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Religious dress revisited - is the fuss justified?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • March 21 2017

“Bosses can ban burkas, scarves, crosses” shouts the front page of last Tuesday’s Metro, followed by a commentary far too short to explain that this


EU Head Scarf Ruling
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • March 21 2017

Thin Veil of Protection for Employers Who Ban Religious Symbols in the Workplace. In the first case of its kind the European Court of Justice (ECJ


They think it’s all over for holiday pay disputes - is it now?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

Two weeks ago, the Supreme Court refused British Gas consent to appeal the Lock holiday pay case any further, finally putting an end to the five year


An employer can ban staff from wearing Islamic headscarves
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

On 14 March 2017, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rendered an opinion in two cases, one Belgian and the other French, whereby a company wishing


European Court of Justice Upholds Employers’ Rights to Enforce Religion Neutral Internal Rules
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

On March 14, 2017, the European Court of Justice issued decisions in two cases addressing the delicate legal and political issue of wearing signs of


European Court Clarifies Legality of Banning Islamic Headscarves in the Workplace
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • Belgium, European Union, France
  • March 20 2017

On March 14, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("ECJ") issued a significant ruling clarifying when an employer may prohibit employees


Uniform policy - headscarf ban in line with dress code was not direct discrimination
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

The employee in Achbita v G4S Secure Solutions NV was a receptionist for G4S in Belgium. G4S supplies receptionists (as well as Security Services) to


realmente avala el tribunal europeo la prohibición del velo en el trabajo?
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

El pasado 14 de marzo, el Tribunal de Justicia de la Unión Europea (TJUE) dictó una sentencia sin precedentes, que aborda la interpretación de la


The ECJ rules that on certain terms, employees may be banned from wearing religious headscarves in private workplaces if clear guidelines are available
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

In 2015, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) was asked to consider two cases concerning whether a ban on employees wearing visible signs of political


Dressing the part - the European Court gives its views on what’s appropriate
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • European Union
  • March 20 2017

Two recent decisions of the Court of Justice of the European Union considered whether employers could enforce a policy of ''neutrality'', requiring