Perceval-Price and others v Department of Economic Development and others [2000] IRLR 380 NICA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Equal pay: Holders of statutory judicial offices are "workers" in "employment" under EC law

    Date:
    15 July 2000

    In Perceval-Price and others v Department of Economic Development and others the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland rules that holders of full-time judicial posts in tribunals are "workers" in "employment" for the purposes of the equal pay and sex discrimination provisions of European Community law.

  • Tribunal chairs are "workers"

    Date:
    1 June 2000

    In Perceval-Price and others v Department of Economic Development the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland has ruled that employment tribunal chairmen are "workers" who are in "employment" within the meaning of European Community law, and are therefore entitled to bring equal pay and sex discrimination complaints.