Higgins v Home Counties Newspapers Holdings plc EAT/1048/97
Reports relating to this case:
- 15 May 1999
An employer who summarily dismissed a manager for disobeying an instruction was not consciously motivated by her having previously complained of sexual harassment constituting unlawful sex discrimination, and in those circumstances, holds the EAT in Higgins v Home Counties Newspapers Holdings plc, an employment tribunal was bound to dismiss the manager's victimisation complaint.
- 1 March 1999
In Higgins v Home Counties Newspaper Holdings plc the EAT has suggested that the leading victimisation decision, Nagarajan v London Regional Transport DCLD35D, was wrongly decided.