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Dunnachie v Kingston upon Hull City Council, CA, [2004] EWCA Civ 84

24 Feb 2004

Compensation for injury to feelings: Dunnachie resigned from the council in 2001, alleging he had been bullied at work. He...

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The Governing Body of St Edmund of Canterbury Catholic High School v Hines, EAT [26 September 2003]

17 Feb 2004

Delay between breach and resignation did not defeat claim: Hines was the head of the school’s special needs department. It...

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Serco Limited v Lawson [2004] EWCA Civ 12

10 Feb 2004

Employed in Great Britain?: Lawson was employed as a security supervisor on Ascension Island by Serco Limited, a company registered...

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Weatherford UK Ltd v Aitken, EAT/0049/03

10 Feb 2004

Burden of inquiry: Aitken worked for Weatherford on its oil rigs as and when required. Due to lengthy absences from...

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Allonby v Accrington & Rossendale College & others, ECJ, 13 January 2004

3 Feb 2004

Equal pay for everyone?: The European Court rules that a female lecturer employed via an agency cannot claim equal pay...

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Gorski and another v Chandler and others (trading as The Mortgage Bureau), EAT, All ER(D) 147

3 Feb 2004

Case of mistaken identity?: Gorski and Bell brought unfair dismissal complaints against their employer. Their tribunal applications (IT1s) referred to their...

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RCI Europe v Kate Woods (HM Inspector of Taxes), High Court, [2003] EWHC 3129 (Ch)

27 Jan 2004

Remember the National Insurance: Haylock was a worker and director of RCI until he resigned in July 1994. He entered...

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Potter & others v RJ Temple plc (in liquidation), EAT, [2003] All ER (D) 327

27 Jan 2004

Resignation by fax: Potter resigned (in response to an alleged breach of contract by his employer) on Friday, 13 September...

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Department for Work and Pensions v Matthew Thompson, EAT [23 October 2003]

20 Jan 2004

No ties ?: Following a re-organisation at his Jobcentre, Mr Thompson was advised that staff would be required to dress professionally...

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Billington v Michael Hunter and Sons Limited, EAT [16 October 2003]

20 Jan 2004

Invitation to resign: Mrs Billington was a bathroom sales assistant. Following a number of customer complaints, she was called at...

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Durant v Financial Services Authority, CA, 8 December 2003

13 Jan 2004

Right to make subject access requests is curtailed: Durant made an unsuccessful claim against his bank. Wishing to take it...

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Laneres v Marks & Spencer plc, EAT, 25 November 2003

13 Jan 2004

Beware of lengthy grievance investigations: Laneres went on sick leave from work and alleged that she had been bullied by...

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Bishop v Financial Times, Employment Appeal Tribunal [25 November 2003]

6 Jan 2004

The right to claim?: Bishop began work for the FT in London, and was subsequently promoted to work in its...

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Commerzbank AG v Price-Jones, Court of Appeal [21 November 2003]

6 Jan 2004

Bonus payment in error: Price-Jones was an investment banker at Commerzbank from April 2000 until he was made redundant in...

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