Coleman v Attridge Law and another [2008] IRLR 722 ECJ

Reports relating to this case:

  • Disability discrimination: Associative discrimination prohibited

    Date:
    29 September 2008

    In Coleman v Attridge Law and another [2008] IRLR 722, the ECJ held that the protection afforded against direct discrimination and harassment on grounds of disability under the Equal Treatment Framework Directive is not limited to those who are themselves disabled.

  • Coleman v Attridge Law and another

    Date:
    17 July 2008

    The European Court of Justice has held that the Framework Employment Directive (2000/78/EC) does cover direct discrimination and harassment against an employee on the ground of his or her association with a disabled person.