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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
Way v Spectrum Property Care Ltd [2015] EWCA Civ 381 Anonymous (not verified) 22/04/2015
Williams v Leeds United Football Club [2015] EWHC 376: Summary dismissal fair for earlier misdemeanor. Anonymous (not verified) 19/02/2015
Whitbread Hotel Co Ltd. v Bayley - Disability discrimination and dyslexia [2006] EAT admin 03/04/2006
Whitney v Monster Worldwide Ltd & MSL Group (Trustees) Ltd - "no detriment pension guarantee" was enforceable against transferee employer admin
Woods v W M Car Services (Peterborough) Ltd CA 1982 admin 28/06/1982
Waters v Commissioner of Metropolitan Police 2000 admin 27/07/2000
Wilson Devonald v Suckling - tribunal substituting its own view as to the reasonableness of an employer's response to an employee's misconduct admin
Watson v University of Strathclyde - Apparent bias and the implied term of trust and confidence [2011] EAT admin 01/02/2011
Williams & Others v British Airways Plc - airline pilots, holiday pay, and task-related allowances admin 15/09/2011
Watson v General Medical Council QBD 2005 admin 26/08/2005
Warner v Adnet Ltd 1998 admin 26/02/1998
Wang v University Of Keele - does notice run from the very moment it is received, or some later point in time? admin
West Yorks Magistrates Courts Service v Smith - Validity of Tribunal’s re-convention for further issue [2005] EAT admin 19/12/2005
Woodhouse School v Webster - tribunal can properly reach conclusion, on evidence before it, that neither side contended for admin
Waterfield v Reliance Security Services Ltd 1998 admin 19/01/1998
Wheeler v. Quality Deep Ltd (trading as Thai Royale Restaurant) CA 2005 admin 30/07/2004
White v Burton's Foods Ltd - Equal Pay and "same employment" admin
Wilcox v Birmingham CAB Services Ltd - Employer's lack of knowledge of employee's disability [2011] EAT admin 23/06/2011
Willmore v Knowsley MBC - the standard of proof required in mesothelioma cases is low. admin
Wilson v Circular Distributors Ltd EAT 2005 admin 11/08/2005
Woodhouse School v Webster CA 2009 admin 19/02/2009
Ward v Ashkenazi - calculation of unfair dismissal compensatory award (notably for future loss) admin
Wood v Mitchell SA - Calculating compensation for loss of earnings when an unfairly dismissed employee becomes ill after dismissal [2010] EAT admin 12/03/2010
Wray v. The University of the West Indies (Jamaica) - demoted professor - Privy Council 7.3.07 admin
West London Mental Health NHS Trust v Sarkar EAT 2009 admin 27/03/2009
Walton v Airtours plc & Sun Life of Canada 2003 admin 18/07/2002
Woodcock v Cumbria Primary Care Trust - [2012] EWCA Civ 330 admin 22/03/2012
Wanbeck District Council v Fisher - Failure to understand case made tribunal's decision perverse in law [2009] EAT admin 21/04/2009
Ward v Ashkenazi - amount of compensatory award for automatically unfair dismissal admin
Wall v British Compressed Air Society EAT 2003 admin 07/02/2003
Wright v Governors of Bilton High School 2002 admin 12/04/2002
Welsh v Bendel & Anor - addition of third party as respondent to claim admin
West Yorkshire Police & others v Homer - Disadvantage which is simply a consequence of age is not a consequence of age discrimination [2008] EAT admin 27/10/2008
Williams v Lishman, Sidwell, Campbell & Price Ltd - limitation period in case of deliberate concealment admin
Wilson v Maynard Shipping Consultants AB 1978 admin 11/11/1977
Whitewater Leisure Management Ltd v Barnes & ors 2000 admin 18/04/2000