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
Sec'y of State for Employment v Wilson 1978 admin 10/11/1977
Scottish Roofing Services v Forrest (1) Howell (2) - Perversity appeal allowed [2006] EAT admin 18/01/2006
Swindon Borough Council & anor v Mba - Race discrimination [2007] EAT admin 29/01/2007
Seldon v Clarkson, Wright & Jakes (Equality & Human Rights Commission intervening) - appeal to Supreme Court admin
Slaney v Secretary of State - strike out of appeal against POCA inclusion - Care Standards Tribunal 8.11.07 admin
Saiger v North Cumbria Acute Hospitals NHS Trust - exemplary damages are a punishment, not compensation. admin
Slade & Others v TNT (UK) Ltd - Dismissal and re-engagement on different terms was not unfair [2011] EAT admin 13/09/2011
Santamera v Express Cargo Forwarding t-a IEC Ltd 2003 admin 26/11/2002
SG & R Valuation Service Co v Boudrais & Ors QBD 2008 admin 12/05/2008
Scottish Roofing Services v (1) Forrest and (2) Howell EAT 2006 admin 18/01/2006
Santokh Singh v Guru Nanak Gurdwara 1990 admin 05/12/1989
Spencer v Primetime Recruitment Ltd - Whether indiscriminate treatment can be sex discrimination [2006] EAT admin 02/03/2006
Secretary of State DTI v Alade & PJ Personnel Ltd in Liquidation - Employment status of agency worker [2007] EAT admin 16/02/2007
Southern Cross Healthcare Co Ltd v Perkins & Ors - CA overrules EAT: employment tribunal had no power to construe terms of contract admin 16/12/2010
S v General Medical Council - doctor's illness could not excuse misconduct - QBD 17.12.07 admin
Singh v DHL Services Ltd - reasonableness of conduct dismissal admin
South London & Maudsley NHS Trust v Dathi - Claim cannot be based on documents subject to immunity as arising in legal proceedings [2008] EAT admin 18/02/2008
Somjee v United Kingdom ECtHR 2002 admin 15/10/2002
Sec'y of State for Employment v Stone 1994 admin 15/02/1994
Shamoon v RUC Chief Constable [2003] UKHL 11 admin 27/02/2003
Scally v Southern Health & Social Services Board HL 1991 admin 23/10/1991
Strathclyde Joint Police Board v Cusick - Civilian worker for police force should not have withheld information on sex offender [2011] EAT admin 15/06/2011
Smith v. Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Grievance procedure and continuing failures by an employer [2007] EAT admin 24/04/2007
SG v The Head Teacher & Governors of St Gregory's Catholic Science College - afro hair style and indirect discrimination admin
Sarieddine v Abou Zaki Holding Company - Appeal must be on a question of law, not fact - Court of Appeal, [2008] EWCA Civ 453 on 17.4.08 admin
Sheffield City Council v Norouzi - racial harassment admin
Sharma v New College Nottingham - Deposit should not be ordered where central core of facts is in dispute [2011] EAT admin 01/12/2011
Soros & Soros v Davison & Davison 1994 admin 15/02/1994
Sidhu v Aerospace Composite Technology Ltd 2001 admin 26/05/2000
Small & ors v Boots Co plc & anor EAT 2009 admin 23/01/2009
South West Trains Ltd v Ireland 2002 admin 02/07/2002
Smith v Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd - conclusion that dismissal was 100% certainty in any event needed justification admin
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin
Sovereign Business Integration Plc v Trybus - Employee unfairly dismissed for un-permitted absence [2007] EAT admin 15/06/2007
Slack & Ors v Cumbria County Council & Anor - equal pay time limit runs from end of "stable employment", not individual contracts admin
Selvarajan v Wilmot & Others - unreasonable delay in complying with statutory disciplinary procedures cannot, of itself, cause them to be deemed "not completed" - Court of Appeal 23.7.08 admin