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 Royal Mail Group Plc - Disabled person dismissed for absence [2006] EAT admin 19/12/2006
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson - Reg 24 of the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 does not make them apply retrospectively - EAT on 4.3.08 admin
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd SC 2011 admin 09/03/2011
Scott v Matthew Arnold & Baldwin Solicitors - Setting provisional remedy hearing date did not, in itself, indicate a decision in claimant's favour [2010] EAT admin 19/05/2010
St Helens MBC v Mrs J. Derbyshire HL 2007 admin 25/04/2007
Standard Life Bank Ltd v Wilson EAT 2008 admin 04/04/2008
SBJ Stephenson Ltd v Mandy 2000 admin 30/07/1999
Stuart v London City Airport Ltd - EAT view on reasonableness may legitimately differ from ET, but that does not in itself justify interference admin
Safeway Stores Ltd & Ors v Twigger & Ors [2010] EWCA Civ 1472 - liability of directors/employees for wrongs done by their corporate employer admin 21/12/2010
Secession Ltd t/a Freud v Bellingham - Implied term re sick pay [2005] EAT admin 25/10/2005
South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council v Anderson and others - Equal pay [2007] EAT admin 26/03/2007
Somerset County Council v H R Chaloner - ET must apply s 98(4) ERA 1996 appropriately in unfair dismissal case admin
Sainsbury (J.) Ltd v Hitt CA 2002 admin 18/10/2002
Shepherd v New Southern Railway t/a Southern - Dismissal for misconduct not disability discrimination [2007] EAT admin 17/05/2007
Strouthos v London Underground Ltd CA 2004 admin 18/04/2004
Symbian Ltd v Christensen 2001 admin 25/04/2000
Sec'y of State for Employment v Helitron EAT 1980 admin 13/02/1980
Shoesmith, R (on the application of) v OFSTED & Others - dismissal by local authority was amenable to judicial review admin
Shaftesbury Homes & Arethusa Trading v Carney (Cross Appeal) - Race Discrimination and Constructive Dismissal [2005] EAT admin 13/12/2005
Spence v Intype Libra Ltd - Reasonable adjustments in disability discrimination cases [2007] EAT admin 27/04/2007
Scott (1) Bush (2) v Epsilon Test Services Ltd - Tribunal's interpretation of contract was fully open to it and not perverse admin
Sayers v Cambridgeshire County Council QBD 2006 admin 31/07/2006
Scottish Ministers v (1) Docherty (2) Greater Glasgow Health Board - Claimant was not entitled to pension scheme membership [2009] EAT admin 09/07/2009
Smith v A.J. Morrisroes & other cases EAT 2005 admin 22/11/2004
Solectron Scotland Ltd v Roper & ors EAT 2004 admin 31/07/2003
Smith v Oxfordshire Learning Disability NHS Trust EAT 2009 admin 24/06/2009
Shi v Jiangsu Native Produce Import & Export Corp - judge was entitled to find against claimant, based on lack of credibility admin
St Andrews Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - remedies in a sex discrimination/victimisation case admin
Soros & Soros v Davison & Davison 1994 admin 15/02/1994
Shirmardi v Capital Limo Ltd - Number of hours worked must be correctly determined in minimum wage claims [2009] EAT admin 15/01/2009
Sidhu v Aerospace Composite Technology Ltd 2001 admin 26/05/2000
Sogbetun v London Borough of Hackney EAT 1998 admin 01/07/1998
Sita GB Ltd v Burton EAT 1998 admin 19/11/1996
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v Scullion - cardiac arrest was not, in itself, an "accident" for industrial injuries benefit purposes admin
Stuart McGowan v W & JR Watson Ltd - Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998, appeared on Scotscourt website 17.12.2005 admin
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin