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
Akintola v Capita Symonds Ltd - employment judge must ensure parties know what issues are, especially with unrepresented litigant admin
Abdul Rehman v Secretary of State - Social Security and Child Support Commissioners' Decisions - income support - 23.3.07 admin
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board v Ferguson - 'subjected to' means 'caused' when establishing liability under s47B for whistleblowing admin
Aegon UK Corporate Services Ltd v Roberts CA 2009 admin 21/07/2009
Anglian Home Improvements Ltd v Kelly CA 2004 admin 16/06/2004
Allied Healthcare Group Ltd v George EAT - Tribunal has no jurisdiction to make findings on matters not before it [2008] EAT admin 14/11/2008
Ahari v Birmingham Heartlands & Solihull Hospitals NHS Trust - Absolute immunity attaches to witnesses giving evidence before Fitness to Practice Panel, a quasi-judicial body [2008] EAT admin 01/04/2008
ASLEF v UK - right of union to expel a member - European Court of Human Rights 27.2.07 admin
Anglian Windows Ltd v The GMB - High Court (QBD) 27.4.07 admin
Alldred v The Chief Constable of West Midland Police - burden of proof in sex discrimination cases - EAT 13.11.06 admin
Allan & ors v Stirling District Council CS 1995 admin 15/03/1995
ADI (UK) Ltd v Willer & ors CA 2001 admin 22/06/2001
Abellio London Ltd (Formerly Travel London Ltd) v Musse & Ors - Changed base of work material detriment under TUPE [2012] EAT admin 12/01/2012
Atlas Cleaning Ltd v (1) Liversidge (2) Liversidge (3) Balmain - Tribunal must limit itself to considering whether dismissal fell within range of reasonable responses, not substitute its own views of what it would have done [2008] EAT admin 02/04/2008
Arhin v Enfield Primary Care Trust - Polkey reduction from putative compensatory award for unfair redundancy admin
AB & Ors v British Coal Corporation & Anor - British Coal Respiratory Disease Litigation - High Court (QBD) 18.5.07 admin
Al-Ghazali Multi-Cultural Centre & Anor v Hartel - tribunal made the error of allowing its conclusions to become its reasons - EAT 11.12.07 admin
ALM Medical Services Ltd v Bladon CA 2002 admin 26/07/2002
Ashcroft v Haberdashers Aske's Boys School EAT 2007 admin 14/11/2007
Arriva London Ltd v Eleftheriou - Polkey irrelevant to reinstatement [2012] EAT admin 20/11/2012
American E-Z Self Storage Ltd v Prince - Despite default judgement, tribunal should still have considered proportionality of allowing participation in remedies hearing [2008] EAT admin 02/05/2008
Aylott v Stockton on Tees Borough Council - disability discrimination after "Malcolm" admin
Ashworth v Newnote Ltd - use of statutory demand procedure - Court of Appeal 27.7.07 admin
Ardtaraig Farming Co v Young - where dismissal was procedurally unfair tribunal must consider possible impact on continuing employment of acting fairly - EAT 4.6.08 admin
Alamo Group v Tucker EAT 2003 admin 24/02/2003
Attorney General's Reference No.2 CA of 1999 admin 15/02/2000
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
AXA General Insurance Ltd, Re Application for JR (Asbestos Related Conditions) - no interim injunction to prevent Scottish Act becoming law admin
Akzo Nobel Chemicals & Akcros Chemicals v Commission - no legal professional privilege for in-house lawyers - ECJ Cases T'125/03 and T'253/03, 17.9.07 admin
Abercrombie v AGA Rangemaster Ltd - amending a claim that is already a nullity due to a jurisdictional issue admin
ASDA Stores Ltd v Thompson & ors EAT 2003 admin 16/06/2003
Archibald v Fife Council HL 2004 admin 01/07/2004
Ashraf v Metropolitan Police Authority - Comparators must be "truly similar" for dismissal to be unfair on grounds of inconsistency of treatment [2008] EAT admin 25/07/2008
Ajar-Tec Ltd v Stack - failure to agree remuneration does not automatically preclude existence of employment contract admin
AWL v Secretary of State - appeal allowed against POVA/POCA listings - Care Standards Tribunal 18.12.07 admin