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
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
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
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
UK Coal Mining Ltd v NUM & British Association of Colliery Management EAT 2007 admin 27/09/2007
Uyanwa-odu & anor v Schools Offices Services Ltd & anor - Striking out of claim [2005] EAT admin 05/10/2005
Unicorn Consultancy Services Ltd v Westbrook 2000 admin 18/12/1973
UNISON v Kelly & Ors - Trade union officials and unjustified disciplinary action [2012] EAT admin 22/02/2012
University of Southampton v Kelly EAT 2005 admin 14/11/2005
Unite The Union & Ors v Sayers Confectioners Ltd EAT - time limits and the Insolvency Act 1986 admin
Unison v Somerset County Court & Ors, EAT 2010 admin 15/07/2009
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
University College London Hosp NHS Trust v Unison 1999 admin 13/10/1998
Unilever UK Plc v (1) Hickson (2) Sodexo Ltd - detrimental act must not be conflated with its consequences when considering time limits admin
University of Nottingham v Eyett (No. 2) 1999 admin 13/11/1998
USDAW & Anor v UNITE The Union & Ors - 'at one establishment' to be disregarded for purposes of collective redundancy consultation admin
USA: One Anti-Gay Comment Can Create Hostile Workplace - New Jersey Law Journal 15.8.08 admin
University of Stirling v University & College Union - ending of fixed term contracts is not redundancy triggering consultation requirements 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
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
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
United States of America v Nolan EAT 2009 admin 15/05/2009
Ultra Electronics Ltd v Khrishnakumar - Unfair Dismissal - Mitigation of Loss [2005] EAT admin 26/11/2005
Unite v Nortel Networks UK Ltd (in administration) HC 2010 admin 22/04/2010
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