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
Wright & Others, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Health - POVA list justified under ECHR Article 8 - Court of Appeal 24.10.07 admin
Wigginton v Cowie & ors (t/a Baxter International Partnership) - meaning of "disability" 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
Winchester & Eastleigh Healthcare NHS Trust v Walker - NHS employees and continuity of employment for a Basic Award [2011] EAT admin 24/06/2011
Woodward v Abbey National plc admin
Ward Hadaway Solicitors v Love, Scott and Capsticks Solicitors - TUPE, service provision and changing solicitors [2010] EAT admin 25/03/2010
Watson v General Medical Council QBD 2005 admin 26/08/2005
Warner v Adnet Ltd 1998 admin 26/02/1998
Wojnarowicz v Moto Hospitality Ltd - New argument on statutory procedures not allowed on appeal [2010] EAT admin 01/12/2010
Watkins-Singh, R (on the application of) v The Governing Body of Aberdare Girls' High School & Anor - forbidding Sikh pupil to wear bangle was indirect religious and racial discrimination - High Court 29.7.08 admin 29/07/2008
Wrexham Golf Club Co Ltd v Ingham - redundancy selection: was pool of one within range of reasonable responses? admin 10/07/2012
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
Weare v HBOS Plc - Strike out of attempt to re-litigate claim was fully within tribunal's discretion [2011] EAT admin 05/05/2011
Woods v Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust - time limits for appeals to the EAT admin
Woodhouse v West North West Homes Leeds Ltd - Victimisation case that should not have followed the fact specific Martin v Devonshire Solicitors admin
Wilson v Circular Distributors Ltd EAT 2005 admin 11/08/2005
Woodhouse School v Webster CA 2009 admin 19/02/2009
Wandsworth NHS Primary Care Trust v Obonyo - Further reasons requested from ET using Barke v Seetec/Burns procedure EAT admin
Wallis & Anor v Meredith - defamation claim by employer was abuse of process admin
Western Union Payment Services UK Ltd v Anastasiou - employer subjecting employee to detriment must have known of disclosure of information admin 21/02/2014
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
Woodward v Abbey National Plc - Post-termination whistleblowing [2005] EAT admin 20/07/2005
Wilkinson v the United Kingdom 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
Whitehouse v North Bristol NHS Trust - Deduction from wages [2006] EAT admin 10/07/2006
Welsh National Opera Ltd v Johnston - misconstruction of contract led to serious error in finding dismissal was reasonable and fair admin
Wilson v Maynard Shipping Consultants AB 1978 admin 11/11/1977
Whitewater Leisure Management Ltd v Barnes & ors 2000 admin 18/04/2000
Wishaw & District Housing Association v Moncrieff - How a tribunal must approach a "last straw" constructive unfair dismissal claim [2009] EAT admin 22/04/2009
Welsh v Stokes & Anor - hearsay evidence - Court of Appeal 27.7.07 admin
Woodhouse v Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust admin
Williams v National Theatre Board Ltd 1982 admin 15/07/1982