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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
Advance Security UK Ltd v Sheeba - statutory procedures, procedural unfairness, and contribution to dismissal 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
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
Allen & ors v Amalgamated Construction Co Ltd ECJ 2000 admin 02/12/1999
Athinaiki Chartopoiia AE v Panagiotidis ECJ 2007 admin 15/02/2007
Aberdeen City Council v McNeill - employee's repudiatory breach prevents subsequent constructive dismissal claim 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
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
Alabaster v Woolwich plc & anor CA 2005 admin 03/05/2005
Aziz v Trinity Street Taxis Ltd CA 1988 admin 26/02/1988
Amnesty International v Ahmed - the basic question in a direct discrimination case is what is the “ground” for the treatment complained of? 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
Alexander v Awogboro and London Borough of Hackney - Apparent bias [2005] EAT admin 26/10/2005
Ashby v Addison and another (Brayton News) EAT 2003 admin 17/01/2003
Attorney General's Reference No 86 of 2006 CA 2006 admin 04/10/2006
Aitken v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis - disability discrimination: disability must be actual and not just perceived admin
Adelusi v HM Prison Service - ET decision not perverse [2007] EAT admin 07/12/2007
Austin v Tesco Stores Ltd [2009] EAT admin 27/08/2009
Atos Origin IT Services UK Ltd v Haddock EAT 2004 admin 21/07/2004
Armstrong v Walter Scott Motors EAT 2003 admin 19/03/2003
Amin v Wincanton Group Ltd - failure to provide full F&BPs does not go to the tribunal's jurisdiction. admin
Allison v Henry Robb Ltd & Ors - pleural plaques claims stayed pending outcome of challenge to legality of 2009 Scottish Act admin
Application for Judicial Review by the Christian Institute & ors [2007] NIQB 66 - Sexual Orientation and religion - 11.9.07 admin
Afolayan v MRCS Ltd - Costs issues before a fresh tribunal on remission of case from EAT [2011] EAT admin 23/08/2011
Abbott and ors v Littlewoods Plc - As a general rule discrimination claims should not be "disposed of as preliminary points without findings of fact" [2009] EAT admin 21/07/2009
Arqiva Ltd v. Sagoo EAT 2007 admin 22/03/2007
Atkins v Castaways (Chippy) Ltd - no bias, misconduct or procedural irregularity admin
Alemo-Herron and Others v Parkwood Leisure Ltd - collective agreements negotiated after transfer not binding on excluded transferee admin
AA & Others (Pakistan) - legitmate expectations and the Highly Skilled Migrant Programme - UKAIT 8.1.08 admin
Alstom Transport Ltd v Tilson - Finding of "bogus" contract went beyond tribunal's jurisdiction [2009] EAT admin 11/11/2009
Arnold & Ors v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council: ".... even the most desiccated Chancery lawyer conjured up by the imagination of a Charles Dickens" would be surprised at arguments spawned by the 2004 dispute resolution regulations [2008] EAT admin 06/11/2008