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
UCATT v Amicus, Glasgow City Council & ors, EAT - information and consultation obligations under TUPE admin
USA: Rodrigues v. Scotts Co. et al: man fired for smoking given leave to pursue privacy claim - 30.01.08 admin
Uzor v (1) Safiu (2) Uzor (3) Verriott International Group Ltd - joint and several liability for compensation 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
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
Unison v Jervis - Discrimination claims against trade union [2006] EAT admin 29/03/2006
Uyanwa-odu & Adeniram v School Offices Services Ltd & anor EAT 2005 admin 05/10/2005
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
United Grand Lodge of England v Daley - tribunal must consider procedural and contributory fault issues when deciding dismissal was unfair admin
UKAEA v Claydon 1974 admin 18/12/1973
Uddin v General Medical Council & Ors - s 120(7) Equality Act does not bar claims which relate to disciplinary proceedings admin
UBS Wealth Management (UK) Ltd v Vestra Wealth LLP & ors HC 2008 admin 04/08/2008
Unison v Somerset County Court & Ors - who are "affected employees" who must be consulted by an employer under the TUPE regulations? admin
University of Huddersfield v Wolff EAT 2003 admin 16/07/2003
United States of America v Nolan EAT - conditions for qualifying as an "appropriate representative" of employees for redundancy consultation admin
Upper Tribunal Case CP/1161/2007 - male to female transgender person's right to state retirement pension admin
Uche v Oxfordshire County Council - ET advised to follow guidance in Balfour Beatty v Wilcox in discrimination cases admin
USA - whistleblowing protection "scaled back" - The Guardian 30.5.06 admin
USA: Meal and Rest Period - dBusinessNews 17.4.07 admin
Unite v The College of Law - recognition of law tutors as bargaining unit - CAC 4.7.07 admin
Unite v Cadbury Trebor Bassett - majority non-membership of union is not automatically majority non-support for recognition - CAC 3.8.07 admin
Unite v Pierhead Housing Association - whether to hold a ballot when deciding on trade union recognition - CAC 20.8.07 admin
Union syndicale Solidaires Isère v French government - seasonal workers and working time rules admin
UGT-FSP v Ayuntamiento de la Línea de la Concepción - "autonomy" under Article 6(1) of Acquired Rights Directive 2001/23/EC analysed admin
USA - Christian Legal Society Chapter of University of California, Hastings College of Law v. Martinez admin
Unison v Allen & ors - Equal pay, pensions and TUPE [2007] EAT admin 26/07/2007