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Case round-up

This report relates to 2 case(s)

This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering: disability discrimination against the adoptive mother of a surrogate baby; and effective dates of termination

Surrogate birth leads to discrimination claim

Shahina Murphy v Slough Borough Council and Governing Body of Langley Wood School, EAT, 26 May 2004

Murphy, a teacher, had been advised not to have any children due to a congenital heart disorder that would put her life at risk if she carried a child to full-term.