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
Spijkers v Gebroeders Benedik Abbatoir CV 1986 admin 18/03/1986
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
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Slater & ors - TUPE and insolvency [2007] EAT admin 27/06/2007
SOAW v Sketchley 1981 admin 21/05/1981
Sec'y of State for Employment v Levy 1990 admin 04/10/1989
Société Generale, London Branch v Geys - can repudiation by an employer, not accepted by the employee, terminate an employment contract? admin
Steadman-Byrne v. Amjad - Bias - Court of Appeal 27.6.07 admin
Spaceright Europe Ltd v Baillavoine & Anor - TUPE: the eventual transferee need not actually be identified before its protection can apply admin
Screene v Seatwave Ltd - Changes in the pleaded reason for dismissal: capability and conduct [2011] EAT admin 26/05/2011
Secretary of State for Education and Skills v Mairs QBD 2005 admin 25/05/2005
Selective Beauty UK Ltd v Hayes EAT 2005 admin 05/04/2005
South Tyneside Council v Ward - Events during notice period turned dismissal from unfair to fair [2011] EAT admin 12/07/2011
Scottish & Southern Energy plc v Mackay - Disability and reasonable adjustments [2007] EAT admin 30/08/2007
Scope v Thornett CA 2006 admin 27/11/2006
Shove v Downs Surgical plc 1984 admin 29/07/1983
Saint-Prix v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - is worker's right of residence lost when she temporarily gives up work due to pregnancy? admin
Sladdin v Secretary of State - unsuitability to work with children can of itself establish unsuitability to work with vulnerable adults - Care Standards Tribunal - 9.2.08 admin
Servisair UK Ltd v O'Hare and Ors - two-fold redundancy test incorrectly applied admin
South East Leisure Group Ltd v Vachoumis - Respondent's right to apply for review of decision that it be debarred [2011] EAT admin 04/10/2011
Stanley Cole (Wainfleet) Ltd v Sheridan EAT 2003 admin 18/07/2002
Saeed v Royal Wolverhampton Hosp NHS Trust 2001 admin 20/12/2000
Shaw v CCL Ltd - Breach of sex discrimination law can give rise to a claim for constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 22/05/2007
South East Essex College and ors v Abegaze EAT 2005 admin 03/11/2005
Sec'y of State for Employment v A Ford (Sacks) Ltd 1986 admin
St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust v Brownbill & Ors - entitlement is to equality of specifc terms, not total pay admin
Stevenson v United Kingdom - dismissal of Widowed Mother's Allowance claim on settlement - ECtHR 29.4.08 admin
Symonds (t/a Symonds Solicitors) v Redmond -Ord - finding of fact contrary to agreed evidence admin
Simpson v Strathclyde Police & Anor - Calculating amount of deposit order [2012] EAT admin 10/01/2012
Sarker v South Tees Acute Hospitals NHS Trust 1997 admin 25/03/1997
Sharp v Caledonia Group Services Ltd EAT 2005 admin 01/11/2005
Stevenson v J M Skinner & Co - Employer is not obliged to provide written copy of risk assessment to employee [2008] EAT admin 06/03/2008
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
Sarkar v West London Mental Health NHS Trust - inconsistency in employer's approach made dismissal unfair admin
Smiths-Detection Watford Ltd v Berriman - employer acted reasonably in a mental illness disability case and ET decision was "perverse" - new on EAT site 28.9.05 admin
Siddons & Aitken v Tontine Hotel - internal appeal cured procedural unfairness in dismissal admin