D'Souza v London Borough of Lambeth [1997] IRLR 677 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Race discrimination: Uncapped award for failure to reinstate employee dismissed on racial grounds

    15 December 1997

    An employee who was dismissed unfairly and unlawfully on grounds of race was entitled to an uncapped award of compensation under the Race Relations Act for the financial loss flowing from the dismissal when his employer failed to comply with an order for reinstatement, even though the dismissal occurred before the cap on such awards was lifted, holds the EAT in D'Souza v London Borough of Lambeth.

  • EAT awards £358,288 compensation

    1 December 1997

    The EAT has awarded record compensation for race discrimination in D'Souza v London Borough of Lambeth.