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
Arthur v Attorney-General EAT 1999 admin 01/03/1999
ASLEF v Brady - Unfair dismissal finding stands [2006] EAT admin 31/03/2006
Agrilek Ltd v Boundy - Procedure of tribunal [2005] EAT admin 03/08/2005
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill - employee's repudiatory breach prevents subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
Aziz v First Division Association (FDA) - no "continous act" back to 1999 to bring old allegations within time limit admin
Appleton v El Safty - compensation for loss of earnings - QBD 23.3.07 admin
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill EAT 2010 admin 11/11/2009
Alexis v London Borough of Newham HC 2009 admin 15/06/2009
Addaction v Cheema - EAT loath to interfere with exercise of discretion by tribunal on costs application [2011] EAT admin 23/06/2011
Aryeetey v Tuntum Housing Association - Mistake by Chairman is proper ground for extension of time limits [2007] EAT admin 12/10/2007
Amnesty International v Ahmed - the basic question in a direct discrimination case is what is the “ground” for the treatment complained of? admin
Annette Radke v Achterberg Service GmbH & Co - collective redundancies, timing of notices of dismissal - ECJ Case C-115/06 (Reference) admin
Amicus v G & H Web Offset Ltd - union recognition - CAC 4.4.07 admin
Alexander (1) and Hatherley (2) v Bridgen Enterprises Ltd [2006] EAT admin 12/04/2006
Adams v Lancashire CC & BET Catering CA 1997 admin 15/05/1997
Allarburn Farm Dairy Ltd v Johnston - Mitigation of loss by not returning to job [2006] EAT admin 04/04/2006
Age of Elegance v Mrs V Hammond - appeal dismissed for non-attendance [2007] EAT admin 18/07/2007
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Allison v London Underground Ltd - the liability imposed by reg 9 of the PUWER regs is "strict" liability which is not the same as "absolute" or "no-fault" liability - [2008] EWCA Civ 71 on 13.2.08 admin
Anglian Windows Ltd v The GMB - injunction restraining industrial action refused - High Court (QBD) 27.4.07 admin
Attrill & ors v Dresdner Kleinwort Ltd and Commerzbank AG CA 2011 admin 08/03/2011
Astley and ors v Celtec Ltd [2006] UKHL 29 admin 21/06/2006
Aslam v Barclays Capital Services & Others - Credibility issues made review by tribunal inappropriate way to deal with fresh evidence [2011] EAT admin 03/02/2011
Anderson v Stena Drilling PTE Ltd - Jurisdiction of tribunals in respect of overseas claim [2006] EAT (Scotland) admin 17/08/2006
AQ Ltd v Holden - failure to seek earlier PHR or strike out properly tells against success in costs application admin
A v B and Anor - Tribunal should be slow to strike out unfair dismissal claim if earlier discrimination-related grievance may have influenced employer admin
Abdirahman v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions - individuals from the EEA did not have a right to reside in UK and so could not claim DSS benefits - CA 5.7.07 admin
Allonby v Accrington & Rossendale College & ors CA 2001 admin 23/03/2001
Aparau v Iceland Frozen Foods plc CA 2000 admin 29/10/1999
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
Andrew v (1) Cledor Ltd (2) Cluttons LLP - EJ correct to refuse amendment, but in error as to scope of original claim admin
Arrowsmith v Nottingham Trent University - tribunal was entitled to make costs award admin
Ab & Ors v Small Mines v Small Mines v UK Coal - claims against co-defendants in Btish Coal litigation - High Court (QBD) 13.8.07 admin
Agco Ltd v Massey Ferguson Works Pension Trust Ltd and ors CA 2003 admin 17/07/2003
Askew v Governing Body of Clifton School & ors CA 2000 admin 20/07/1999