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
Summaries of cases reported in ICR and IRLR admin
Shea v Micros Fidelio - Litigant in person may be forgiven for confusing wrongful and unfair dismissal [2011] EAT admin 02/08/2011
Swissport (UK) Ltd v Aer Lingus Ltd - pending TUPE decision's effect on a commercial breach of contract case - High Court (Chancery Division) 14.5.07 admin
Sodexho Healthcare Services Ltd v Harmer - Pre-Hearing Review should involve an actual hearing, with exchange of oral evidence [2009] EAT admin 10/07/2009
Secretary of State for Justice v (1) Bennett (2) Cranmer - were employer's conclusions on the evidence reasonable? admin
Saini v All Saints Haque Centre & ors EAT 2009 admin 24/10/2008
Swain v Denso Marston Ltd 2000 admin 12/04/2000
Stringer and ors v HMRC, ECJ case C-350/06, 20.01.09 admin
Sibley v The Girl admin 20/05/2003
Somerset County Council & Anor v Pike - choice of appropriate pool for comparison in Equal Pay cases admin
Semple Fraser LLP v Daly - Selection for redundancy and unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 22/06/2010
Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - widower claiming widow's benefit - CG/2488/2006 - 21.5.07 admin
Sharp v Manpower UK Lyd and IBM - Hepatitis C sufferer fails to prove disability [2005] EAT admin 09/08/2005
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
Security & Facilities Division v Hayes 2001 admin 21/03/2000
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Newcastle Employment Tribunal 25.1.06 admin
Salvesen v Simons 1994 admin 18/11/1993
Suspension of a doctor and the distinction between "public protection" and the "public interest" - Bradshaw v GMC admin
St Aubyn v Willis - Respondent named was not claimant's employer, his company was [2011] EAT admin 10/01/2011
Spencer v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - no need to exhaust domestic remedies for Francovich claim - High Court (QBD) 27.7.07 admin
Singh (t/a Rainbow International) v Taylor - Time limit for grievance [2006] EAT admin 27/06/2006
Southern v Wadacre Ltd (t/a Wadacre Farm Day Nursery) - (i) constructive dismissal admin
Scotthorne v Four Seasons Conservatories (UK) Ltd - Non-lawyers' advice can be subject to litigation legal privilege [2010] EAT admin 14/05/2010
Stewart v Moray Council CAC 2005 admin 09/12/2005
Swift v Chief Constable of Wiltshire Constabulary EAT 2004 admin 18/02/2004
Smith v Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd - conclusion that dismissal was 100% certainty in any event needed justification admin
Sutherland v Network Appliance Ltd EAT 2001 admin 15/05/2000
Seldon v Clarkson, Wright & Jakes (Equality & Human Rights Commission intervening) - appeal to Supreme Court admin
Shepherd & others v North Yorkshire County Council - Sex Discrimination claim unsustainable [2005] EAT admin 21/12/2005
Slaney v Secretary of State - strike out of appeal against POCA inclusion - Care Standards Tribunal 8.11.07 admin
Smith v Edmundson Electrical Ltd - Unsuccessful attempt to use grievance procedure to provide extension of time [2006] EAT admin 13/09/2006
Sharp v Caledonia Group Services Ltd, Equal Pay "Material factor defence" admin
Sharpe v The Worcester Diocesan Board of Finance & Others - Religious ministers' employment status [2013] EAT admin 28/11/2013
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