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
UK Mail Ltd v Creasey - workers and the unfettered right of substitution admin 26/09/2012
University of Nottingham v Eyett (No. 2) 1999 admin 13/11/1998
UCATT v Amicus, Glasgow City Council & ors, EAT - information and consultation obligations under TUPE admin
USA: One Anti-Gay Comment Can Create Hostile Workplace - New Jersey Law Journal 15.8.08 admin
Uzor v (1) Safiu (2) Uzor (3) Verriott International Group Ltd - joint and several liability for compensation admin
UNISON v First Secretary of State - favourable pension terms for local government employees - QBD 27.9.06 admin
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 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
Unison v Jervis - Discrimination claims against trade union [2006] EAT admin 29/03/2006
Unite v Nortel Networks UK Ltd (in administration) HC 2010 admin 22/04/2010
University of East Anglia v Amaikwu - Effect of tribunal's failure to seek dates to avoid when listing hearing [2012] EAT admin 25/07/2012
Union Syndicale Solidaires Is?re v Premier Ministre & ors ECJ 2011 admin 14/10/2010
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