AA Solicitors Ltd (t/a AA Solicitors) and another v Majid EAT/0217/15

Reports relating to this case:

  • Sexual harassment award: £14,000 for injury to feelings not excessive

    Date:
    27 October 2016

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has upheld an employment tribunal decision to award £14,000 for injury to feelings after a young lawyer was subjected to sexual harassment in the workplace and forced out of her job. Zoe Lomax, employment associate at DLA Piper, examines the decision including the level of compensation dictated by the Vento bands.