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
Andrews v. Initial Cleaning Services Ltd and anor CA 2000 admin 14/07/1999
Alexander Heimann, Konstantin Toltschin v Kaiser GmbH - short-time working and annual leave entitlement admin
Arkwell v United Kingdom - no discrimination over widows' pensions - ECtHR 25.9.07 admin
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
Angela Sirdar v Ministry of Defence ECJ 2000 admin 26/10/1999
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology 2010 CA admin 20/02/2009
Allen & Ors v TRW Systems Ltd - mistaken payment does not establish legally binding practice admin
Airbus UK Ltd v Webb - dismissal is 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
Allen & ors v Amalgamated Construction Co Ltd ECJ 2000 admin 02/12/1999
AQ Ltd v Holden - failure to seek earlier PHR or strike out properly tells against success in costs application admin
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis ECJ 2007 admin 15/02/2007
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
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
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Andrew v (1) Cledor Ltd (2) Cluttons LLP - EJ correct to refuse amendment, but in error as to scope of original claim admin
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
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
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
Ashby v Addison and another (Brayton News) EAT 2003 admin 17/01/2003
Aziz v Crown Prosecution Service - adverse views expressed by ET not a bar to their adjudicating a remedy admin
Attorney General's Reference No 86 of 2006 CA 2006 admin 04/10/2006
Andersson v Staten genom Kronofogdemyndigheten i Jönköping - wage guarantees and insolvent companies admin
Attridge Law & anor v Coleman EAT 2007 admin 20/12/2006
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
Arblade and Leloup (in Re) ECJ 2001 admin 23/12/1999
A & J Menswear (Retail) Ltd v Jacobs - employee ready and willing to work was entitled to be paid wages admin 30/11/2011
Air Canada & anr v Basra EAT 2000 admin 21/02/2000
Araci v Fallon - injunction to enforce a negative covenant admin