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
Association Belge des Consommateurs Test-Achats ASBL and ors, case C-236/09 - sex discrimination in calculation of life insurance premiums admin
Abbey Textiles Ltd v Burgess EAT 1998 admin 31/03/1998
Abler & ors v Sodexho Catering Gesellschaft mbH ECJ 2003 admin 20/11/2003
Adamson v Swansea University - Waiver agreement prevented objection on grounds of bias [2010] EAT admin 23/02/2010
Assoukou v Select Services Partners Ltd and ors EAT 2005 admin 30/11/2005
Ashcroft v Haberdashers Aske's Boys School - Waiting for conclusion of statutory disciplinary procedure makes it "not reasonably practicable" to present unfair dismissal complaint in time [2007] EAT admin 14/11/2007
ADM Milling v Mrs C L Hodgson - dismissal, discrimination and statutory grievance procedures - EAT 23.5.07 admin
Aktas v Adepta (a Registered Charity) - discretionary extensions of time in personal injury cases admin
Abdulla and ors v Birmingham City Council HC 2011 admin 17/12/2010
A v B CA 2011 admin 08/12/2010
Ahunanya v Scottish & Southern Energy Plc - Tribunal's decisions on remedy were correct [2009] EAT admin 04/02/2009
Apelogun-Gabriels v Lambeth CA 2002 admin 22/11/2001
Atkins v Coyle Personnel PLC - Unfair dismissal and paternity leave regulations [2008] EAT admin 08/02/2008
Alitalia Airport Spa v. Akrif & Ors - "collective grievances" and proper construction of the 2004 Dispute Resolution Regulations, EAT on 17.3.08. admin
Aber Roof Truss Ltd v HMRC - belief that employee's injuries (and thus absence) are self-inflicted does not remove obligation to pay SSP admin
Axa General Insurance Ltd & Ors, Re Judicial Review - Scottish "pleural plaques Act" lawful admin
Attorney General v Blake HL 2001 admin 27/07/2000
Aziz-Mir v Sainsbury's Supermarkets Plc - Tribunal's handling of case was not biased [2008] EAT admin 10/12/2008
Ali v Christian Salvesen Food Services Ltd CA 1997 admin 18/10/1996
Aziz-Mir v Sainsburys Supermarkets Plc - Tribunal chairman's "sixth-hand" link to respondent through charitable organisations does not amount to bias [2007] EAT admin 28/11/2007
Allen (Née Aboyade-Cole) v (1) Hounga (2) Allen - illegality of contract and its effect on a discrimination claim admin
Aitken v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - DDA claim was rightly dismissed by tribunal and EAT admin
Allen & Others v GMB - "manipulating" members of trade union was a disproportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim and so amounted to indirect sex discrimination - Court of Appeal 16.7.08 admin
Abrahams v Performing Rights Society Ltd CA 1995 admin 19/05/1995
Abiola v North Yorkshire County Council & Ors - Perversity appeal in a race discrimination case fails [2010] EAT admin 07/01/2010
Albion Hotel (Freshwater) Lyd v Maia e Silva EAT 2002 admin 15/11/2001
Avon & Somerset Constabulary v Dolan - Disability stress case remitted back to original tribunal [2008] EAT admin 22/04/2008
A v B - dismissal was fair following allegations of criminal behaviour, although without any conviction, and anonymity could be preserved admin
Aegon UK Corporate Services Ltd v Roberts - benefits such as pension scheme are not unique, but aspects of "whole remuneration package" admin
Allan Janes LLP v Johal - restrictive covenants in employment contract, High Court (Ch D) - on BAILIII 30.03.2006 admin
A v B EAT 2003 admin 14/11/2002
Aderemi v London and South Eastern Railway Ltd - Disability focus is not on what can do, but on what cannot [2012] EAT admin 06/12/2012
Aberdeen Steak Houses Group plc v Ibrahim EAT 1988 admin 25/04/1988
Akyeampong v (1) Barclays Bank Plc (2) Chagger (3) Stew - Refusal of extension of time to appeal to the Employment Appeal Tribunal [2008] EAT admin 02/04/2008
A v B - tribunal decision unlikely to be "plainly and unarguably right" where it completely failed to address relevant matters admin
AB & Ors v Ministry of Defence - nuclear veterans test cases against MOD allowed to proceed admin