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
Selvarajan v Wilmot & Others - unreasonable delay in complying with statutory disciplinary procedures cannot, of itself, cause them to be deemed "not completed" - Court of Appeal 23.7.08 admin
Slattery v Cabinet Office Civil Service Pensions and HMRC - early retirment pension and pension sharing order on divorce admin
Sawicki v Computacenter Ltd & anor 1998 admin 13/11/1998
Skyrail Oceanic ta Goodmos Tours v Coleman 1981 admin 24/07/1981
Showboat Entertainment Centre Ltd v Owens EAT 1984 admin 28/10/1984
Southern v Wadacre Ltd (t/a Wadacre Farm Day Nursery) - (i) constructive dismissal admin
Scotthorne v Four Seasons Conservatories (UK) Ltd - Non-lawyers' advice can be subject to litigation legal privilege [2010] EAT admin 14/05/2010
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
Spaceright Europe Ltd v Baillavoine & Anor - Dismissal still connected to transfer even though transfer had not yet occurred or been formalised [2011] EAT admin 14/12/2011
Sanctuary Care Services Ltd v Johnson - ET failed to deal with time limits and to find facts properly so race discrimination case remitted back for reconsideration - new on EAT website 10.10.2005 admin
Smith v Youth Justice Board for England and Wales - an employer's duty of care to an employee is limited where the employee is in breach of rules. admin
Sec'y of State for Trade and Industry v Walden 2000 admin 22/07/1999
Secretary of State for Health & anor v Rance & ors EAT 2007 admin 04/05/2007
Star Newspapers v Jordan EAT 1993 admin 22/11/1993
Sharp v Caledonia Group Services Ltd, Equal Pay "Material factor defence" admin
Sharpe v The Worcester Diocesan Board of Finance & Others - Religious ministers' employment status [2013] EAT admin 28/11/2013
Skills Development Scotland Co Ltd v Buchanan & Anor - TUPE requirements properly explained difference in pay [2011] EAT admin 25/05/2011
Smith v Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd - conclusion that dismissal was 100% certainty in any event needed justification admin
Silva-Douglas v LSE - A withdrawal cannot be withdrawn [2007] EAT admin 18/04/2007
Seda Kücükdeveci v Swedex GmbH & Co. KG - age discrimination admin
Somjee v Barnsley District General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - locum consultant cannot claim after a fall at the workplace admin
Stringer and ors v HMRC, ECJ case C-350/06, 20.01.09 admin
Sibley v The Girl admin 20/05/2003
Smithson v Harrison CA 2009 admin 23/07/2008
South Central Trains Ltd v Rodway CA 2005 admin 18/04/2005
Shaw v (1) The Cedar Tree Hotel (2) ST6 Ltd (3) Sutton Grosvenor Ltd - amendment to add/substitute new party only where mistake ought to be corrected admin
St Alphonsus RC Primary School v Blenkinsop - Time off work not breaking continuity of employment when absence is due to pregnancy or maternity [2009] EAT admin 18/05/2009
Sattar v Speyhill Ltd & Anor - inconsistencies in evidence not sufficient to establish perversity admin
Stanco Exhibitions Plc v Wright - Tribunal is right to speculate on what might have happened had proper dismissal and consultation procedures been followed [2007] EAT admin 10/09/2007
Scott v Russell -ETs can take broad approach on questions of costs admin
Secretary of State for Justice v Slee - persons covered by dismissal compensation scheme for Justices' Clerks admin
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Newcastle Employment Tribunal 25.1.06 admin
Salvesen v Simons 1994 admin 18/11/1993
Sodexho Ltd v Gibbons EAT 2005 admin 29/07/2005
Stockton on Tees Borough Council v Aylott EAT 2009 admin 11/04/2009