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
Somerset County Council & Anor v Pike - choice of appropriate pool for comparison in Equal Pay cases admin
Sandhu v Jan de Rijk Transport - dismissal or resignation? admin
Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - widower claiming widow's benefit - CG/2488/2006 - 21.5.07 admin
Sahota v Home Office and Pipkin - IVF treatment and sex discrimination/harassment [2009] EAT admin 15/12/2009
Slack v Greenham (Plant Hire) Ltd 1983 admin 03/04/2009
Steen v Ikon Office Solutions plc EAT 2003 admin 20/05/2003
Saminaden v Barnet Enfield & Haringey NHS Trust - Change in contractual terms imposed by employer as a penalty did not erase original dismissal [2008] EAT admin 07/07/2008
Secretary of State for Justice v Mansfield - internal proceedings were quite properly delayed while police investigation took place [2010] EAT admin 24/03/2010
South Ayrshire Council v Milligan 2003 admin 20/12/2002
Schofield v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire 1999 admin 14/05/1998
Suspension of a doctor and the distinction between "public protection" and the "public interest" - Bradshaw v GMC admin
Saiger v North Cumbria Acute Hospitals NHS Trust - exemplary damages are a punishment, not compensation. admin
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
Slade & Others v TNT (UK) Ltd - Dismissal and re-engagement on different terms was not unfair [2011] EAT admin 13/09/2011
Spence v. British Railways Board 2001 admin 16/10/2001
Schmidt v Austicks Bookshop Ltd 1978 admin 26/07/1977
Secretary of State for Justice v Macdonald - Heaney - Tribunal wrongly substituted its own view for that of prison governor [2011] EAT admin 07/04/2011
Sawar v SKF (UK) Ltd - In context, public "dressing down" was - unusually - not fundamental breach of trust & confidence [2010] EAT admin 21/01/2010
Saini v All Saints Haque Centre & ors EAT 2009 admin 24/10/2008
Swain v Denso Marston Ltd 2000 admin 12/04/2000
Seldon v Clarkson, Wright & Jakes (Equality & Human Rights Commission intervening) - appeal to Supreme Court admin
Singh v DHL Services Ltd - reasonableness of conduct dismissal admin
Slaney v Secretary of State - strike out of appeal against POCA inclusion - Care Standards Tribunal 8.11.07 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
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
Shea v Micros Fidelio - Litigant in person may be forgiven for confusing wrongful and unfair dismissal [2011] EAT admin 02/08/2011
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
Security & Facilities Division v Hayes 2001 admin 21/03/2000
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
Sheffield City Council v Norouzi - racial harassment admin
S v General Medical Council - doctor's illness could not excuse misconduct - QBD 17.12.07 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
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
Semple Fraser LLP v Daly - Selection for redundancy and unfair dismissal [2010] EAT admin 22/06/2010