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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
AXA General Insurance Ltd & Ors v The Scottish Ministers & Ors - insurers' challenge to 2009 Scottish asbestos Act fails again admin
AB & Ors v British Coal Corporation (Department of Trade & Industry) - success for claimants in the Respiratory Disease Litigation - High Court (QBD) 27.6.07 admin
Anderson v Pringle of Scotland Ltd CS 1998 admin 19/11/1997
Abegaze v Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology - New employment does not always put an end to losses: in this case, it did admin
Anya v Oxford University & anor CA 2001 admin 22/03/2001
Argyll Coastal Services Ltd v Stirling - TUPE: organised grouping of employees [2012] EAT admin 15/02/2012
Agu v Roc UK Ltd - Tribunal's decision was so brief as to be totally deficient [2008] EAT admin 23/06/2008
Al Rawi & Ors v The Security Service & Ors - no "closed material procedure" in "ordinary" courts as opposed to Employment Tribunals admin
AG & Ors - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal - "jobseeker" can be "worker" - 3.8.07 admin
Attorney General v Wheen CA 2001 admin 07/12/2000
Assamoi v Spirit Pub Company - non-fundamental breach, remedied by grievance, prevented subsequent constructive dismissal claim admin
Associated Provincial Picture Houses v Wednesbury Corporation CA 1947 admin 10/11/1947
Ashton & Anor v Burbage and District Constitutional Club - Rare example of appellate interference in exercise of EJ discretion [2012] EAT admin 24/02/2012
Adey-Jones v O'Dowd - Percentage of employer's responsibility must be taken into account when assessing compensation for loss due to illness after dismissal [2008] EAT admin 22/05/2008
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
Allen v National Australia Group Europe Ltd EAT 2004 admin 29/07/2004
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board v Ferguson - strike out rare in fact sensitive case admin
Amicus v Macmillan Publishers Ltd EAT 2007 admin 24/07/2007
Action Contracts (East Midlands) Ltd v (1) Ablitt (2) Asfordby Storage & Haulage Ltd - Insufficient mutuality of obligation to sustain implied contract of employment [2008] EAT admin 17/07/2008
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
Anyanwu and Ebuzoeme v South Bank University HL 2001 admin 22/03/2001
Arhin v Enfield Primary Care Trust - no logic to tribunal's conclusion that job selection process was "mistaken" rather than discriminatory admin
Abdoulaye v Renault SA (ECJ) 2001 admin 16/09/1999
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
Ali v Washwood Heath Technology College & Ors - appeal disclosed no errors in law admin
A v B - High Court has jurisdiction for judicial review of decision to prevent publication by ex-Security Services officer - QBD 4.7.08 admin
Aon Trust Corpn v KPMG (a firm) CA 2005 admin 28/07/2005
AB v Ministry of Defence - hearing in private "expedient" on grounds of national security admin
Aylott v Stockton on Tees Borough Council CA 2010 admin 29/07/2010
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
AK v Entry Clearance Officer, Dhaka - working holidaymakers - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal 12.7.07 admin
Ali v Office of National Statistics CA 2004 admin 21/10/2004