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
Shoesmith, R (on the application of) v Ofsted & Ors - judicial review proceedings - fairness admin
St Andrews Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - no need for full background when rejected costs application admin
Smith v Churchills Stairlift Plc, Court of Appeal on 27th Oct 2005 admin
Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust v Crabtree - unfair dismissal and the burden of proof admin
Soci?t? G?n?rale, London Branch v Geys CA 2011 admin 30/03/2011
Solus (London) Ltd v Matthews - Extension of time [2011] EAT admin 20/01/2011
Staffordshire Sentinel Newspapers Ltd v Potter EAT 2004 admin 18/03/2004
Sadare v. London Borough of Lambeth EAT - A statutory grievance is valid only in respect of explicitly characterised complaints [2009] EAT admin 06/04/2009
Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust v Lairikyengbam EAT 2009 admin 21/08/2009
Smith v Northamptonshire County Council HL 2009 admin 20/05/2009
Standard Life Healthcare Ltd v Gorman & ors - where an employee has a right to work it is subject to qualification, and is not absolute admin
SCA Packaging Ltd v HMRC - tax on PILONs - Special Commissioners of Income Tax Decisions 23.5.06 admin
Sobhi v Commissioner Of Police Of The Metropolis- amnesia relating to one aspect of the past can be a disability admin
Sarkar v West London Mental Health NHS Trust CA 2010 admin 19/03/2010
Sodexho Defence Services Ltd v Steele - Perverse decision by tribunal overruled [2009] EAT admin 11/06/2009
Shawkat v Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust 2002 admin 21/06/2001
Stenson & ors v West Dunbartonshire Council - Status of collective agreements [2007] EAT admin 09/08/2007
Simmons v British Steel HL 2004 admin 29/04/2004
Sandhu & ors v Gate Gourmet London Ltd, EAT 2009 admin 03/04/2009
Shireby v United Kingdom - no sex discrimination in refusal to pay Widow's Pension to a man admin
Secretary of Defence v Elias - CA 10.10.06 admin
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
Samengo-Turner & Ors v J & H Marsh & McLennan (Services) Ltd CA 2007 admin 12/07/2007
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
Sainsbury J. Ltd v Savage CA 1981 admin 31/01/1980
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
Securicor Omega Express Ltd v GMB EAT 2004 admin 07/04/2003
Scott & Co v Richardson EAT 2005 admin 26/04/2005
Subner v United Kingdom - health professionals, appeal rights, and a fair trial admin
Steria Ltd. & ors v Hutchison & ors - doctrine of estoppel [2006] EWCA Civ 1551 on 24.11.06 admin
Singapore Airlines Ltd v Guijarro - CMH should ensure medical evidence is in place for tribunal admin
Sanderson & anor v Exel Management Services Ltd - Normal working hours and holiday pay calculation [2006] EAT admin 15/06/2006
Soldiers win human rights protection as Commission intervenes in landmark case 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
South West Trains Ltd v Wightman & ors 1998 admin 14/01/1998