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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
Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust v Hurst & Ors - grievance need only state that it concerns equal pay claim admin
Secretary of State for Work & Pensions v Morina & Anor - appeal or judicial review to challenge a Legally Qualified Panel Member? - Court of Appeal 23.7.07 admin
Secretary of State for Justice v Hibbert - time limit with ambiguous resignation admin
Saunders v OCS Group Ltd - tribunal should "construct alternative world" when assessing compensation admin
SM v Secretary of State - POVA list - England and Wales Care Standards Tribunal 7.11.07 admin
SIP (Industrial Products) Ltd v Swinn 1994 admin 25/03/1994
Supreme Court tasked with setting compulsory retirement precedent admin
Steff v United Kingdom - Widow's Bereavement Allowance and administrative errors - ECtHR 20.11.07 admin
Sodexho Defence Services Ltd v Steele - Perverse decision by tribunal overruled [2009] EAT admin 11/06/2009
Securicor Omega Express Ltd v GMB EAT 2004 admin 07/04/2003
Stenson & ors v West Dunbartonshire Council - Status of collective agreements [2007] EAT admin 09/08/2007
Scott & Co v Richardson EAT 2005 admin 26/04/2005
St Andrews Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - no need for full background when rejected costs application admin
Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust v Crabtree - unfair dismissal and the burden of proof admin
Smith v Northamptonshire County Council - PUWER regs liability (appeal by employer allowed) - [2008] EWCA Civ 181 on 11.3.08 admin
Southern Cross Healthcare Co Ltd v Perkins & Ors CA 2011 admin 16/12/2010
Simmons v Castle - General damages in tort cases to be increased by 10% with effect from 1st April 2013. admin 26/07/2012
Sahota v Walsall Metropolitan BC - job applicant makes nonsense race and disability claims - new on EAT website 7.10.2005 admin
Sakharkar v Northern Foods Grocery Group Ltd (t/a Fox’s Biscuits) - In all circumstances employer's mistake made dismissal unfair [2011] EAT admin 08/03/2011
Sutherland v Hatton CA 2002 admin 05/02/2002
Saini v (1) All Saints Haque Centre (2) Bungay (3) Paul - using employee to implement discriminatory policy, even in order to harass a different employee, amounts to unlawful discrimination [2008] EAT admin 24/10/2008
Shoesmith, R (on the application of) v OFSTED & Ors CA 2011 admin 27/05/2011
Sobhi v Commissioner Of Police Of The Metropolis- amnesia relating to one aspect of the past can be a disability admin
Scotts Company (UK) Ltd v Budd EAT 2003 admin 05/11/2004
St Albans' Girl School v Neary - no costs order against party "pitched against their will" into costs-bearing jurisdiction admin
SG & R Valuation Service Co v Boudrais & Ors - employee sent home on garden leave cannot claim repudiatory breach if he has made it impracticable for the employer to provide work - QBD 12.5.08 admin
Shaw v B&W Group Ltd - Extension of time limits for claims under now-discontinued statutory grievance procedures [2011] EAT admin 25/01/2011
Salinas v Bear Stearns International Holdings Inc EAT 2005 admin 21/10/2004
Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group Ltd v Connelly - Perverse decision by ET [2006] EAT admin 07/07/2006
Selfridges Ltd v Malik EAT 1998 admin 24/04/1997
Schuh Ltd v Kacperski - reasonable belief in misconduct sufficient for dismissal to be within range of reasonable responses admin
Short v Birmingham City Council & Anor - No reasonable prospect of success is strict test [2013] EAT admin 05/07/2013
Shepherd & ors v North Yorkshire CC 2005 EAT admin 21/12/2005
Singh v Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council & Anor - no perversity or error of law in employment tribunal's conclusions admin
Shaikh v Dep't for Constitutional Affairs EAT 2005 admin 31/08/2005
Security Industry Authority v Securiplan, Sabrewatch & ors - SIA has power to prosecute - (2008) EWHC 2338, 25.7.08 admin