Snook v AC Electrical Wholesale plc [1996] IT/36218/96

Reports relating to this case:

  • New mother could work full time

    Date:
    1 September 1997

    In Snook v AC Electrical Wholesale plc a Bedford industrial tribunal (Chair: B G Mitchell) rejects an indirect discrimination claim from a woman turned down for part-time work on returning from maternity leave on grounds that she was able to comply with a full-time working requirement, but merely preferred to spend more time with her child.