Pickstone and others v Freemans [1988] IRLR 357 HL

Reports relating to this case:

  • Man on like work does not block women's equal value claim

    Date:
    1 September 1988

    In Pickstone and others v Freemans (30.6.88) EOR21A, the House of Lords rules that s.1(2)(c) of the Equal Pay Act only precludes an equal value complaint where the particular man with whom the woman seeks to compare herself is employed on like work or work rated as equivalent.