Equality Act 2010: The Section 13 Pregnancy Discrimination Mystery
Sean Jones, of 11kbw, ponders some problematic drafting about pregnancy discrimination in the Equality Act 2010.
Simpson v Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd & Ors UKEAT/0544/09/DA
Appeal against finding that the claimant’s redundancy during maternity leave was not automatic unfair dismissal. Appeal dismissed.
Age Concern Newcastle Upon Tyne v Brady UKEAT 0187/09/JOJ
Appeal against finding that discrimination had occurred on the grounds that the finding had not been based on a claim advanced by the claimant. Appeal dismissed.
O'Neil v Buckinghamshire County Council UKEAT/0020/09/JOJ
Appeal against decision by ET to reject claims of sex discrimination. Appeal dismissed.