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
Sabin v BRB (Residuary) Ltd - asbestos/mesothelioma admin
Samengo-Turner & Ors v J & H Marsh & McLennan (Services) Ltd & Ors - exclusive jurisdiction of Englsih Courts under EC rules - Court of Appeal 12.7.07 admin
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
Saunder v Birmingham City Council - When a joint expert has been instructed, in what circumstances can a party adduce its own expert evidence? [2008] EAT admin 21/05/2008
Syed v Wightlink (Guernsey) Ltd and anor EAT 2008 admin 03/10/2008
Singh v Reading Borough Council - judicial proceedings immunity admin
Sibbit v Governing Body of St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School - Assessment of value of lost pension rights [2010] EAT admin 20/05/2010
Sec'y of State BERR v Neufeld & anor CA 2009 admin 02/04/2009
Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust v Hurst & Ors - grievance need only state that it concerns equal pay claim admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions v Morina & Anor - appeal or judicial review to challenge a Legally Qualified Panel Member? - Court of Appeal 23.7.07 admin
Smith v Safeway plc CA 1996 admin 16/02/1996
Seldun Transport Services Ltd v Baker 1978 admin 19/06/1978
Singh v London Underground Ltd - Employment tribunal was entitled to exercise case management discretion and refuse to allow additional document to be adduced [2008] EAT admin 09/05/2008
Sodexo Health Care Services Ltd v Harmer [2009] EAT admin 10/07/2009
Smith v Greenwich Council & Others - in circumstances of case, walking out of hearing was not "withdrawal of claim" admin
San Ling Chinese Medicine Centre v Lean Wei Ji - Contract of employment was not made unenforceable by illegality [2010] EAT admin 25/01/2010
Snoxell and Davies v Vauxhall Motors Ltd 1977 admin 22/03/1977
South Ayrshire Council v Aitchison and ors EAT 2011 admin 11/03/2011
Shanks v Unilever Plc & Ors - employee's right to benefit from inventions admin
Sectrack NV v (1) Satamatics Ltd (2) Leemans - injunction granted to prevent misuse of customer list - QBD 19.12.07 admin
Stevenson v United Road Transport Union CA 1977 admin 28/01/1977
Snowball v. Gardner Merchant Ltd 1987 admin 13/03/1986
Slingsby v Griffith Smith Solicitors - Delay in proceedings was not a proportionate ground to set aside tribunal judgement in claimant's favour on claimant's appeal [2008] EAT admin 06/08/2008
Scargill v National Union of Mineworkers [2010] EAT admin 27/01/2010
Smith v London Metropolitan University - employer's investigations were inadequate: misconduct dismissal was potentially unfair admin
SPS Technologies Ltd v Chughtai - Tribunal substituted own view on credibility of dismissed employee [2012] EAT admin 03/12/2012
Spring v Guardian Assurance plc 1994 HL admin 07/07/1994
Spencer (and Moore) v Dep't for Work and Pensions & anor CA 2008 admin 01/07/2008
Supreme Court equal pay case off as Sheffield settles admin
Shaikh v Department for Constitutional Affairs - man's equal pay claim fails because no female comparator - new on EAT website 3.10.2005 admin
Storer v British Gas plc CA 2000 admin 25/02/2000
Simmons v Hoover Ltd 1977 admin 16/07/1976
Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd v Fox; Telindus v Brading - incapacity benefit must not automatically be deducted from compensation, since its receipt does not automatically demonstrate a lack of capability to work - EAT 7.11.08 admin
Stuckey v (1) Daido Industrial Bearings Europe Ltd (2) Elswood - Tribunal had no jurisdiction due to lack of valid grievance [2010] EAT admin 10/02/2010
Sodexo Ltd v (1) Gutridge & Others (2) North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust - equal pay claims, TUPE transfers, and relevant time limits admin