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
Victoria & Albert Museum v Durrant - dismissal of employee covering for a woman on maternity leave on the mother's return to work admin
Vicoplus v Minister van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid - Accession states, posted workers, and work permits admin
Vicary v British Telecom plc 1999 admin 23/08/1999
Viasystems (Tyneside) Ltd v Thermal Transfer (Northern) Ltd & ors CA 2005 admin 10/10/2005
Viasystems (Tyneside) Ltd v Thermal Transfer (Northern) Ltd & ors - re sharing vicarious liability - CA on 10/10/2005 admin
Veterinary Laboratories Agency v Sandvik - tribunal decision must address all issues before it, and no others admin
Vetco Gray UK Ltd v Garden - Was interpretation of policies open to employer as "reasonable employer" [2012] EAT admin 11/01/2012
Vestergaard Frandsen A/S v Bestnet Europe Ltd - what is a "trade secret" and when is there an implied duty of confidentiality? admin
Vestergaard Frandsen A/S & Ors v Bestnet Europe Ltd & Ors - no breach of confidence in the absence of knowledge admin
Ververt v B&Q Plc - adequacy of investigation must be assessed against band of reasonable responses test [2009] EAT admin 19/11/2009
Vertue v Ilex Energy Consultants Ltd - Bias, misconduct and procedural irregularity [2006] EAT admin 16/02/2006
Vernon v Event Management Catering Ltd EAT 2007 admin 02/07/2007
Vernon v Event Management Catering Ltd - Continuous employment of part time casual worker [2007] EAT admin 02/07/2007
Vernon v Azure Support Services Ltd and others – Enforcement, Employment Tribunals etc. emplaw online 07/11/2014
Verma v Barts & The London NHS Trust - doctor was entitled to "full-time rate" pay protection admin
Verma v (1) Harrogate & District NHS Trust (2) Mockford - Award of counsel's costs but not solicitor's costs was perverse [2009] EAT admin 21/05/2009
Verdin v Harrods Ltd EAT 2005 admin 21/12/2005
Verdin v Harrods Ltd - Dismissal of Breach of Contract claim [2005] EAT admin 21/12/2005
Veolia Environmental Services UK v Gumbs - burden shifts to employer to show non discriminatory reason for discriminatory treatment admin
Ventrac Sheet Metals Ltd v Fairly - tribunal should have made Polkey deduction admin
Vento v West Yorkshire Police CA 2002 admin 22/12/2002
Vent-Axia Ltd v Wright 1999 admin 13/09/1999
Venniri v Autodex Ltd - Tribunal must consider compliance with statutory dismissal procedures in unfair dismissal cases [2007] EAT admin 13/11/2007
Venables v Hornby HL 2004 admin 04/12/2002
Veitch v Red Sky Group Ltd - victimisation and disability discrimination admin
Vehicle Inspectorate v Bruce Cook Road Planing Ltd 1999 admin 21/10/1999
Veakins v Keir Islington Ltd CA 2010 admin 02/12/2009
Veakins v Keir Islington Ltd - conduct must be "oppressive and unacceptable" to amount to "harassment" under 1997 Act admin
Vauxhall Motors Ltd v Transport and General Workers Union EAT 2006 admin 22/02/2006
Vauxhall Motors Ltd v T.G.W.U - Consultation on multiple redundancies [2006] EAT admin 22/02/2006
Vaughan v London Borough Of Lewisham & Ors - EAT upholds costs order of around £60,000 admin
Vaughan v London Borough Of Lewisham & Ors - admissibility of covert recordings in evidence admin
Vatsouras & Anor v Arbeitsgemeinschaft (ARGE) Nürnberg 900 - entitlement to benefit can be made dependent on establishing link with labour market admin
Vatre Terracotta Ltd v Baker - TUPE: employee liability information admin
Vatish v Crown Prosecution Service - Restricted Reporting Orders in cases of alleged sexual misconduct [2011] EAT admin 18/04/2011
Vassallo v Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale San Martino di Genova e Cliniche Universitarie Convenzionate - fixed-term contracts - ECJ Case C-180/04, 7.9.06 admin