Philogene v (1) British Pepper & Spice Co Ltd, (2) Forskitt and (3) Locke [1997] IT/37647/96

Reports relating to this case:

  • Racial abuse relevant to insubordination

    Date:
    1 June 1997

    A black employee dismissed for refusing to carry out the instructions of a manager who had racially abused him was unlawfully discriminated against, rules a Bedford industrial tribunal (Chair: K Underwood) in Philogene v (1) British Pepper & Spice Co Ltd, (2) Forskitt and (3) Locke.