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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
Woodhouse School v Webster CA 2009 admin 19/02/2009
Woodhouse School v Webster - tribunal can properly reach conclusion, on evidence before it, that neither side contended for admin
Woodhouse School v Webster - Employment tribunal was entitled to reach its conclusion, and not obliged to let parties comment on its potential findings first [2008] EAT admin 24/04/2008
Woodcock v Cumbria Primary Care Trust [2010] EAT admin 12/11/2010
Woodcock v Cumbria Primary Care Trust - [2012] EWCA Civ 330 admin 22/03/2012
Woodcock v Cumbria Primary Care Trust - was taking account of costs "proportionate" as a means of achieving legitimate aim? admin
Wood v York City Council 1978 admin 28/02/1978
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
Wood v Fonds de garantie des victimes des actes de terrorisme et d'autres infractions - nationality cannot justify refusal to award compensation - ECJ Case C164/07 5.6.08 admin
Wood v Durham county Council UKEAT/0099/18 emplaw online 03/09/2018
Wood v Cunard Line CA 1991 admin 02/05/1990
Wood v Caledon Social Club Ltd (debarred) & anor - TUPE and temporary suspension of the activity of an economic entity admin
Wood Group Engineering (North Sea) Ltd v Robertson - Agency workers, end users and implied contracts of employment [2007] EAT admin 06/07/2007
Wood and ors v. William Ball Ltd 2000 admin 10/09/1999
Women and Equalities Committee report on trans people emplaw online
Wolverhampton University v Elbeltagi - time limits and reasonable practicality - EAT 13.7.07 admin
Wolverhampton University v Dr I Elbeltagi - Time limits and reasonable practicality [2007] EAT admin 13/07/2007
Wolstenholme v Post Office Ltd 2003 admin 18/12/2002
Wolff v Kingston upon Hull City Council & anor - Costs payable by winning party [2007] EAT admin 07/06/2007
Wolf v Stadt Frankfurt am Main, ECJ Case C-229/08 - upper age limit for fire service recruits is justifiable discrimination (A-G's opinion) admin
Wolf v Stadt Frankfurt am Main CJEC 2010 admin 12/01/2010
Wolf v Stadt Frankfurt am Main - maximum age to join service can be "genuine and determining occupational requirement" admin
Wolesley Centres Ltd v Simmons EAT 1994 admin 21/01/1994
Wojnarowicz v Moto Hospitality Ltd - New argument on statutory procedures not allowed on appeal [2010] EAT admin 01/12/2010
WM Morrisons Supermarket Plc v Kessab - Polkey can still apply where there is substantial and procedural unfairness admin
Wm A Merrick (formerly t/a Wm A Merrick & Co Solicitors) v Simpson - points for pre-hearing review or full hearing admin
Witley & District Men's Club v Mackay 2001 admin 07/06/2001
Wishaw & District Housing Association v Moncrieff - How a tribunal must approach a "last straw" constructive unfair dismissal claim [2009] EAT admin 22/04/2009
Wishart v Nat Asoc of Citizens Advice Bureaux 1990 admin 12/06/1990
Wise v Redbridge London Borough Council EAT 2003 admin 09/10/2003
Wise v London Borough of Redbridge - Mobility clause implied [2006] EAT admin 18/12/2006
Wise Group v Mitchell EAT 2005 admin
Wisbey v Commissioner of the City of London Police & Anr [2021] EWCA Civ 650 GeorgiaW 06/05/2021
Wippel v Peek & Cloppenburg GmbH & Co KG ECJ 2004 admin 12/10/2004
Winner Wetten GmbH v Bürgermeisterin der Stadt Bergheim - national court must not apply domestic law if it is contrary to EC law admin
Wings Aeromedical Services Ltd v Alderson - there is no link between a statutory "week's pay" and calculation of compensatory award - EAT 1.2.08 admin 01/02/2008