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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
Arriva Scotland West Ltd v Porter - Level of investigation in misconduct dismissal case must accord with what reasonable employer would do in the circumstances [2008] EAT admin 10/01/2008
Annodata Ltd v Jones - tribunal failed to properly consider Polkey and contributory fault admin
Annabel's (Berkeley Square) Ltd & Others v HMRC - tips and gratuities did not count as "wages" for National Minimum Wage purposes admin
Abdul Rehman v Secretary of State - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions 23.3.07 admin
Akavan Erityisalojen Keskusliitto AEK ry and Ors v Fujitsu Siemens Computers Oy ECJ 2009 admin 10/09/2009
Angestelltenbetriebsrat v Wiener ECJ 2000 admin 11/05/1999
Abbey National Plc v Bascetta - Existence of appeal is not itself grounds to postpone remedy hearing [2008] EAT admin 05/12/2008
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology - Strike out of remedies hearing for continued failure to actively pursue was correct [2008] EAT admin 04/03/2008
Ashby v JJB Sports Plc - failure to consult on redundancy not necessarily unfair admin
Age UK, R (on the application of) v Attorney General - [2007] EWHC 3090 (Admin) admin 24/07/2007
Amicus v H.J. Heinz Co Ltd - union recognition - CAC 2.4.07 admin
Anderson v Pringle of Scotland Ltd CS 1998 admin 19/11/1997
Anya v Oxford University & anor CA 2001 admin 22/03/2001
Aegon UK Corporate Services Ltd v Roberts, EAT - Final salary pension scheme and money purchase pension scheme in context of unfair dismissal [2009] EAT admin 12/02/2009
Ashley v City Holdings - Discrimination claim arising out of dismissal did not require separate grievance and was brought in time by virtue of automatic extension of time limits [2007] EAT admin 18/06/2007
Alemo-Herron & Others v Parkwood Leisure Ltd - TUPE and collective agreements admin
Arnup & anor v MW White Ltd - the "benevolence exception" when calculating compensation - High Court (QBD) 27.4.07 admin
Amicus v Ritrama (UK) Ltd - union recognition - CAC 13.3.07 admin
Attorney General v Wheen CA 2001 admin 07/12/2000
Associated Provincial Picture Houses v Wednesbury Corporation CA 1947 admin 10/11/1947
Asif v Elmbridge Borough Council - The search for the elusive "reasonably arguable ground of appeal" [2011] EAT admin 19/10/2011
Asif v Key People Ltd - Worker's breach of contract cannot be used as defence to a claim for unlawful deduction of wages [2008] EAT admin 07/03/2008
Amin v Wincanton Group Ltd - failure to provide full F&BPs does not go to the tribunal's jurisdiction. admin
AXA General Insurance Ltd & Ors v The Scottish Ministers & Ors - insurers' challenge to 2009 Scottish asbestos Act fails again admin
AB & Ors v British Coal Corporation (Department of Trade & Industry) - success for claimants in the Respiratory Disease Litigation - High Court (QBD) 27.6.07 admin
Allen v National Australia Group Europe Ltd EAT 2004 admin 29/07/2004
Amicus v Macmillan Publishers Ltd EAT 2007 admin 24/07/2007
Argyll Coastal Services Ltd v Stirling - TUPE: organised grouping of employees [2012] EAT admin 15/02/2012
Agu v Roc UK Ltd - Tribunal's decision was so brief as to be totally deficient [2008] EAT admin 23/06/2008
Atkins v Castaways (Chippy) Ltd - no bias, misconduct or procedural irregularity admin
Al Rawi & Ors v The Security Service & Ors - no "closed material procedure" in "ordinary" courts as opposed to Employment Tribunals admin
AG & Ors - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal - "jobseeker" can be "worker" - 3.8.07 admin
Abendshine & Others v Sunderland City Council - Equal pay claims, statutory grievances, and named comparators [2012] EAT admin 29/02/2012
Averns (on behalf of Averns deceased) v Stagecoach in Warwickshire - When considering delay and time limits, the reasonableness of a claimant's ignorance of their rights is a material factor [2008] EAT admin 16/07/2008
Audere Medical Services Ltd v Sanderson - Contributory conduct relevant to automatically unfair dismissal admin
AXA General Insurance Ltd, Re Application for JR (Asbestos Related Conditions) - no interim injunction to prevent Scottish Act becoming law admin