Chan v London Borough of Hackney [1998] ET/40002/92

Reports relating to this case:

  • Additional award against Hackney

    Date:
    1 March 1999

    In Chan v London Borough of Hackney a London North employment tribunal (Chair: P R K Menon) that had earlier awarded compensation of £114,000 to the applicant, who had been discriminated against on grounds of race by Hackney Council, orders the authority to pay additional compensation of £8,500 for its failure to comply with a recommendation to agree a reference.

  • Record compensation for race discrimination

    Date:
    1 March 1997

    In Chan v London Borough of Hackney a London North industrial tribunal awards record compensation of £114,000, including £25,000 for injury to feelings, to a council officer who was forced into medical retirement after facing months of sustained and continued pressure from his manager because his "face did not fit".