The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has handed down its judgment in Pendleton v Derbyshire County Council in relation to whether it was indirect discrimination to dismiss a teacher who did not end her marriage once her husband had been convicted for sex offences.
In Mbuyi v Newpark Childcare (Shepherds Bush) Ltd, the Watford Employment Tribunal has found that a devout Christian, who was dismissed for gross misconduct for allegedly telling a lesbian colleague that homosexuality is a sin, was directly discriminated against because of her beliefs. The decision that it was not grounds for fair dismissal has been … Continued
Racing pundit and Celebrity Big Brother contestant John McCririck, who is 73, is currently bringing an age discrimination claim against Channel 4 and production company IMG. McCririck is claiming £3 million in compensation. This article looks at the facts in the case and the issues the Employment Tribunal will consider when deciding if a claimant … Continued