Law reports

Wood and others v William Ball Ltd EAT/552/98

Reports relating to this case:

  • Equal value update

    1 May 2003

    Kate Godwin charts the recent developments on equal pay and reports on key equal value cases.

  • Parties must be given opportunity

    1 December 1999

    In Wood v William Ball Ltd the EAT has ruled that an employment tribunal cannot determine that two jobs are not of equal value without giving the parties an opportunity to adduce their own evidence.

  • Equal pay: "Hopeless" equal value claims are not bound to be dismissed

    1 November 1999

    In Wood and others v William Ball Ltd, the EAT holds that, at the initial hearing of an equal value claim, the employment tribunal should first ask itself whether or not it should commission an independent expert's report.