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
USA case: Dismissal upheld despite employer's Google search for employee's prior work history - FindLaw 1.6.07 admin
Unite v Tyco Electronics - recognition of bargaining unit, CAC inquiries - CAC 25.7.07 admin
Unite v Newsquest (Worcester) Ltd - duty to negotiation under Information & Consultation Regulations - CAC 6.8.07 admin
Union Syndicale Solidaires Isère v Premier Ministre - daily rest breaks and the requirements to be met by "equivalent compensatory rest" admin
Unison v Grants Veterinary Services Plc - union recognition and balloting 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
United Grand Lodge of England v Daley - tribunal must consider procedural and contributory fault issues when deciding dismissal was unfair admin
United Arab Emirates v Abdelghafar EAT 1995 admin 29/07/1994
Uddin v General Medical Council & Ors - s 120(7) Equality Act does not bar claims which relate to disciplinary proceedings admin
Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd v. Simpson and ors ChD 2004 admin 29/04/2004
Unison v Somerset County Court & Ors - who are "affected employees" who must be consulted by an employer under the TUPE regulations? admin
Ullah v Celmac Ltd 1997 admin 16/12/1997
United States of America v Nolan EAT - conditions for qualifying as an "appropriate representative" of employees for redundancy consultation admin
USA: Rodrigues v. Scotts Co. et al: man fired for smoking given leave to pursue privacy claim - 30.01.08 admin
Uche v Oxfordshire County Council - ET advised to follow guidance in Balfour Beatty v Wilcox in discrimination cases admin
Unison v Leicestershire County Council - raising new points - redundancy and protective award - CA 29.6.06 admin
UK (Aid) Ltd. v Martin Damian Andrew Mitchell Leslie John Silverman Steven Andrew Silverman - High Court (ChD) 8.5.07 admin
Unite v Aircraft Service International Group - recognition of bargaining unit - CAC 16.7.07 admin
Unite v Kettle Foods Limited - petition demonstrates majority in favour - CAC 13.8.07 admin
USA: In re (same-sex) marriage cases - Supreme Court of California, 15.5.08 admin
United States of America v Nolan - perfectly acceptable to "twin track" remitted hearing to tribunal and reference to CJEC admin
Unite, McCartney & Ors v Nortel Networks UK Ltd (in adminstration) - money claim can only proceed against company in administration if "exceptional" admin
United States of America v Nolan - public bodies and the Collective Redundancies Directive admin
UPS Ltd v Sammakia [2009] EAT admin 03/12/2009
Unison v Allen & ors - Equal pay, pensions and TUPE [2007] EAT admin 26/07/2007
University of Southampton v Kelly - Disclosure of privileged documents [2005] EAT admin 14/11/2005
United States of America v Nolan EAT 2009 admin 15/05/2009