British Broadcasting Corporation and another v Jiad EAT/1014/98

Reports relating to this case:

  • Race discrimination: Employer need not explain why tribunal should not infer racial discrimination

    Date:
    1 June 2000

    An employment tribunal misdirected itself in law by requiring an employer to provide an adequate explanation for the difference in treatment between a complainant of direct racial discrimination and his comparators, failing which an adverse inference of such discrimination would automatically follow, holds the EAT in British Broadcasting Corporation and another v Jiad.