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
SOAW v Sketchley 1981 admin 21/05/1981
Sec'y of State for Employment v Levy 1990 admin 04/10/1989
Societe Generale, London Branch v Geys [2012] UKSC63 admin 19/12/2012
Stringer, Kilic, Thwaites, Ainsworth & Khan v HMRC - holiday entitlement while off sick - ECJ Case C520/06 AG's opinion - 24.1.08 admin
Stevenson v J M Skinner & Co - Employer is not obliged to provide written copy of risk assessment to employee [2008] EAT admin 06/03/2008
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd SC 2011 admin 09/03/2011
St Helens MBC v Mrs J. Derbyshire HL 2007 admin 25/04/2007
Symonds (t/a Symonds Solicitors) v Redmond-Ord - no cut off date for losses unless unreasonable refusal to return to work admin
Stuart Peters Ltd v Bell EAT - the rule in Norton Tool Company v Tewson 1972 applies in constructive unfair dismissal cases admin
Scope v Thornett CA 2006 admin 27/11/2006
Shove v Downs Surgical plc 1984 admin 29/07/1983
Seldon v Clarkson, Wright & Jakes - partnership justified in requiring partners to retire at age 65 admin 28/07/2010
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Gee & Anor - directors' disqualification orders made - High Court 27.2.07 admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Heggie - If an adjustment will not prevent or limit the substantial disadvantage suffered by the disabled employee it cannot be said to be "a reasonable adjustment" [2008] EAT admin 06/06/2008
Sainsbury (J.) Ltd v Hitt CA 2002 admin 18/10/2002
Sandsfield Gravel Co Ltd v Loving [2009] EAT admin 28/04/2009
Strouthos v London Underground Ltd CA 2004 admin 18/04/2004
Sood Enterprises Ltd v Healy - sick pay, holiday pay, private companies and emanations of the state admin 14/03/2013
Scottish Police Services Authority v McBride - a tribunal's decision to order reinstatement when this was not practicable was perverse admin
South East Essex College and ors v Abegaze EAT 2005 admin 03/11/2005
Sec'y of State for Employment v A Ford (Sacks) Ltd 1986 admin
Smith v Northamptonshire County Council [2009] UKHL 27 - Employer wins PI appeal after off-premises equipment provided by others failed admin
St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council v Barnes - Time Limits - Court of Appeal 25.10.06 admin
Savage v Nestle Waters Powwow Ltd - Fairness of dismissal for refusing to obey instruction depended on the reasonableness of that instruction [2008] EAT admin 18/04/2008
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Southampton City College v Randall [2005] EAT admin 07/11/2005
Smith v A.J. Morrisroes & other cases EAT 2005 admin 22/11/2004
Single Homeless Project Ltd v Abu & Ors - ET errs in basing costs order simply on ability to pay admin
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
Sood v The King School & Ors - Principles to be followed when striking out for no reasonable prospect of success [2011] EAT admin 20/07/2011
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
Sorge v Poste Italiane SpA - CJEC agrees with AG: national law changes do not breach Fixed-Term Working Directive if protection remains the same admin
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Mackie - deafness claim out of time - Court of Appeal 28.6.07 admin
Step in Time Ltd v (1) Fox (2) Hunter - ET1 claim to employment tribunal cannot constitute statutory grievance [2008] EAT admin 03/11/2008
Samuel v London Borough of Lewisham 2001 admin 29/11/2001
Sheffield City Council v Crosby and others, Gibson and others v Sheffield CC - disparate impact of pay scheme can be shown not to be "sex-tainted" [2009] EAT admin 17/02/2009