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
Smith v Revenue & Customs [2009] UKFTT 210 (TC) - Income tax on benefits in kind (share option scheme) admin
Seligman (Rob't) Corp v Baker 1983 admin 16/06/1983
South Lanarkshire Council v Russell & ors - order by EJ alone following PHR before full tribunal is not valid admin
Schiedel Rite-Vent Ltd v Tate - 3 Key questions must be answered when deciding whether to extend time in unfair dismissal case [2008] EAT admin 16/10/2008
South Tyneside Council v Ward - Events during notice period turned dismissal from unfair to fair [2011] EAT admin 12/07/2011
Scottish & Southern Energy plc v Mackay - Disability and reasonable adjustments [2007] EAT admin 30/08/2007
Sud v London Borough of Ealing - successful application for permission to appeal admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions v Payne & Anor - recoupment of overpaid social security benefits admin
Sec'y of State for Education and Skills v Bailey Ch D 2004 admin 31/07/2003
Singh t-a Rainbow International v Taylor EAT 2006 admin 24/05/2006
Southall v The General Medical Council - exceptional professional misconduct cases require full reasons for GMC's conclusions admin
Skidmore v Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust, HL 2003 admin 22/05/2003
Secretary of State for Justice v Slee - redundancy and maternity leave admin
Securitay Ltd v Webster - Unfair dismissal finding was not based on range of reasonable responses and was "perverse" [2009] EAT admin 18/08/2009
Shaw v CCL Ltd - Breach of sex discrimination law can give rise to a claim for constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 22/05/2007
Stuart v London City Airport Ltd - EAT view on reasonableness may legitimately differ from ET, but that does not in itself justify interference admin
Safeway Stores Ltd & Ors v Twigger & Ors [2010] EWCA Civ 1472 - liability of directors/employees for wrongs done by their corporate employer admin 21/12/2010
Soteriou v Ultrachem Ltd and ors QBD 2004 admin 16/04/2004
Sayers v Loganair Ltd, EAT 2005 admin 17/05/2005
Spencer-Franks v Kellogg Brown & Root Ltd & Ors - PUWER regulations - Scottish Court of Session 29.3.07 admin
Sarkatzis Herrero v Instituto Madrileno de la Salud, ECJ 2006 admin 16/02/2006
Spaceright Europe Ltd v Baillavoine & Anor - TUPE: the eventual transferee need not actually be identified before its protection can apply admin
Screene v Seatwave Ltd - Changes in the pleaded reason for dismissal: capability and conduct [2011] EAT admin 26/05/2011
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
Shoesmith, R (on the application of) v OFSTED & Others - dismissal by local authority was amenable to judicial review admin
Synaptek Ltd v Young (Inspector of Taxes) ChD 2003 admin 28/03/2003
Shepherds Investments Ltd & Anor v Walters & Ors ChD 2006 admin 12/04/2006
Stewart v Moray Council, CAC 9th Dec 2005 - on CAC website 26.01.06 admin
SCA Packaging Ltd v Boyle & EHRC HL 2009 admin 01/07/2009
Servisair UK Ltd v O'Hare and Ors - two-fold redundancy test incorrectly applied admin
South East Leisure Group Ltd v Vachoumis - Respondent's right to apply for review of decision that it be debarred [2011] EAT admin 04/10/2011
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
Sandsfield Gravel Co Ltd v Loving [2009] EAT admin 28/04/2009
Shi v Jiangsu Native Produce Import & Export Corp - judge was entitled to find against claimant, based on lack of credibility admin
Sheehan v Post Office Counters Ltd 1999 admin 16/11/1998
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Tribunal looms in ex-army officer's long "Race Bias" fight, Yorkhire Post 12.1.06 admin