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
University of London v Zaman - no automatic issue estoppel preventing a breach of contract claim where a discrimination/victimisation claim has failed admin
United States of America v Nolan - in a collective redundancy situation, when exactly does the consultation obligation arise? admin
Unison, R (on the application of) v The Lord Chancellor & Anor - Unison's challenge to 2013 Fee Remisssions Order fails admin
Unison v Bakhsh, Unison v Staunton - scope of trade union's powers of suspension [2009] EAT admin 08/04/2009
UPVC Designs Ltd (t/a Croston Conservatories) v (1) Latimer (2) Millar - A contract of employment must contain an element of control so as to make one party the "master" [2007] EAT admin 16/10/2007
Unison and GMB v Brennan & ors and Sunderland City Council EAT 2008 admin 19/04/2008
University of Warwick v Gray - Tribunal substituted own view of what was reasonable rather than considering how it appeared to decision maker [2010] EAT admin 08/11/2010
Unison v Allen & ors EAT 2007 admin 26/07/2007
Uyanwa-odu & anor v Schools Offices Services Ltd & anor - Striking out of claim [2005] EAT admin 05/10/2005
University of Nottingham v Eyett HC 1999 admin 13/11/1998
UNISON v Kelly & Ors - Trade union officials and unjustified disciplinary action [2012] EAT admin 22/02/2012
UNIFI v Union Bank of Nigeria 2001 admin 07/06/2001
Unite The Union & Ors v Sayers Confectioners Ltd EAT - time limits and the Insolvency Act 1986 admin
Uren v Corporate Leisure (UK) Ltd and MOD CA 2011 admin 02/02/2011
United Grand Lodge of England v Daley - tribunal must consider procedural and contributory fault issues when deciding dismissal was unfair - EAT 24.8.07 admin
United Guarding Services Ltd v St James Security Group Ltd and anor EAT 2004 admin 15/04/2004
Unilever UK Plc v (1) Hickson (2) Sodexo Ltd - detrimental act must not be conflated with its consequences when considering time limits admin
Unison & anor v National Probation Service & anor EAT 2010 admin
USDAW & Anor v UNITE The Union & Ors - 'at one establishment' to be disregarded for purposes of collective redundancy consultation admin
USA - Carvin v Britain - Parental rights of lesbian - Supreme Court (Washington) 15.5.06 admin
University of Stirling v University & College Union - ending of fixed term contracts is not redundancy triggering consultation requirements admin
Urquhart v Fife Primary Care NHS Trust - Manual Handling Regulations - Court of Session 9.1.07 admin
United Kingdom v Council of the European Union - ECJ Case C-77/05, 10.7.07 admin
Unite v Pierhead Housing Association - majority support for collective bargaining - CAC 31.7.07 admin
Unite & ors. v UCL - extent of recognition for collective bargaining purposes - CAC 6.8.07 admin
Uren v Corporate Leisure (UK) Ltd and MOD - risk assessments admin
UF v Secretary of State - disqualification from working with children and vulnerable adults - England and Wales Care Standards Tribunal 19.6.07 admin
University College Union v The University of Stirling [2014] - fixed term workers excluded from collective consultation admin 14/01/2014
University of Westminster v Bailey [2009] EAT admin 22/09/2009
UK Coal Mining Ltd v (1) National Union of Mineworkers (2) British Association of Colliery Management - Consultation over redundancies extends to the reasons for the closure causing them [2007] EAT admin 28/09/2007
University of Manchester v Faulkner - Employment tribunal's judgement was not "Meek compliant" [2010] EAT admin 21/10/2010
UK Coal Mining Ltd v NUM & British Association of Colliery Management EAT 2007 admin 27/09/2007
Ultra Electronics Ltd v Khrishnakumar - Unfair Dismissal - Mitigation of Loss [2005] EAT admin 26/11/2005
Unicorn Consultancy Services Ltd v Westbrook 2000 admin 18/12/1973
Unegbu v Dimension Data Network Services Ltd - Applying criteria coterminous with being of particular national origin is race discrimination [2009] EAT admin 27/01/2009
University of Southampton v Kelly EAT 2005 admin 14/11/2005