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
Sarti (Sauchiehall At) Ltd v Polito EAT 2008 admin 16/07/2008
Sarti (Sauchiehall St) Ltd v Polito - Employment tribunal does not have jurisdiction to determine entitlement to statutory sick pay [2008] EAT admin 17/06/2008
Sattar v Speyhill Ltd & Anor - inconsistencies in evidence not sufficient to establish perversity admin
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
Saunders v DWP CSA - "Last straw" need not itself be pleaded as repudiatory breach: it must be added to previous acts to see overall effect [2009] EAT admin 14/09/2009
Saunders v OCS Group Ltd - tribunal should "construct alternative world" when assessing compensation admin
Saunders v Richmond Council 1978 admin 15/07/1977
Savage v Nestle Waters Powwow Ltd - Fairness of dismissal for refusing to obey instruction depended on the reasonableness of that instruction [2008] EAT admin 18/04/2008
Savage v Saxena EAT 1998 admin 20/01/1998
Sawar v SKF (UK) Ltd - In context, public "dressing down" was - unusually - not fundamental breach of trust & confidence [2010] EAT admin 21/01/2010
Sawicki v Computacenter Ltd & anor 1998 admin 13/11/1998
Sawyer and Others v. Ahsan 2000 admin 14/07/1999
Sawyer v Department for Work & Pensions (Job Centre Plus) EAT - intolerance to low temperatures is not a disability within the DDA 1995. admin
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Sayers v Loganair Ltd, EAT 2005 admin 17/05/2005
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
SCA Packaging Limited v Boyle -"likely" in the DDA 1995 means "could well happen" and not "more probable than not" admin
SCA Packaging Ltd v Boyle & EHRC HL 2009 admin 01/07/2009
SCA Packaging Ltd v HM Customs & Excise - tax & NIC's on pay in lieu of notice - High Court ChD 22.2.07 admin
SCA Packaging Ltd v HMRC - tax on PILONs - Special Commissioners of Income Tax Decisions 23.5.06 admin
Scally v Southern Health & Social Services Board HL 1991 admin 23/10/1991
Scanfuture UK Ltd and ors v DTI 2001 admin 23/02/2001
Scargill v National Union of Mineworkers [2010] EAT admin 27/01/2010
Scerbaks v Pertemps Recruitment Partnership Ltd - Despite protests of inequality, claimant had simple task to perform before tribunal [2010] EAT admin 19/04/2010
Schiedel Rite-Vent Ltd v Tate - 3 Key questions must be answered when deciding whether to extend time in unfair dismissal case [2008] EAT admin 16/10/2008
Schmidt v Austicks Bookshop Ltd 1978 admin 26/07/1977
Schmidt v Spar und Leikhasse of Bordesholm etc 1995 admin 14/04/1994
Schofield v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire 1999 admin 14/05/1998
Schonheit v Stadt Frankfurt am Main ECJ 2004 admin 23/10/2003
Schuh Ltd v Kacperski - reasonable belief in misconduct sufficient for dismissal to be within range of reasonable responses admin
Schultz v Esso Petroleum Ltd 1999 admin 18/03/1999
Schultz-Hoff v Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund - holidays and sick leave - ECJ case C-350/06 admin 20/01/2009
Schwarzenbach and another v Jones [2015] UKEAT 0100_15_0409 emplaw online 04/09/2015
Science Warehouse Ltd v Mills UKEAT/0224/15 emplaw online 09/10/2015
Scope v Thornett - compensation for loss of future earnings - [2006] EWCA Civ 1600 on 27.11.06 admin
Scope v Thornett CA 2006 admin 27/11/2006