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 Trafford Housing Trust - Facebook postings in a work-related context admin
Smith v United Kingdom - discriminatory refusal to pay WBA to a man - ECtHR 20.5.08 admin
Smith v United Kingdom, application 54357/15 emplaw online 28/03/2017
Smith v Youth Justice Board for England and Wales - an employer's duty of care to an employee is limited where the employee is in breach of rules. admin
Smith v. Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Grievance procedure and continuing failures by an employer [2007] EAT admin 24/04/2007
Smith v. Zeneca (Agrochemicals) Ltd 2000 admin 09/02/2000
Smith, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Defence & Anor - ECHR does not cover troops fighting abroad admin
Smiths-Detection Watford Ltd v Berriman - employer acted reasonably in a mental illness disability case and ET decision was "perverse" - new on EAT site 28.9.05 admin
Smithson v Harrison CA 2009 admin 23/07/2008
Sneddon v Carr-Gomm Scotland Ltd - balance of tribunal's right to fact-find and the "substitution mind-set" admin
Snell v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd S/4100178/2016 emplaw online 29/08/2016
Snowball v. Gardner Merchant Ltd 1987 admin 13/03/1986
Snows Motor Group Ltd v Palmerino - burden of proof was wrongly attributed to the dismissing employer, where it should be "neutral" admin
Snowy's Ltd v Cook - Discretion of tribunal to refuse to stay proceedings [2007] EAT admin 07/03/2007
Snoxell and Davies v Vauxhall Motors Ltd 1977 admin 22/03/1977
SNR Denton UK LLP v Kirwan admin 10/07/2012
SOAW v Sketchley 1981 admin 21/05/1981
Sobczyszyn v Szkola Podstawowa w Rzeplinie C-178/15 emplaw online 30/06/2016
Sobhi v Commissioner Of Police Of The Metropolis- amnesia relating to one aspect of the past can be a disability admin
Soci?t? G?n?rale, London Branch v Geys CA 2011 admin 30/03/2011
Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - widower claiming widow's benefit - CG/2488/2006 - 21.5.07 admin
Société Generale, London Branch v Geys - can repudiation by an employer, not accepted by the employee, terminate an employment contract? admin
Societe Generale, London Branch v Geys [2012] UKSC63 admin 19/12/2012
Sodexho Defence Services Ltd v Steele - Perverse decision by tribunal overruled [2009] EAT admin 11/06/2009
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
Sodexho Ltd v Gibbons EAT 2005 admin 29/07/2005
Sodexo Health Care Services Ltd v Harmer [2009] EAT admin 10/07/2009
Sodexo Ltd v (1) Gutridge & Others (2) North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust - equal pay claims, TUPE transfers, and relevant time limits admin
Sodexo v Gutridge EAT 2008 admin 31/07/2008
Software 2000 Ltd v Andrews & ors - Polkey deductions [2007] EAT admin 26/01/2007
Software 2000 Ltd v Andrews, Trinder, Prowse and Lawrence EAT 2007 admin 26/01/2007
Software Box Ltd v Gannon UKEAT/0433/14 Mandy Whiting 09/06/2015
Sogbetun v London Borough of Hackney EAT 1998 admin 01/07/1998
Soldiers win human rights protection as Commission intervenes in landmark case admin
Solectron Scotland Ltd v Roper & ors EAT 2004 admin 31/07/2003
Solus (London) Ltd v Matthews - Extension of time [2011] EAT admin 20/01/2011