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Practical steps to reduce risk: making reasonable adjustments

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2014

Obesity is not currently classed as a disability under the legislation in Northern Ireland. However, with a quarter of the UK population estimated to

Statutory holiday pay should include commission

  • Dentons
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  • European Union
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  • July 25 2014

Mr Lock was paid a basic salary and commission based on the sales he achieved. The European Court of Justice considered whether the Working Time

Advocate General's decision causes weighty problems for employers - obesity may be a disability

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 24 2014

In Kaltoft v Municipality of Billund C-35413, the Advocate General has given his opinion that obesity is not a protected characteristic under the EU

UK employees entitled to extra pay during annual leave

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 23 2014

The European Court of Justice has recently decided in the case of Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd (Case C-53912) that an employee should receive

Severe obesity may be a disability

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union
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  • July 22 2014

A much anticipated Advocate General's Opinion considering whether obesity can be a disability for the purposes of EU Equality law has now been

UK: ECJ opinion that obesity is not a disability, but severely obese employees may be disabled

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2014

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice has given his opinion rejecting the contention that EU law prohibits discrimination on the

Obesity a disability? The Advocate General offers an opinion

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • Denmark, European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 21 2014

Few legal cases have attracted wider public interest recently than that of the Danish childminder whose case has generated debate about whether

Obesity can be a disability, says the Advocate General

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2014

On Thursday 17 July 2014, the Advocate General delivered his opinion on obesity discrimination. The Advocate General delivered his opinion today on

Extreme obesity may be a disability says Advocate General

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 18 2014

According to yesterday's Advocate General's opinion, severe obesity will probably amount to a disability under EU law. The case concerns a Danish

EU court advisor issues opinion on obesity as protected disability

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 18 2014

Advocate General Niilo Jääskinen of the EU Court of Justice has issued an opinion in the case of a morbidly obese child-minder in Denmark