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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
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
Svenska Staten v Anders Holmqvist - criteria for deciding which country is responsible for State guarantees of wages etc due by an insolvent employer operating in more than one EC country - ECJ case C-310/07 on 16.10.08 admin
Spackman v London Metropolitan University CC 2007 admin 13/07/2007
Stevenson v United Road Transport Union CA 1977 admin 28/01/1977
Scott v Commissioners of Inland Revenue CA 2004 admin 02/04/2004
Snowball v. Gardner Merchant Ltd 1987 admin 13/03/1986
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
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
Smith v Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd - conclusion that dismissal was 100% certainty in any event needed justification admin
Seda Kücükdeveci v Swedex GmbH & Co. KG - age discrimination admin
Subner v United Kingdom - Human Rights and appeals to the Health Professions Council admin
Sanchez Hidalgo & ors v Asociacion de Servicios Aser & anor 1998 admin 10/12/1998
Storer v British Gas plc CA 2000 admin 25/02/2000
Saggar v. Ministry of Defence CA 2005 admin 27/04/2005
Simmons v Hoover Ltd 1977 admin 16/07/1976
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
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
Sattar v Speyhill Ltd & Anor - inconsistencies in evidence not sufficient to establish perversity admin
Small v The Boots Co PLC and Boots UK Ltd [2009] EAT admin 23/01/2009
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
Safeway Stores plc v Burrell 1997 admin 24/01/1997
Security Industry Authority v Stewart QBD 2009 admin 17/10/2007
Sodexo v Gutridge EAT 2008 admin 31/07/2008
Synstar Computer Services (UK) Ltd v ICL (Sorbus) Ltd 2002 admin 30/03/2001
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
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
Stockton on Tees BC v Aylott - circumstances and attributes of comparator must reflect those that led to alleged disability discrimination admin
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Job Centre Plus) & Ors v Wilson [2010] EAT admin 19/02/2010
SG & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions & Ors admin
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v ES - right to reside of A8 national relying on employer's, not personal, application for registration admin
Sutton v The Ranch Ltd EAT 2006 admin 30/04/2006
Sharkey v Bridon Coatbridge Ltd, Glasgow ET - participating in industrial action held to be participating in an "activity of an independent union" admin