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 Edmundson Electrical Ltd - Unsuccessful attempt to use grievance procedure to provide extension of time [2006] EAT admin 13/09/2006
Sienkiewicz (Estate of Enid Costello Dec'd) v Greif (UK) Ltd - asbestosis/mesothelioma admin
St Andrews Catholic Primary School & Ors v Blundell - remedies in a sex discrimination/victimisation case admin
SCA Packaging Ltd v HM Customs & Excise - tax & NIC's on pay in lieu of notice - High Court ChD 22.2.07 admin
Shirmardi v Capital Limo Ltd - Number of hours worked must be correctly determined in minimum wage claims [2009] EAT admin 15/01/2009
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
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
Surrey County Council v Henderson - Unfair and wrongful dismissal - Witnesses identity kept hidden [2005] EAT admin 23/11/2005
Sec'y of State for Trade and Industry v Walden 2000 admin 22/07/1999
Sharpe v Balfour Kilpatrick - Tribunal wrong to refuse to entertain claim [2006] EAT admin 31/10/2006
Summaries of cases reported in ICR and IRLR admin
Sandhu v Jan de Rijk Transport - dismissal or resignation? admin
Swissport (UK) Ltd v Aer Lingus Ltd - pending TUPE decision's effect on a commercial breach of contract case - High Court (Chancery Division) 14.5.07 admin
Sahota v Home Office and Pipkin - IVF treatment and sex discrimination/harassment [2009] EAT admin 15/12/2009
Somjee v United Kingdom ECtHR 2002 admin 15/10/2002
Sec'y of State for Employment v Stone 1994 admin 15/02/1994
Stringer and ors v HMRC, ECJ case C-350/06, 20.01.09 admin
Styles v London Borough of Southwark - Dismissal was not because of TU activities [2006] EAT admin 12/04/2006
Sibley v The Girl admin 20/05/2003
Smart Interiors Contractors Ltd v Thomas - Costs awarded to employer [2006] EAT admin 27/11/2006
Somerset County Council & Anor v Pike - choice of appropriate pool for comparison in Equal Pay cases admin
Saiger v North Cumbria Acute Hospitals NHS Trust - exemplary damages are a punishment, not compensation. admin
Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - widower claiming widow's benefit - CG/2488/2006 - 21.5.07 admin
Slade & Others v TNT (UK) Ltd - Dismissal and re-engagement on different terms was not unfair [2011] EAT admin 13/09/2011
Soros & Soros v Davison & Davison 1994 admin 15/02/1994
Sidhu v Aerospace Composite Technology Ltd 2001 admin 26/05/2000
Saggar v Ministry of Defence - Newcastle Employment Tribunal 25.1.06 admin
Scottish Roofing Services v Forrest (1) Howell (2) - Perversity appeal allowed [2006] EAT admin 18/01/2006
Salvesen v Simons 1994 admin 18/11/1993
Swindon Borough Council & anor v Mba - Race discrimination [2007] EAT admin 29/01/2007
Suspension of a doctor and the distinction between "public protection" and the "public interest" - Bradshaw v GMC admin
Singh v DHL Services Ltd - reasonableness of conduct dismissal 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
South London & Maudsley NHS Trust v Dathi - Claim cannot be based on documents subject to immunity as arising in legal proceedings [2008] EAT admin 18/02/2008
Sec'y of State for Employment v Spence 1986 admin 15/05/1986