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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
Surrey Police v Marshall 2002 admin 05/08/2002
Sanderson & anor v Exel Management Services Ltd EAT 2006 admin 12/05/2006
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v Scullion - cardiac arrest was not, in itself, an "accident" for industrial injuries benefit purposes admin
Smith v Churchills Stairlifts PLC CA 2005 admin 27/10/2005
Stanco Exhibitions Plc v Wright - Tribunal is right to speculate on what might have happened had proper dismissal and consultation procedures been followed [2007] EAT admin 10/09/2007
Secretary of State for Justice v (1) Bennett (2) Cranmer - were employer's conclusions on the evidence reasonable? admin
Stuart Deans v George Newberry Coachbuilders, Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, Scottish case on Scotscourt website 7/12/05 admin
Shuttleworth v Secretary of State DTI 1999 admin 27/01/1999
Swainston v Hetton Victory Club Ltd 1983 admin 10/02/1983
Secretary of State for Children Schools & Families v Fletcher EAT 2009 admin 30/09/2008
Strand Transport Services Ltd v Whitworth - tribunal was correct to dismiss Polkey claim admin
Sharma & others v Manchester City Council - Being a part-time worker does not need to be the sole reason for detrimental treatment for Part-Time Workers (Prevention of Less Favourable Treatment) Regulations 2000 to apply [2008] EAT admin 04/03/2008
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions v Wakefield - reasonable adjustments in disability discrimination cases admin
Sadja & anor. v Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland & ors. - recognition of professional qualifications - ECJ Case C-221/05 13.7.06 admin
Sec'y of State BERR v Neufeld & anor CA 2009 admin 02/04/2009
Sec'y of State BIS v Studders & ors - Employment status of agency workers [2011] EAT admin 17/05/2011
Smith v Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd - conclusion that dismissal was 100% certainty in any event needed justification admin
Smith v Safeway plc CA 1996 admin 16/02/1996
Seldun Transport Services Ltd v Baker 1978 admin 19/06/1978
Shore v Sedgwick Financial Services Ltd & anor - pension fund advice - QBD 8.11.07 admin
St Ives Plymouth Ltd v Haggerty - Question of whether contract of employment continues even when no work is actually being done is a question of fact [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
Southern v Wadacre Ltd (t/a Wadacre Farm Day Nursery) - (i) constructive dismissal admin
Secretary of Defence v Elias - Race Discrimination and Japanese PoW camps - CA 10.10.06 admin
Snoxell and Davies v Vauxhall Motors Ltd 1977 admin 22/03/1977
Small v The Boots Co PLC and Boots UK Ltd [2009] EAT admin 23/01/2009
Scotthorne v Four Seasons Conservatories (UK) Ltd - Non-lawyers' advice can be subject to litigation legal privilege [2010] EAT admin 14/05/2010
Sattar v Speyhill Ltd & Anor - inconsistencies in evidence not sufficient to establish perversity admin
South Ayrshire Council v Aitchison and ors EAT 2011 admin 11/03/2011
Stevenson v United Road Transport Union CA 1977 admin 28/01/1977
Snowball v. Gardner Merchant Ltd 1987 admin 13/03/1986
Slessor v Vetco Gray UK Ltd & Anor - interpretation of PUWER regulations admin
Sunderland City Council v (1) Brennan (2) Unison (3) GMB - Challenge to job evaluation scheme must be considered before genuine material defence is heard [2008] EAT admin 20/06/2008
Sharp v Caledonia Group Services Ltd, Equal Pay "Material factor defence" admin
Scope v Thornett - compensation for loss of future earnings - [2006] EWCA Civ 1600 on 27.11.06 admin
Spring v Guardian Assurance plc 1994 HL admin 07/07/1994
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Job Centre Plus) & Ors v Wilson [2010] EAT admin 19/02/2010