/06/2007
Sec'y of State for Employment v A Ford (Sacks) Ltd 1986 admin
Soteriou v Ultrachem Ltd and ors QBD 2004 admin 16/04/2004
Sayers v Loganair Ltd, EAT 2005 admin 17/05/2005
Scott (1) Bush (2) v Epsilon Test Services Ltd - Tribunal's interpretation of contract was fully open to it and not perverse admin
Scottish Ministers v (1) Docherty (2) Greater Glasgow Health Board - Claimant was not entitled to pension scheme membership [2009] EAT admin 09/07/2009
Shi v Jiangsu Native Produce Import & Export Corp - judge was entitled to find against claimant, based on lack of credibility admin
South Tyneside Council v Ward - Events during notice period turned dismissal from unfair to fair [2011] EAT admin 12/07/2011
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Tribunal looms in ex-army officer's long "Race Bias" fight, Yorkhire Post 12.1.06 admin
Scottish & Southern Energy plc v Mackay - Disability and reasonable adjustments [2007] EAT admin 30/08/2007
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
Synaptek Ltd v Young (Inspector of Taxes) ChD 2003 admin 28/03/2003