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Focus on unfair dismissal
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

We previously brought to your attention in our October 2016 newsletter the case of Trye v. UKME (UK Mission Enterprise Ltd). This looked at the extent


How far does the duty to make reasonable adjustments extend, asked the EAT in The Home Office (UK Visas & Immigration) v. Kuranchie UKEAT020216BA.
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

Ms Kuranchie was disabled, suffering from dyslexia and dyspraxia. In early 2013 she spoke with her then line manager about her disability and how the


Focus on disability discrimination
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

Taylor v. Ladbrokes Betting and Gaming Ltd UKEAT035315 concerned whether type 2 diabetes qualifies as a disability under the Equality Act 2010. Mr


Gross negligence
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

It is rare for an employer to rely on an employee's negligence as a sufficient reason to dismiss. This is particularly the case where there has been a


Is dismissal for showing an 18-rated film to pupils disability discrimination where an employer does not know the employee's misconduct arose from his disability?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

This difficult question arose in City of York Council v. Grosset UKEAT001516. Mr Grosset, a teacher and head of English at a school ran by City of


Data subject access requests: proportionality and legal professional privilege
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

By way of wider context, the parties in Holyoake v. (1) Candy and (2) CPC Group Limited 2017 EWHC 52 (QB), are currently engaged in a multi-million


The Christmas party, and the fallout that followed
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2017

Many will recall the vicarious liability case heard earlier in 2016, involving a petrol station attendant (Mohamud v. WM Morrison Supermarkets plc


Intertwining allegations and information the case of the misused password
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2017

In the case of Eiger Securities LLP v. Korshunova UKEAT014916 the EAT considered what amounted to a protected disclosure when bringing a


Uber, CitySprint, Deliveroo time for change?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2017

The negative press around gig economy working has been prevalent over the past few months. Below, we take a look at the most significant developments


Innovative attempt to defeat Christmas strikes halted, for now
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2017

The battle rages on to try to halt the train strikes which have affected so many people over the Christmas period and into the New Year. The dispute