Murphy v Slough Borough Council and another [2004] All ER (D) 393 (May) EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Disability discrimination: Denial of paid maternity leave after surrogate birth was discrimination

    12 November 2004

    In Murphy v Slough Borough Council and Governing Body of Langley Wood School the EAT holds that, where a community school has responsibility for its own budget, a claimant in any employment law matter must bring his or her claim against the school governors, not against the local authority alone, even though the local authority may ultimately fund the school.

  • Case round-up

    14 September 2004

    This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering: disability discrimination against the adoptive mother of a surrogate baby and effective dates of termination.