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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
Scottish Ambulance Service v Laing - unless orders and consequence of failure to comply admin
Singh v Glasgow University admin
Shepherd (FC) & Co Ltd v Jerrom 1986 admin 21/07/1986
Shah v First West Yorkshire Ltd - sickness and holidays admin
Solus (London) Ltd v Matthews - Extension of time [2011] EAT admin 20/01/2011
Sarti (Sauchiehall At) Ltd v Polito EAT 2008 admin 16/07/2008
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Gee & Anor - directors' disqualification orders made - High Court 27.2.07 admin
Sadare v. London Borough of Lambeth EAT - A statutory grievance is valid only in respect of explicitly characterised complaints [2009] EAT admin 06/04/2009
Shaw & Co Solicitors v Atkins EAT - in a DDA "reasonable adjustments" case, the cost of the adjustments must be considered admin
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd SC 2011 admin 09/03/2011
St Helens MBC v Mrs J. Derbyshire HL 2007 admin 25/04/2007
South Ayrshire Council v Aitchison & ors - compliance with the (now repealed) 2004 statutory grievance procedure rules admin
Scott v Northumbria Probation Board admin
Singh v British Rail Engineering 1986 admin 29/07/1985
Stuart Peters Ltd v Bell - the rule in Norton Tool Company v Tewson does NOT apply in constructive unfair dismissal cases (EAT overruled) admin
Sodexho Defence Services Ltd v Steele - Perverse decision by tribunal overruled [2009] EAT admin 11/06/2009
Smith v Secretary of State, DTI 2000 admin 11/10/1999
St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council v Barnes - Time Limits - Court of Appeal 25.10.06 admin
Stenson & ors v West Dunbartonshire Council - Status of collective agreements [2007] EAT admin 09/08/2007
Sainsbury (J.) Ltd v Hitt CA 2002 admin 18/10/2002
Strouthos v London Underground Ltd CA 2004 admin 18/04/2004
Short v P J Hayman & Co Ltd - failure to expressly specify legal principles considered did not necessarily make tribunal decision wrong admin
Shackletons Garden Centre Ltd v Lowe [2010] UKEAT 0161_10_2707 admin 27/07/2010
Scott-Davies v Redgate Medical Services EAT 2006 admin 11/08/2006
Smith, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Defence & Anor - ECHR does not cover troops fighting abroad admin
Sakharkar v Northern Foods Grocery Group Ltd (t/a Fox’s Biscuits) - In all circumstances employer's mistake made dismissal unfair [2011] EAT admin 08/03/2011
Sian v Abbey National plc EAT 2004 admin 25/06/2003
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Mackie - deafness claim out of time - Court of Appeal 28.6.07 admin
Saini v (1) All Saints Haque Centre (2) Bungay (3) Paul - using employee to implement discriminatory policy, even in order to harass a different employee, amounts to unlawful discrimination [2008] EAT admin 24/10/2008
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Smith v A.J. Morrisroes & other cases EAT 2005 admin 22/11/2004
Secretary of State for Justice v Hibbert - time limit with ambiguous resignation admin
Saunders v OCS Group Ltd - tribunal should "construct alternative world" when assessing compensation admin
Sec'y of State, DTI v Deverell and Hopkins 2000 admin 21/12/1999
Strachan v Railtrack Plc - railway track is not an engine driver's work equipment - Scottish Court of Session 13.6.07 admin
Shaw v B&W Group Ltd - Extension of time limits for claims under now-discontinued statutory grievance procedures [2011] EAT admin 25/01/2011