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
AB & Ors v Ministry of Defence - nuclear veterans test cases against MOD allowed to proceed admin
Allan Janes LLP v Johal Ch D 2006 admin 23/02/2006
Alonso v Fondo de Garantía Salarial - insolvency of employer - ECJ Case C-81/05, 7.9.06 admin
Alitalia Airport Spa v Akhrif EAT 2008 admin 17/03/2008
Allma Construction Ltd v Laing - 5% deduction for contributory fault was perverse admin
Andrews v Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust & Anor - Justifying late submission of contract claim [2012] EAT admin 19/04/2012
Ansar v Lloyds TSB Bank Plc - Case could and should have been handled in writing only [2006] EAT admin 14/07/2006
Alliance & Leicester PLC v Kidd - No extension of time where delay due to negligent advice [2007] EAT admin 13/04/2007
AXA General Insurance Ltd & Ors v Lord Advocate & Ors - Damages (Asbestos-related Conditions)(Scotland) Act 2009 is not unlawful admin
Abernethy v Mott, Hay and Anderson CA 1974 admin 06/02/1974
Arthur v London Eastern Railway Ltd - time-limits "series of similar acts" - Court of Appeal 25.10.06 admin
Amicus v GBS Tooling Ltd (in administration) EAT 2005 admin 18/04/2005
Allen & Ors v TRW Systems Ltd admin
Apex Masonry Contractors Ltd v Everritt - Holiday pay rights on ending employment [2005] EAT admin 26/09/2005
Allaway - Fire Master v (1) Reilly (2) Lothian & Borders Fire Board - Requirements for naming an individual respondent [2007] EAT admin 31/05/2007
Andersen v Region Syddanmark ECJ Case C-499/08 - age discrimination admin
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill EAT 2010 admin 11/11/2009
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis - meaning of "establishment" in relation to collective redundancy rules - ECJ Case C-270/05, 15.2.07 admin
Alexis v London Borough of Newham HC 2009 admin 15/06/2009
Ahmed v Wincanton Group Ltd - ET failed to consider Autoclenz when deciding whether worker was an employee admin
A v (1) B (2) C - Only cases that are "merely fanciful" should be dismissed as having "no reasonable prospects of success" [2009] EAT admin 13/05/2009
Alstom Transport v Tilson - Prejudging matters inevitably creates appearance of bias on part of Chairman [2007] EAT admin 04/12/2007
Aziz v First Division Association (FDA) - no "continous act" back to 1999 to bring old allegations within time limit admin
Alexander (1) and Hatherley (2) v Bridgen Enterprises Ltd [2006] EAT admin 12/04/2006
Appleton v El Safty - compensation for loss of earnings - QBD 23.3.07 admin
Adams v Lancashire CC & BET Catering CA 1997 admin 15/05/1997
Acorn Packaging v Carroll - failure to argue appeal admin
Accurist Watches Ltd v Wadher - No absolute requirement for witness evidence to support application for time extension [2009] EAT admin 23/03/2009
Adult Learning Inspectorate & others v Beloff - Member of ALI is in Crown employment and so excluded from consultation rights [2008] EAT admin 30/01/2008
Annette Radke v Achterberg Service GmbH & Co - collective redundancies, timing of notices of dismissal - ECJ Case C-115/06 (Reference) admin
Attrill & ors v Dresdner Kleinwort Ltd and Commerzbank AG CA 2011 admin 08/03/2011
Amicus v G & H Web Offset Ltd - union recognition - CAC 4.4.07 admin
Astley and ors v Celtec Ltd [2006] UKHL 29 admin 21/06/2006
AIB Group (UK) Plc v (1) Fletcher (2) Moriarty (3) Stewart - incorporated terms only variable by agreement admin
Asda Stores Ltd v Green - Employer's investigation in misconduct dismissal need only fall within range of reasonableness [2009] EAT admin 18/03/2009
Augustin v (1) Total Quality Staff Ltd (2) Humphries - Assignments for agency worker constituted daily contracts of employment [2008] EAT admin 01/02/2008