Clark v TDG Ltd t/a Novacold [1999] IRLR 318 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Disability discrimination update (2)

    Date:
    29 December 2006

    This article, the second in a two-part series on disability discrimination, looks at some of the recent key disability discrimination judgments.

  • Disability discrimination: Disability discrimination does not require like-with-like comparison

    Date:
    1 May 1999

    The definition of "less favourable treatment" in the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 does not require a comparison of the cases of different persons in the same, or not materially different, circumstances, holds the Court of Appeal in Clark v TDG Ltd (t/a Novacold).

  • DDA comparison

    Date:
    1 May 1999

    In Clark v TDG Ltd (trading as Novacold) (25 March 1999) EOR85A, the Court of Appeal has clarified the law as to the comparison to be made so as to determine whether a disabled person has been treated less favourably for a reason which related to his or her disability than others to whom that reason did not apply.