City of Edinburgh Council v Wilkinson & Ors UKEATS/0002/09/BI
Appeal by local authority in Equal Pay Act proceedings where the ET had found that the claimants were employed on equal term as their comparators. The appeal was dismissed and in a further cross-appeal it was held that the claimants and the comparators had been employed at the same establishment.
Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Hospitals Trust v Armstrong & Ors UKEAT/0069/09/JOJ
Appeal against decision by ET that female domestic workers, who did not receive the same pay as their male comparators, were discriminated against by reason of sex. Appeal dismissed.
Gibson & Ors v Sheffield City Council  EWCA Civ 63
Appeal against EAT decision dismissing claim under the Equal Pay Act 1970 where carers were claiming equal pay with street cleaners and gardeners. Appeal allowed and remitted back to the ET.
Coventry City Council v Nichols & Ors  EWCA Civ 1449
Renewed application for permission to appeal EAT's finding that the council were wrong to claim that payment of a bonus payment to mostly male refuse workers was necessary and a genuine material factor. Application refused.