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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
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
Stewart v Next Retail Ltd - incorrect use of Polkey to make deductions from basic award admin
Simpson v Intralinks - Rome Convention: UK jurisdiction trumps express terms of contract admin
Spencer-Franks v Kellogg Brown & Root Ltd & Ors - New approach to PUWER regulations - House of Lords 2nd July 2008. admin
Spicer v Government of Spain CA 2004 admin 29/07/2004
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
Snoxell and Davies v Vauxhall Motors Ltd 1977 admin 22/03/1977
Small v The Boots Co PLC and Boots UK Ltd [2009] EAT admin 23/01/2009
South Ayrshire Council v Aitchison and ors EAT 2011 admin 11/03/2011
St Christopher's Fellowship v Walter-Ennis - race discrimination admin
Seymour v Fitness First Clubs Ltd - where complaint not pursued at PHR, EJ assumed it was not a live issue admin
Smith Knight Fay Ltd v McCoy EAT - initial flaw in dismissal procedure can be corrected admin
Shergold v Fieldway Medical Centre EAT 2005 admin 05/12/2005
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
Spring v Guardian Assurance plc 1994 HL admin 07/07/1994
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Job Centre Plus) & Ors v Wilson [2010] EAT admin 19/02/2010
Spencer (and Moore) v Dep't for Work and Pensions & anor CA 2008 admin 01/07/2008
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v Scullion - cardiac arrest was not, in itself, an "accident" for industrial injuries benefit purposes admin
Stuart Deans v George Newberry Coachbuilders, Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, Scottish case on Scotscourt website 7/12/05 admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Jobcentre Plus) v Higgins - importance of identifying the correct PCP admin
Swallow Security v Millicent - tribunal MUST consider reducing compensatory award if claimant guilty of culpable contributory misconduct admin
Sharma & ors v Manchester City Council EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
Schonheit v Stadt Frankfurt am Main ECJ 2004 admin 23/10/2003
Saminaden v Barnet Enfield & Haringey NHS Trust - Change in contractual terms imposed by employer as a penalty did not erase original dismissal [2008] EAT admin 07/07/2008
South Ayrshire Council v Morton 2002 admin 14/02/2002
Secretary of State for Justice v Mansfield - internal proceedings were quite properly delayed while police investigation took place [2010] EAT admin 24/03/2010
Smith v Giraud UK Ltd EAT 2000 admin 26/06/2000
Strand Transport Services Ltd v Whitworth - tribunal was correct to dismiss Polkey claim admin
Sadja & anor. v Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland & ors. - recognition of professional qualifications - ECJ Case C-221/05 13.7.06 admin
St Andrew’s Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - costs, appeals, perversity and abuse of process admin
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust v Roldan - employer not liable for loss caused by inability to work due to prosecution after dismissal admin
Smith v Greenwich Council & ors EAT 2011 admin 24/08/2010
Skiggs v South West Trains Ltd EAT 2005 admin 07/03/2005
Secretary of State for Justice v Macdonald - Heaney - Tribunal wrongly substituted its own view for that of prison governor [2011] EAT admin 07/04/2011
Stevens & anor v Bower CA 2004 admin 06/04/2004