Lambeth London Borough v D'Souza [1999] IRLR 240 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • £358,288 award set aside

    Date:
    1 March 1999

    In London Borough of Lambeth v D'Souza the Court of Appeal has set aside the record award of compensation for race discrimination.

  • Race discrimination: Removal of cap on compensation was not retrospective

    Date:
    15 February 1999

    In London Borough of Lambeth v D'Souza, the Court of Appeal holds that an employment tribunal had no jurisdiction to increase an award of compensation for unlawful race discrimination which was made before the Act that removed the cap on such awards came into force.