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 College Union v The University of Stirling [2014] - fixed term workers excluded from collective consultation admin 14/01/2014
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust v Williams - "reasonably practicable" and "such further period as is reasonable" are not the same admin
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
University of Huddersfield v Wolff EAT 2003 admin 16/07/2003
University of London v Zaman - no automatic issue estoppel preventing a breach of contract claim where a discrimination/victimisation claim has failed admin
University of Manchester v Faulkner - Employment tribunal's judgement was not "Meek compliant" [2010] EAT admin 21/10/2010
University of Nottingham v Eyett (No. 2) 1999 admin 13/11/1998
University of Nottingham v Eyett HC 1999 admin 13/11/1998
University of Southampton v Kelly - Disclosure of privileged documents [2005] EAT admin 14/11/2005
University of Southampton v Kelly EAT 2005 admin 14/11/2005
University of Stirling v University & College Union - ending of fixed term contracts is not redundancy triggering consultation requirements admin
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
University of Westminster v Bailey [2009] EAT admin 22/09/2009
Upper Tribunal Case CP/1161/2007 - male to female transgender person's right to state retirement pension admin
UPS Ltd v Harrison - Tribunal substituted own view for that of employer [2012] EAT admin 16/01/2012
UPS Ltd v Sammakia [2009] EAT admin 03/12/2009
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
Ur- Rehman v Doncaster Jahia Mosque - insufficient evidence to prove a claim for stigma admin
Uren v Corporate Leisure (UK) Ltd and MOD - risk assessments admin
Uren v Corporate Leisure (UK) Ltd and MOD CA 2011 admin 02/02/2011
Urquhart v Fife Primary Care NHS Trust - Manual Handling Regulations - Court of Session 9.1.07 admin
Uruakpa v Gwent Healthcare NHS Trust & Stokes - Striking out a claim [2006] EAT admin 05/09/2006
USA - Carvin v Britain - Parental rights of lesbian - Supreme Court (Washington) 15.5.06 admin
USA - Christian Legal Society Chapter of University of California, Hastings College of Law v. Martinez admin
USA - whistleblowing protection "scaled back" - The Guardian 30.5.06 admin
USA case: Dismissal upheld despite employer's Google search for employee's prior work history - FindLaw 1.6.07 admin
USA v Nolan [2015] UKSC 63 emplaw online 21/10/2015
USA: In re (same-sex) marriage cases - Supreme Court of California, 15.5.08 admin
USA: Meal and Rest Period - dBusinessNews 17.4.07 admin
USA: One Anti-Gay Comment Can Create Hostile Workplace - New Jersey Law Journal 15.8.08 admin
USA: Rodrigues v. Scotts Co. et al: man fired for smoking given leave to pursue privacy claim - 30.01.08 admin
USDAW & Anor v UNITE The Union & Ors - 'at one establishment' to be disregarded for purposes of collective redundancy consultation admin
USDAW v Ethel Austin Ltd - meaning of 'establishment' for redundancy consultation admin 10/09/2013
Uthman v Speciality Care (EMI) Plc (t/a Craegmoor Healthcare) - appeals with no prospect of success admin
Uyanwa-odu & Adeniram v School Offices Services Ltd & anor EAT 2005 admin 05/10/2005
Uyanwa-odu & anor v Schools Offices Services Ltd & anor - Striking out of claim [2005] EAT admin 05/10/2005