Murphy and others v Bord Telecom Eireann [1988] IRLR 267 ECJ

Reports relating to this case:

  • EEC law guarantees right to equal pay for work of higher value

    Date:
    1 May 1988

    In Murphy and others v Bord Telecom Eireann (4.2.88) EOR19F, the European Court of Justice rules that Article 119 of the EEC Treaty prohibits a difference in pay between sexes where the lower paid category of workers is engaged in work of higher value.