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
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Newcastle Employment Tribunal 25.1.06 admin
Swindon Borough Council & anor v Mba - Race discrimination [2007] EAT admin 29/01/2007
Scottish Prison Service v Laing - different circumstances may justify different sanctions admin
Susie Radin Ltd v GMB and ors CA 2004 admin 20/02/2004
Salvesen v Simons 1994 admin 18/11/1993
Simpson v Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd & Ors EAT 2011 admin 27/08/2010
St Christopher's Fellowship v Walter-Ennis - race discrimination admin
Spencer v Primetime Recruitment Ltd - Whether indiscriminate treatment can be sex discrimination [2006] EAT admin 02/03/2006
Stewart v Next Retail Ltd - incorrect use of Polkey to make deductions from basic award admin
Secretary of State DTI v Alade & PJ Personnel Ltd in Liquidation - Employment status of agency worker [2007] EAT admin 16/02/2007
Simpson v Intralinks - Rome Convention: UK jurisdiction trumps express terms of contract admin
Sec'y of State for Employment v Newcastle CC 1980 admin 09/10/1979
Sutherland v Network Appliance Ltd EAT 2001 admin 15/05/2000
Secretary of State for BERR v Neufeld & Anor CA 2009 admin 02/04/2009
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v Scullion - cardiac arrest was not, in itself, an "accident" for industrial injuries benefit purposes admin
Stuart McGowan v W & JR Watson Ltd - Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998, appeared on Scotscourt website 17.12.2005 admin
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
Seymour v Fitness First Clubs Ltd - where complaint not pursued at PHR, EJ assumed it was not a live issue admin
Smith v. Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Grievance procedure and continuing failures by an employer [2007] EAT admin 24/04/2007
Smith Knight Fay Ltd v McCoy EAT - initial flaw in dismissal procedure can be corrected admin
Shiner Ltd v Raymond Hilton 2001 admin 24/05/2001
Selkent Bus Co Ltd v Moore 1996 admin 02/05/1996
Savage v Saxena EAT 1998 admin 20/01/1998
Stannard & Co (1969) Ltd v Wilson 1983 admin 11/02/1982
Strand Transport Services Ltd v Whitworth - tribunal was correct to dismiss Polkey claim admin
SoS of Trade and Industry v Hollier & ors - directors disqualification - [2006] EWHC 1804 (Ch) on 17.7.06 admin
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Higgins - importance of identifying the correct PCP admin
Sovereign Business Integration Plc v Trybus - Employee unfairly dismissed for un-permitted absence [2007] EAT admin 15/06/2007
Swallow Security v Millicent - tribunal MUST consider reducing compensatory award if claimant guilty of culpable contributory misconduct admin
Suzen v Zehnacker Krankenhausservice etc 1997 admin 11/03/1997
South Manchester Abbeyfield Society Ltd v Hopkins and anor EAT 2011 admin 30/11/2010
Sheffield College v Ojinnaka EAT 2001 admin 18/05/2001
Sec'y of State for Employment v Wilson 1978 admin 10/11/1977
Shore v Sedgwick Financial Services Ltd & anor - pension fund advice - QBD 8.11.07 admin
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Grove & Gunter - disqualification orders against directors - High Court 15.11.06 admin