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
Samels v University of Creative Arts - in a redundancy situation there is no obligation on an employer to consider "bumping" admin
Sandwell & West Birmingham NHS Trust v Westwood - Unfair dismissal, gross misconduct, and tribunals substituting their views for that of employer [2009] EAT admin 17/12/2009
Stevens & anor v Bower CA 2004 admin 06/04/2004
St Helens MBC v Derbyshire & ors - House of Lords hearing, 28.2.07 and 1.3.07 admin
Stefan v General Medical Council 1999 admin 18/03/1999
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions v Macklin - The correct questions to be asked about reasonable adjustments in a disability discrimination case [2008] EAT admin 28/02/2008
Sharkey v Bridon Coatbridge Ltd, Glasgow ET - participating in industrial action held to be participating in an "activity of an independent union" admin
Soutar (execs) v Murray and Scottish Provident Institution 2002 admin 30/10/2001
Smith Knight Fay Ltd v McCoy - when is "action taken" for the purposes of the statutory dismissal procedures? admin
Sindicatul (Pastorul cel Bun) v. Romania [GC] - 'legitimate aim' defeats application for registration of clergy members' union admin
Samels v The University For The Creative Arts - Percentage of Polkey deduction question of fact for tribunal [2011] EAT admin 30/08/2011
Sec'y of State (DTI) v Cook 1997 admin 13/12/1996
St Helens MBC v Derbyshire & ors - equal pay and victimisation - HL on 25.4.07 admin
Sawyer and Others v. Ahsan 2000 admin 14/07/1999
Saunder v Birmingham City Council - When a joint expert has been instructed, in what circumstances can a party adduce its own expert evidence? [2008] EAT admin 21/05/2008
Syed v Wightlink (Guernsey) Ltd and anor EAT 2008 admin 03/10/2008
Stewart v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - social security admin
Stuart Peters Ltd v Bell EAT 2009 admin
St James Management Services Ltd v Power - dismissal was rightly found to be more than just procedurally unfair admin
Samuels v London Bus Services Ltd and Unite - detriment under Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 s.146(3) admin
Sefton MBC & Anor v Hincks & Ors - Jurisdiction in equal pay claim not limited to comparator named in statutory grievance [2011] EAT admin 14/07/2011
Stringer & ors v HMRC ECJ 2009 admin 20/01/2009
Singapore Medical Council, R (on the application of) v General Medical Council & Anor - Fitness to Practise - High Court (QBD) 21.12.06 admin
Sinclair Roche & Temperley and ors v Heard and anor EAT 2004 admin 22/07/2004
Singh v London Underground Ltd - Employment tribunal was entitled to exercise case management discretion and refuse to allow additional document to be adduced [2008] EAT admin 09/05/2008
Sodexo Health Care Services Ltd v Harmer [2009] EAT admin 10/07/2009
Sex harassment, USA case EEOC & Christopher v National Education Assoc'n, USA Court of Appeals -"FindLaw" article 20.9.2005 admin
Singh v Rowntree Mackintosh Ltd 1979 admin 16/03/1979
St John Ambulance v Mulvie - claim was out of time from last act complained of, so "continuing act" question was irrelevant admin
Sabin v BRB (Residuary) Ltd - asbestos/mesothelioma admin
Sheffield City Council v Dolby - Failure to abide by statutory grievance requirements [2011] EAT admin 08/12/2011
Spackman v London Metropolitan University CC 2007 admin 13/07/2007
Samengo-Turner & Ors v J & H Marsh & McLennan (Services) Ltd & Ors - exclusive jurisdiction of Englsih Courts under EC rules - Court of Appeal 12.7.07 admin
Scott v Commissioners of Inland Revenue CA 2004 admin 02/04/2004
Slingsby v Griffith Smith Solicitors - Delay in proceedings was not a proportionate ground to set aside tribunal judgement in claimant's favour on claimant's appeal [2008] EAT admin 06/08/2008
Scargill v National Union of Mineworkers [2010] EAT admin 27/01/2010