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
Waterfield v Reliance Security Services Ltd 1998 admin 19/01/1998
Waterman v AIT Group plc - Appellate Jurisdiction admin
Waters v Bankside Leisure Ltd - Prejudging outcome of disciplinary hearing is substantial not procedural [2006] EAT admin 01/06/2006
Waters v Commissioner of Metropolitan Police 2000 admin 27/07/2000
Watkins v British Broadcasting Corporation - balance of hardship in amendment application admin
Watkins v Crouch (t/a Temple Bird Solicitors) - Perversity needed before EAT can substitute its own decision for that of ET [2010] EAT admin 14/07/2010
Watkins v Crouch (t/a Temple Bird Solicitors) EAT 2011 admin 14/07/2010
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
Watson v General Medical Council QBD 2005 admin 26/08/2005
Watson v Pinguin Foods Ltd - Continuous employment and TUPE [2006] EAT admin 07/06/2006
Watson v University of Strathclyde - Apparent bias and the implied term of trust and confidence [2011] EAT admin 01/02/2011
Watson v University of Strathclyde EAT 2011 admin 01/02/2011
Watt (formerly Carter) v Ahsan HL 2007 admin 21/11/2007
Watt (formerly Carter)(on behalf of Labour Party) v Ahsan - race discrimination, political parties, and estoppel - House of Lords 21.11.07 admin
Watts t/a Ten Gables Nursing Home v Parkes - 3 main test for definition of "employee" satisifed - new on EAT website 5.10.2005 admin 01/09/2005
Way & Intro-Cate Chemicals Ltd v Crouch EAT 2005 admin 03/06/2005
Way v Powercraft Retail Ltd - Claim or response cannot be struck out at a case management discussion [2008] EAT admin 26/06/2008
Way v Spectrum Property Care Ltd [2015] EWCA Civ 381 stephwalling 22/04/2015
Weare v HBOS Plc - grievance complaining about initiation of disciplinary procedures covers steps taken subsequently under those procedures - EAT 28.10.08 admin
Weare v HBOS Plc - Strike out of attempt to re-litigate claim was fully within tribunal's discretion [2011] EAT admin 05/05/2011
Weatherford UK Ltd v Forbes - Scots employment judge could not order disclosure of documents held in USA by US company [2011] EAT admin 20/12/2011
Weatherilt v Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd [2017] UKEAT/0333/16 emplaw online 25/04/2017
Weathersfield (Van & Truck Rentals) v Sargent CA 1999 admin 10/12/1998
Webb v EMO Air Cargo (UK) Ltd 1995 admin 14/07/1994
Webber v Department for Education [2014] EWHC 4240 emplaw online 19/12/2014
Webber v NHS Direct - Pay protection sums were wages and not compensation for loss of office [2012] EAT admin 30/11/2012
Weber v Universal Ogden Services Ltd 2002 admin 27/02/2002
Webley v Department for Work and Pensions CA 2005 admin 21/12/2004
Webster & Ors v Ridgeway Foundation School - school did not breach general "public authority duty" under RRA 1976 sec 71 admin
Webster v Brunel University, EAT 2004 admin 14/12/2004
Weddall v Barchester Healthcare Ltd, Wallbank v Wallbank Fox Designs Ltd - vicarious liability for violent employees admin
Wedgewood v Minstergate Hull Ltd - effective date of termination and unfair dismissal admin
Weedon & Richardson v Pinnacle Entertainment Ltd - Employment judge sitting alone had no jurisdiction to consider claim [2011] EAT admin 18/11/2011
Weeks v Newham College of Further Education - claim of harassment not made out on facts admin
Weight Watchers & Ors v HMRC - Group Leaders are employees admin
Weight Watchers (UK) Ltd & Ors v Commissioners of Inland Revenue - weight watchers "Leaders" are employees, not self-employed admin