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
SG & Ors, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions & Ors admin
Sec'y of State BIS v Studders & ors - Employment status of agency workers [2011] EAT admin 17/05/2011
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions v ES - right to reside of A8 national relying on employer's, not personal, application for registration admin
Susie Radin Ltd v GMB and ors CA 2004 admin 20/02/2004
Simpson v Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd & Ors EAT 2011 admin 27/08/2010
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
Shea v Micros Fidelio - Litigant in person may be forgiven for confusing wrongful and unfair dismissal [2011] EAT admin 02/08/2011
Sodexho Healthcare Services Ltd v Harmer - Pre-Hearing Review should involve an actual hearing, with exchange of oral evidence [2009] EAT admin 10/07/2009
Stockton on Tees BC v Aylott - circumstances and attributes of comparator must reflect those that led to alleged disability discrimination admin
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
St Christopher's Fellowship v Walter-Ennis - race discrimination admin
Sec'y of State for Employment v Newcastle CC 1980 admin 09/10/1979
Simpson v London Borough Of Hackney & Ors - Incorporation of collective agreement [2012] EAT admin 29/10/2012
Symington v ISS Facility Services Ltd - Appeal on method of pay calculation dismissed since Genuine Material Factor defence had in any event been established [2008] EAT admin 27/03/2008
Sinclair v Coventry & Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust - employer treated vulnerable employee fairly admin
Smith v London Metropolitan University - employer's investigations were inadequate: misconduct dismissal was potentially unfair admin
SPS Technologies Ltd v Chughtai - Tribunal substituted own view on credibility of dismissed employee [2012] EAT admin 03/12/2012
Sorge v Poste Italiane SpA - Fixed-Term Working Directive does not preclude changes to national law if protection remains the same admin
Stuart Deans v George Newberry Coachbuilders, Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, Scottish case on Scotscourt website 7/12/05 admin
Sajid v Chowdhury CA 2001 admin 02/10/2001
Schultz v Esso Petroleum Ltd 1999 admin 18/03/1999
Spencer-Franks v Kellogg Brown & Root Ltd & Ors - New approach to PUWER regulations - House of Lords 2nd July 2008. admin
Spicer v Government of Spain CA 2004 admin 29/07/2004
Sims Ltd v McKee - Costs: what's sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander [2006] EAT admin 16/03/2006
Sweetin v Coral Racing - compensation for failure to consult as required by TUPE [2005] EAT admin 20/12/2005
Sodexo Ltd v (1) Gutridge & Others (2) North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust - equal pay claims, TUPE transfers, and relevant time limits admin
Sumukan UK Ltd & Anor v Raghavan - Conclusion as to credibility of witness was not perverse [2009] EAT admin 19/05/2009
Secretary of State for BERR v Neufeld & Anor CA - whether controlling shareholders are also employees depends on all circumstances admin
Sadja & anor. v Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland & ors. - recognition of professional qualifications - ECJ Case C-221/05 13.7.06 admin
South West Trains Limited v McDonnell EAT 2003 admin 07/08/2003
Sen v The British Council EAT 2002 admin 12/11/2002
Shergold v Fieldway Medical Centre EAT 2005 admin 05/12/2005
Surrey County Council v Hay - Disability Discrimination and risk assessments [2006] EAT admin 28/04/2006
Superdrug Stores Plc v Corbett - Guidance on amount of award for loss of statutory rights on unfair dismissal [2006] EAT admin 12/09/2006