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
Williams v Home Office CA 2005 admin 27/07/2005
Williams v J Walter Thompson Group Ltd CA 2005 admin 17/02/2005
Williams v Leeds United Football Club [2015] EWHC 376: Summary dismissal fair for earlier misdemeanor. stephwalling 19/02/2015
Williams v Lishman, Sidwell, Campbell & Price Ltd - limitation period in case of deliberate concealment admin
Williams v Miller & Ford - Unfair dismissal: tribunal must establish exactly who was employer [2011] EAT admin 15/07/2011
Williams v National Theatre Board Ltd 1982 admin 15/07/1982
Williams v Real Care Agency Ltd - Strike out during hearing for "evidential insubstantiality" is strongly discouraged [2012] EAT admin 13/03/2012
Williams v The Ministry of Defence - withdrawal of service complaint and ET jurisdiction admin
Williams v The Trustees of Swansea University Pension & Assurance Scheme & Anor [2017] EWCA Civ 1008 emplaw online 14/08/2017
Williams v The Trustees of Swansea University Pension & Assurance Scheme & Anor [2018] UKSC 65 emplaw online 17/12/2018
Williams v The University of Nottingham - Disability discrimination, foreign element and jurisdiction of English tribunal [2007] EAT admin 26/06/2007
Williams v United Kingdom - extent of compensation for discrimination in Widowed Mother's Allowance payments - ECtHR 8.1.08 admin
Williams v United Kingdom ECtHR - refusal of Widow's Pension was not sex discrimination - 24.6.08 admin
Williams v University of Nottingham EAT 2007 admin 26/06/2007
Williamson & Soden Solicitors v Briars - partner or employee of partnership? admin 20/03/2011
Williamson v The Chief Constable of The Greater Manchester Police & Anor - inadmissible evidence admin
Willmore v Knowsley MBC - the standard of proof required in mesothelioma cases is low. admin
Willoughby v C F Capital Plc - unambiguous words of dismissal can only be retracted in exceptional special circumstances. admin
Willoughby v C F Capital Plc EAT 2011 admin 13/07/2010
Willow Oak Developments Ltd t-a Windsor Recruitment v Silverwood and ors, CA 2006 admin 25/05/2006
Willow Oak Developments Ltd v Silverwood & ors - employees unfairly dismissed for refusing to accept new restrictive covenants - CA 25.5.06 admin
Wilmot and ors v Selvarajan - Unreasonable delay can mean non-completion of statutory dismissal procedures [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
Wilson & Sanders v St Helens BC 1998 admin 29/10/1998
Wilson (HM Inspector of Taxes) v Clayton ChD/CA 2004/05 admin 29/04/2004
Wilson Devonald v Suckling - tribunal substituting its own view as to the reasonableness of an employer's response to an employee's misconduct admin
Wilson UK Ltd v (1) Turton (2) Little - tribunal must consider Polkey deduction in procedural unfairness case admin
Wilson v Circular Distributors Ltd - Definition of Employee [2005] EAT admin 11/08/2005
Wilson v Circular Distributors Ltd EAT 2005 admin 11/08/2005
Wilson v Ethicon Ltd 2000 admin 12/11/1999
Wilson v Exel UK Ltd - employer was not vicariously liable for employee's "frolic" admin
Wilson v Health & Safety Executive and EHRC CA 2009 admin 20/10/2009
Wilson v Health & Safety Executive EAT - scheme relating pay to length of service must be justified for Equal Pay purposes admin
Wilson v Health & Safety Executive EAT 2009 admin 19/12/2008
Wilson v Housing Corporation 1998 admin 19/11/1996
Wilson v HSE - in equal pay claim employer must justify length of service criterion if "serious doubts" are raised admin
Wilson v Maynard Shipping Consultants AB 1978 admin 11/11/1977