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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
Stefan v General Medical Council 1999 admin 18/03/1999
Scope v Thornett - compensation for loss of future earnings - [2006] EWCA Civ 1600 on 27.11.06 admin
Street v Derbyshire Unemployed Workers Centre CA 2005 admin 21/07/2004
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Higgins - importance of identifying the correct PCP admin
Sec'y of State for Employment v Mann & ors 1997 admin 30/09/1996
Sovereign Business Integration Plc v Trybus - Employee unfairly dismissed for un-permitted absence [2007] EAT admin 15/06/2007
Swallow Security v Millicent - tribunal MUST consider reducing compensatory award if claimant guilty of culpable contributory misconduct admin
Sec'y of State (DTI) v Cook 1997 admin 13/12/1996
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd - asbestosis/mesothelioma admin
Sawyer and Others v. Ahsan 2000 admin 14/07/1999
St Helens MBC v Derbyshire & ors - House of Lords hearing, 28.2.07 and 1.3.07 admin
Software 2000 Ltd v Andrews, Trinder, Prowse and Lawrence EAT 2007 admin 26/01/2007
Skills Development Scotland Co Ltd v Buchanan & Anor - TUPE requirements properly explained difference in pay [2011] EAT admin 25/05/2011
St Andrew’s Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - costs, appeals, perversity and abuse of process admin
Smith v Gardner Merchant Ltd 1999 admin 14/07/1998
Silva-Douglas v LSE - A withdrawal cannot be withdrawn [2007] EAT admin 18/04/2007
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust v Roldan - employer not liable for loss caused by inability to work due to prosecution after dismissal admin
Stringer & ors v HMRC ECJ 2009 admin 20/01/2009
Summaries of cases reported in ICR and IRLR admin
Sinclair Roche & Temperley and ors v Heard and anor EAT 2004 admin 22/07/2004
St Helens MBC v Derbyshire & ors - equal pay and victimisation - HL on 25.4.07 admin
Sec'y of State for Employment v Haynes EAT 1980 admin 13/02/1980
Sterling Developments (London) Ltd v Pagano EAT 2007 admin 01/05/2007
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
Spackman v London Metropolitan University CC 2007 admin 13/07/2007
Somerset County Council & Anor v Pike - choice of appropriate pool for comparison in Equal Pay cases admin
Scott v Commissioners of Inland Revenue CA 2004 admin 02/04/2004
Singapore Medical Council, R (on the application of) v General Medical Council & Anor - Fitness to Practise - High Court (QBD) 21.12.06 admin
Surrey Police v Marshall 2002 admin 05/08/2002
Sanderson & anor v Exel Management Services Ltd EAT 2006 admin 12/05/2006
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
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