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
Wallis & Anor v Meredith - defamation claim by employer was abuse of process admin
Walls Meat Co Ltd v Khan CA 1979 admin 24/10/1978
Walls Meat Co v Selby CA 1989 admin 03/02/1989
Walsall MBC & Anor v Birch & Ors - tribunal's discretion to allow amendments to add an out-if-time claim admin
Walter Braund (London) Ltd v Murray 1991 admin 30/07/1990
Walter v Secretary of State for Social Security 2002 admin 06/12/2001
Waltham Forest NHS Primary Care Trust & Anor v Malik, R. (On the application of) - Court of Appeal 28.3.07 admin
Walton Centre for Neurology & Neuro Surgery NHS Trust v. Bewley EAT 2008 admin 23/05/2008
Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery NHS Trust v Bewdley - Equal pay claim for a period before comparator was appointed cannot rely on successor as a comparator [2008] EAT admin 23/05/2008
Walton v Airtours plc & Sun Life of Canada 2003 admin 18/07/2002
Walton v Independent Living Organisation Ltd CA 2003 admin 26/02/2002
Waltons & Morse v Dorrington 1997 admin 19/05/1997
Wanbeck District Council v Fisher - Failure to understand case made tribunal's decision perverse in law [2009] EAT admin 21/04/2009
Wandsworth NHS Primary Care Trust v Obonyo - "Burns-Barke" order [2006] EAT admin 14/07/2006
Wandsworth NHS Primary Care Trust v Obonyo - Further reasons requested from ET using Barke v Seetec/Burns procedure EAT admin
Wang v University Of Keele EAT 2011 admin 08/04/2011
Wang v University Of Keele - does notice run from the very moment it is received, or some later point in time? admin
Warby v Wunda Group Plc - Context is vital to determine whether words are discriminatory or not [2012] EAT admin 27/01/2012
Ward Brothers (Malton) Ltd v Middleton & Ors - appointment necessary before insolvency practitioner can be said to be supervising admin
Ward Hadaway Solicitors v Love, Scott and Capsticks Solicitors - TUPE, service provision and changing solicitors [2010] EAT admin 25/03/2010
Ward v Ashkenazi - amount of compensatory award for automatically unfair dismissal admin
Ward v Ashkenazi - calculation of unfair dismissal compensatory award (notably for future loss) admin
Ward v South Yorkshire Pensions Authority & Anor [2005] EWHC 2711 (Ch), 29/11/05 admin
Ward v The Secretary of State for Work & Pensions - comparator required for direct disability discrimination admin
Ward v University of Essex - Letter of complaint can still amount to statutory grievance even if it contains offer to compromise dispute [2007] EAT admin 03/12/2007
Ward-Evans Financial Services Ltd v Fox 2002 admin 30/07/2001
Wardle v Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank - 15% uplift of award for breach of statutory dismissal procedures admin
Wardle v Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank - compensation for career long losses is not generally appropriate admin
Wardle v Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank CA 2011 admin 11/05/2011
Wareing v Stone Cladding International Ltd - Let-out from automatically unfair dismissal for not following proper procedures [2006] EAT admin 12/12/2006
Wareing v Stone Cladding International Ltd EAT 2006 admin 12/12/2006
Warner v Adnet Ltd 1998 admin 26/02/1998
Warner v Armfield Retail & Leisure Ltd - usual rules on frustration apply where no duty to make reasonable adjustments arises admin
Warrior Square Recoveries Ltd v Flynn - Time limits: continuing act, not continuing detriment [2012] EAT admin 03/10/2012
Wason & Wason v Holborn Community Association - communicating termination of employment to employee admin
Wasteney v East London NHS Foundation Trust EAT 0157/15 emplaw online 07/04/2016