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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 Case Date
Walsall MBC & Anor v Birch & Ors - tribunal's discretion to allow amendments to add an out-if-time claim
Waltham Forest NHS Primary Care Trust & Anor v Malik, R. (On the application of) - Court of Appeal 28.3.07
Wandsworth NHS Primary Care Trust v Obonyo - Further reasons requested from ET using Barke v Seetec/Burns procedure EAT
Wang v University Of Keele - does notice run from the very moment it is received, or some later point in time?
Ward Brothers (Malton) Ltd v Middleton & Ors - appointment necessary before insolvency practitioner can be said to be supervising
Ward v Ashkenazi - amount of compensatory award for automatically unfair dismissal
Ward v Ashkenazi - calculation of unfair dismissal compensatory award (notably for future loss)
Ward v South Yorkshire Pensions Authority & Anor [2005] EWHC 2711 (Ch), 29/11/05
Ward v The Secretary of State for Work & Pensions - comparator required for direct disability discrimination
Wardle v Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank - 15% uplift of award for breach of statutory dismissal procedures
Wardle v Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank - compensation for career long losses is not generally appropriate
Warner v Armfield Retail & Leisure Ltd - usual rules on frustration apply where no duty to make reasonable adjustments arises
Wason & Wason v Holborn Community Association - communicating termination of employment to employee
Waterman v AIT Group plc - Appellate Jurisdiction
Watkins v British Broadcasting Corporation - balance of hardship in amendment application
Watt (formerly Carter)(on behalf of Labour Party) v Ahsan - race discrimination, political parties, and estoppel - House of Lords 21.11.07
Weare v HBOS Plc - grievance complaining about initiation of disciplinary procedures covers steps taken subsequently under those procedures - EAT 28.10.08
Webster & Ors v Ridgeway Foundation School - school did not breach general "public authority duty" under RRA 1976 sec 71
Weddall v Barchester Healthcare Ltd, Wallbank v Wallbank Fox Designs Ltd - vicarious liability for violent employees
Wedgewood v Minstergate Hull Ltd - effective date of termination and unfair dismissal