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
Spence v. British Railways Board 2001 admin 16/10/2001
Schmidt v Austicks Bookshop Ltd 1978 admin 26/07/1977
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
Saini v All Saints Haque Centre & ors EAT 2009 admin 24/10/2008
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin
Swain v Denso Marston Ltd 2000 admin 12/04/2000
Sovereign Business Integration Plc v Trybus - Employee unfairly dismissed for un-permitted absence [2007] EAT admin 15/06/2007
Spaceright Europe Ltd v Baillavoine & Anor - Dismissal still connected to transfer even though transfer had not yet occurred or been formalised [2011] EAT admin 14/12/2011
Sanctuary Care Services Ltd v Johnson - ET failed to deal with time limits and to find facts properly so race discrimination case remitted back for reconsideration - new on EAT website 10.10.2005 admin
Stark v The Post Office 2000 admin 02/03/2000
Sec'y of State for Scotland and anor v Mann and anor 2001 admin 27/11/2000
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
Skills Development Scotland Co Ltd v Buchanan & Anor - TUPE requirements properly explained difference in pay [2011] EAT admin 25/05/2011
Security & Facilities Division v Hayes 2001 admin 21/03/2000
Silva-Douglas v LSE - A withdrawal cannot be withdrawn [2007] EAT admin 18/04/2007
Seda Kücükdeveci v Swedex GmbH & Co. KG - age discrimination admin
Somjee v Barnsley District General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - locum consultant cannot claim after a fall at the workplace admin
Standard Life Healthcare Ltd v Gorman & others CA 2010 admin 12/05/2009
Slack & ors v Cumbria County Coucil CA 2009 admin 03/04/2009
Shaw v (1) The Cedar Tree Hotel (2) ST6 Ltd (3) Sutton Grosvenor Ltd - amendment to add/substitute new party only where mistake ought to be corrected admin
St Alphonsus RC Primary School v Blenkinsop - Time off work not breaking continuity of employment when absence is due to pregnancy or maternity [2009] EAT admin 18/05/2009
Stewart v Moray Council CAC 2005 admin 09/12/2005
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
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
Scott v Russell -ETs can take broad approach on questions of costs admin
Secretary of State for Justice v Slee - persons covered by dismissal compensation scheme for Justices' Clerks admin
Slattery v Cabinet Office Civil Service Pensions and HMRC - early retirment pension and pension sharing order on divorce admin
Sawicki v Computacenter Ltd & anor 1998 admin 13/11/1998
St Andrews Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - remedies in a sex discrimination/victimisation case admin
Shirmardi v Capital Limo Ltd - Number of hours worked must be correctly determined in minimum wage claims [2009] EAT admin 15/01/2009
Santamera v Express Cargo Forwarding t-a IEC Ltd 2003 admin 26/11/2002
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
SG & R Valuation Service Co v Boudrais & Ors QBD 2008 admin 12/05/2008