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
Anwar v Tower Hamlets College - headaches, "frozen shoulder" and the meaning of "disability" 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
Álvarez v Sesa Start España ETT SA, CJEC case C-104/09 admin 30/09/2010
Akavan Erityisalojen Keskusliitto AEK ry and Ors v Fujitsu Siemens Computers Oy - collective redundancies: when to consult admin
Allen v Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (JobCentre Plus) - Grievances were not "extant" so claim could not proceed [2010] EAT admin 19/01/2010
Ashton Seals Ltd v Mate - Role of the Employment Appeal Tribunal is to hear appeals on the law, not fresh arguments on the facts [2007] EAT admin 14/12/2007
Advance Security UK Ltd v Sheeba - statutory procedures, procedural unfairness, and contribution to dismissal admin
Aon Training Ltd (formerly Totalamber plc & anor v Dore CA 2005 admin 18/03/2005
Abrahamsson and Anderson v Fogelqvist ECJ 2000 admin 06/07/2000
Ansar v Lloyds TSB Bank Plc & ors - when should a tribunal chairman recuse himself admin
Amicus v G & H Web Offset Ltd. - CAC 4.4.07 admin
Albert v Vidionics Security Systems Ltd - Tribunal failed to establish what the reason was for claimant's resignation [2011] EAT admin 17/08/2011
Abbey Cars (West Horndon) Ltd v Ford - Breach must be sufficiently serious as to be fundamental, but it can then be just one of many reasons causing resignation and still found a constructive dismissal claim [2008] EAT admin 23/05/2008
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill - employee's repudiatory breach prevents subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
Autoclenz Ltd v Belcher & ors CA 2009 admin 13/10/2009
Aspden v Webbs Poultry & Meat Group (Holdings) Ltd QBD 1996 admin 27/11/1995
AON Ltd v JLT Reinsurance Brokers Ltd, Griffin and 3 others - interim injunctions admin
Annandale v. Santa Fe International Services Inc - 'special cause' for non-jury trial - Court of Session (Scotland), 29.3.06 admin
Ajayi (1) Ogeleyinbo (2) v Aitch Care Homes (London) Ltd - Refusal to accept WTR contravention must be explicit [2012] EAT admin 03/02/2012
Atlantic Air Ltd v Hoff - Acceptance of repudiatory breach need not be communicated to employer, but it must be unequivocal and unambiguous [2008] EAT admin 26/03/2008
Amnesty International v Ahmed - the basic question in a direct discrimination case is what is the “ground” for the treatment complained of? admin
Andreou v Lord Chancellor's Dep't CA 2002 admin 22/07/2002
Adin v Sedco Forex International Resources Ltd CS 1997 admin 01/09/1997
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts - strike out: change in tribunal composition irrelevant to whether fair trial still possible admin
Aziz v CPS - CPS guilty of race discrimination - CA 31.7.06 admin
Alam v London Probation Trust - Discriminatory dismissal, continuous acts and causation [2012] EAT admin 15/03/2012
Amey v Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust - Was employment contract terminated, either by changes too fundamental to simply amount to a variation or, indeed, expressly? [2008] EAT admin 29/07/2008
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Apex Masonry Contractors Ltd v Everitt EAT 2005 admin 25/09/2005
Andrews v. Initial Cleaning Services Ltd and anor CA 2000 admin 14/07/1999
Andrews v British Airways Plc, [2008] EWCA Civ 1308, Court of Appeal on 25.11.08 - application for leave to appeal rejected admin
Arthur v London Eastern Railway Ltd - time-limits - Court of Appeal 25.10.06 admin
Alexander v Awogboro and London Borough of Hackney - Apparent bias [2005] EAT admin 26/10/2005
AQ Ltd v Holden - failure to seek earlier PHR or strike out properly tells against success in costs application admin
Angela Sirdar v Ministry of Defence ECJ 2000 admin 26/10/1999