Practice Notes: Discrimination

Breaking down barriers

Practitioners should encourage employers to think beyond typical reasonable adjustments to ensure they meet their obligations to disabled employees, urges

21 Feb 2017

Making progress on workplace discrimination and stress

LGBT history month is a chance to reflect on the challenges faced by many who fought to overcome antiquated views, writes Am

14 Feb 2017

Supreme Court rules in favour of wheelchair user

‘Paulley principle’ requires bus companies to give disabled customers priority over wheelchai

18 Jan 2017

MoJ discriminated against judges, tribunal finds

Lord Chancellor fails to show treatment of claimants ‘to be a proportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim’ in pension

16 Jan 2017

Civil partnership for only same-sex couples is ‘discriminatory’

Private members bill receives cross-party support ahead of Common

12 Jan 2017

Religious beliefs over secular values

Alex Bearman discusses how equality laws apply to employment for the purposes of an organise

10 Jan 2017

The importance of worker status

Snigdha Nag reviews some key decisions of the year, including a number of cases considering employment status and the correct approach to unfai

22 Dec 2016

Protecting employees with cancer

Tilly Harries discusses the steps employers can take to meet their legal obligations towards employees with cancer and preven

09 Dec 2016

Can you help us to help others?

We can shine a light on some of the key areas of inequality facing our society, writes Davi

23 Nov 2016

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