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
Suspension of a doctor and the distinction between "public protection" and the "public interest" - Bradshaw v GMC admin
Spencer v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - no need to exhaust domestic remedies for Francovich claim - High Court (QBD) 27.7.07 admin
Surrey CC v Lewis HL 1987 admin 15/10/1987
Slattery v Cabinet Office Civil Service Pensions and anor Ch D 2009 admin 16/02/2009
Saini v All Saints Haque Centre & ors EAT 2009 admin 24/10/2008
Swain v Denso Marston Ltd 2000 admin 12/04/2000
Spencer v Primetime Recruitment Ltd - Whether indiscriminate treatment can be sex discrimination [2006] EAT admin 02/03/2006
Secretary of State DTI v Alade & PJ Personnel Ltd in Liquidation - Employment status of agency worker [2007] EAT admin 16/02/2007
Scottish Opera Ltd v Winning - grievance requirements under the (now repealed/revoked) 2004 statutory dispute resolution procedures. admin
Segor v Goodrich Actuation Systems Ltd - Tribunal should only accept "clear, unambiguous and unequivocal" abandonment of claim [2012] EAT admin 10/02/2012
Seldon v Clarkson, Wright & Jakes (Equality & Human Rights Commission intervening) - appeal to Supreme Court admin
Slaney v Secretary of State - strike out of appeal against POCA inclusion - Care Standards Tribunal 8.11.07 admin
Slack v Greenham (Plant Hire) Ltd 1983 admin 03/04/2009
Steen v Ikon Office Solutions plc EAT 2003 admin 20/05/2003
Security & Facilities Division v Hayes 2001 admin 21/03/2000
Strathclyde Joint Police Board v Cusick - Civilian worker for police force should not have withheld information on sex offender [2011] EAT admin 15/06/2011
Smith v. Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Grievance procedure and continuing failures by an employer [2007] EAT admin 24/04/2007
Sheibani v Elan & Co LLP - breach of natural justice if tribunal fails to warn parties it is considering illegality admin
Slevin v Premier Foods Group (t/a Hovis) - no perversity in health & safety dismissal decision admin
Southern Cross Healthcare Co Ltd v Perkins & Ors - CA overrules EAT: employment tribunal had no power to construe terms of contract admin 16/12/2010
S v General Medical Council - doctor's illness could not excuse misconduct - QBD 17.12.07 admin
Spence v. British Railways Board 2001 admin 16/10/2001
Schmidt v Austicks Bookshop Ltd 1978 admin 26/07/1977
Stewart v Moray Council CAC 2005 admin 09/12/2005
Swift v Chief Constable of Wiltshire Constabulary EAT 2004 admin 18/02/2004
South East Essex College & ors v Abegaze - Post employment references admin
Sovereign Business Integration Plc v Trybus - Employee unfairly dismissed for un-permitted absence [2007] EAT admin 15/06/2007
Southern Cross Healthcare Co Ltd v Perkins & Ors admin 21/04/2010
Scottish Prison Service v Laing - different circumstances may justify different sanctions admin
SG v The Head Teacher & Governors of St Gregory's Catholic Science College - afro hair style and indirect discrimination admin
Sarieddine v Abou Zaki Holding Company - Appeal must be on a question of law, not fact - Court of Appeal, [2008] EWCA Civ 453 on 17.4.08 admin
Stark v The Post Office 2000 admin 02/03/2000
Sec'y of State for Scotland and anor v Mann and anor 2001 admin 27/11/2000
Santamera v Express Cargo Forwarding t-a IEC Ltd 2003 admin 26/11/2002
SG & R Valuation Service Co v Boudrais & Ors QBD 2008 admin 12/05/2008
Skills Development Scotland Co Ltd v Buchanan & Anor - TUPE requirements properly explained difference in pay [2011] EAT admin 25/05/2011