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
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill - employee's repudiatory breach prevents subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
Anderson v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd - Extension of time limits for amending claims [2010] EAT admin 14/05/2010
Ali v Sovereign Buses (London) Ltd - Human Rights and unfair dismissal [2006] EAT admin 26/10/2006
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
Ashman v Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd [2010] EAT admin 11/01/2010
Ahari v Glasgow University & anor - tribunal discretion to dismiss a case if claimant does not attend - new on EAT site 28.9.05 admin
Amnesty International v Ahmed - the basic question in a direct discrimination case is what is the “ground” for the treatment complained of? admin
Arriva Scotland v Weir - Reasonableness of sickness dismissal [2006] EAT admin 10/02/2006
Abbey National Plc v. Fairbrother - Sickness and claim of unfair constructive dismissal [2007] EAT admin 12/01/2007
Ashby v Addison and another (Brayton News) EAT 2003 admin 17/01/2003
Attorney General's Reference No 86 of 2006 CA 2006 admin 04/10/2006
Athis v Blue Coat School - unlawful sex discrimination if a person loses out because not aware of new arrangements while on maternity leave - new on EAT site 29.9.2005 admin
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Anderson v Jarvis Hotels Plc - Sleeping time can be working time [2006] EAT admin 30/05/2006
Adecco UK Ltd v Ali - Race discrimination and burden of proof [2007] EAT admin 23/02/2007
Arblade and Leloup (in Re) ECJ 2001 admin 23/12/1999
Air Canada & anr v Basra EAT 2000 admin 21/02/2000
Andersson v Staten genom Kronofogdemyndigheten i Jönköping - wage guarantees and insolvent companies admin
AQ Ltd v Holden - failure to seek earlier PHR or strike out properly tells against success in costs application admin
Attridge Law & anor v Coleman EAT 2007 admin 20/12/2006
Andrew v Eden College & Ors - Preparation Time Order cannot cover time spent at hearing [2011] EAT admin 10/05/2011
Allaway v Reilly & Lothian & Borders Fire Board - EAT rules that there is an arguable case of sex discrimination against an individual as well as an employer [2007] EAT admin 31/05/2007
Arnup & anor v MW White Ltd CA 2008 admin 07/05/2008
Araci v Fallon - injunction to enforce a negative covenant admin
Andrew v (1) Cledor Ltd (2) Cluttons LLP - EJ correct to refuse amendment, but in error as to scope of original claim admin
Alexander v Home Office CA 1988 admin 12/02/1988
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
Armstrong v Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Hospital Trust CA 2005 admin 21/12/2005
Amnesty International v Ahmed EAT 2009 admin 13/08/2009
Álvarez v Sesa Start España ETT SA, CJEC case C-104/09 admin 30/09/2010
Aziz v Crown Prosecution Service - adverse views expressed by ET not a bar to their adjudicating a remedy admin
Akavan Erityisalojen Keskusliitto AEK ry and Ors v Fujitsu Siemens Computers Oy - collective redundancies: when to consult 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