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
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
Systems Reliability Holdings PLC v Smith 1990 admin 09/02/1990
Sandhu v Jan De Rijk Transport Ltd CA 2007 admin 10/05/2007
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
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
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
Skyrail Oceanic ta Goodmos Tours v Coleman 1981 admin 24/07/1981
Showboat Entertainment Centre Ltd v Owens EAT 1984 admin 28/10/1984
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
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
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
Scottish Opera Ltd v Winning - grievance requirements under the (now repealed/revoked) 2004 statutory dispute resolution procedures. admin
Segor v Goodrich Actuation Systems Ltd - Tribunal should only accept "clear, unambiguous and unequivocal" abandonment of claim [2012] EAT admin 10/02/2012
Secretary of State for Health & anor v Rance & ors EAT 2007 admin 04/05/2007
Star Newspapers v Jordan EAT 1993 admin 22/11/1993
St Ives Plymouth Ltd v Haggerty - Question of whether contract of employment continues even when no work is actually being done is a question of fact [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
Small & ors v Boots Co plc & anor EAT 2009 admin 23/01/2009
Small v The Boots Co PLC and Boots UK Ltd [2009] EAT admin 23/01/2009
South West Trains Ltd v Ireland 2002 admin 02/07/2002
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
Sheibani v Elan & Co LLP - breach of natural justice if tribunal fails to warn parties it is considering illegality admin
Slevin v Premier Foods Group (t/a Hovis) - no perversity in health & safety dismissal decision admin
Smithson v Harrison CA 2009 admin 23/07/2008
South Central Trains Ltd v Rodway CA 2005 admin 18/04/2005
Sunderland City Council v (1) Brennan (2) Unison (3) GMB - Challenge to job evaluation scheme must be considered before genuine material defence is heard [2008] EAT admin 20/06/2008
Scotford and anor v Smithkline Beecham EAT 2002 admin 25/10/2001
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Job Centre Plus) & Ors v Wilson [2010] EAT admin 19/02/2010
Somerset County Council & Anor v Pike CA 2009 admin 28/07/2009