Equal Opportunities Commission v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry [2007] IRLR 327 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Sexual harassment rulings: Court muddies waters for employers

    Date:
    10 April 2007

    The recent decision of the High Court in Equal Opportunities Commission v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry was reported in the press as heralding a new dawn for employee rights in the workplace. However, is the High Court's decision really as significant as recent media reports have suggested?

  • EC Directive not properly implemented

    Date:
    1 April 2007

    The High Court has found that the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, as amended, does not give full effect to the revised EC Equal Treatment Directive, in Equal Opportunities Commission v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (12 March 2007).