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A busy month for discrimination law
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 29 2018

It's been a busy few weeks for judgments; we round up the most recent discrimination cases below. When is cancer a disability? Certain conditions -


Second Circuit rules Title VII prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • March 7 2018

The question of whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits sexual orientation discrimination has led to a split among the circuit


Occupational requirements: a helpful reminder
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2018

In the case of Ms Z De Groen v. Gan Menachem Hendon Ltd, an employment tribunal made a finding of religious and sex discrimination against a


Redundancy sickness absence and disability discrimination
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2017

In Charlesworth v. Dransfields Engineering Services Ltd the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) upheld the Employment Tribunal's (ET) decision that


Tribunal applies wrong legal test in case of maternity discrimination
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2017

In Interserve FM Ltd v. Tuleikyte, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held that the Employment Tribunal (ET) had applied the wrong test in a case


Redundancy exercises: A useful reminder to act reasonably
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2017

The Employment Appeal Tribunal’s (EAT) decision in Green v London Borough of Barking and Dagenham serves as a useful reminder for employers to act


Proving unlawful discrimination - lackadaisical attitude of investigator does not amount to discrimination
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2017

Evidencing unlawful discrimination can be difficult, usually because there is often no way to evidence why a person has acted in the way that they


Supreme Court rules in two indirect discrimination cases
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2017

For a claimant to prove indirect discrimination, he or she has to show that there is a provision, criterion or practice which puts him or her (and


Medical evidence and dismissals following long term sickness absence
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2017

In O'Brien v. Bolton St. Catherine's Academy 2017 EWCA Civ 145, the Court of Appeal agreed with the tribunal's decision at first instance that a


Seventh Circuit hands down landmark ruling on sexual orientation discrimination
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • April 17 2017

On April 5, 2017, in a landmark decision, the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, sitting en banc, held that Title VII of the Civil Rights