P v S and Cornwall County Council [1996] IRLR 347 ECJ

Reports relating to this case:

  • Sexual orientation: Dismissal of transsexual prohibited by Community law

    Date:
    15 May 2001

    The EC Equal Treatment Directive precludes dismissal of a transsexual for a reason related to a sex change, holds the European Court of Justice in P v S and Cornwall County Council.

  • Transsexuals protected

    Date:
    1 July 1996

    In P v S and Cornwall County Council (30 April 1996) EOR68A, the European Court of Justice rules that discrimination on grounds of a gender reassignment contravenes the EC Equal Treatment Directive.

  • Does EC equality law cover sex change bias?

    Date:
    1 March 1994

    In P v S and Cornwall County Council a Cornwall industrial tribunal (Chair: B E Walton) rules that the Sex Discrimination Act does not cover discrimination against a person on grounds of their proposed sex change.