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Flexible working practices: refusal to adjust staff roster system for breastfeeding employees was indirectly discriminatory
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

The Employment Tribunal has held that a requirement for staff to work unrestricted hours, and more than 8 continuous hours each day, indirectly


Failure to implement bespoke rosters for breastfeeding women amounted to indirect sex discrimination
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • November 14 2016

EasyJet's failure to accommodate women who were breastfeeding by limiting their shifts to eight hours amounted to indirect sex discrimination


Breastfeeding at work: employees' rights
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • November 2 2016

In this case, an employment tribunal held that easyJet's roster practices were indirectly discriminatory towards two breastfeeding employees, and that


Express Yourself : Breastfeeding at Work
  • Didlaw
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2016

Breastfeeding has hit the headlines again, this time in the case of two members of easyJet cabin crew who argued at the budget airline's failure to


Breastfeeding: employees win Easyjet tribunal
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 12 2016

An Employment Tribunal has ruled that two flight attendants were discriminated against in relation to breastfeeding requests. Although the decision


Corporate Crime Update - September 2016 - United Kingdom Europe
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • September 30 2016

London’s Southwark Crown Court recently approved only the second Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) since the introduction of DPAs in 2014. Herbert


International Trade Compliance Update - August 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 3 2016

On 29 July 2016, the WTO announced that Afghanistan joined the WTO as its 164th member, after nearly 12 years of negotiating its accession terms. It


International Corporate Crime Conference Report
  • CMS Legal
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 27 2016

Allegations of fraud, corruption, money laundering, tax evasion and other forms of financial crime involving senior public figures and companies are


Call for public inquiry into offshore helicopter safety
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2014

We previously reported on the Civil Aviation Authority's (CAA) review into offshore helicopter safety, CAP 1145. MPs have now called for a public


Hong Kong family friendly bitesize
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • January 22 2014

We have already established that a refusal to permit an employee to work flexibly may be unlawful if the refusal cannot be justified (see our Bitesize