St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council v Derbyshire and others [2005] IRLR 801 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Case round up

    Date:
    1 October 2005

    Sally Logan, associate at Addleshaw Goddard, brings you a comprehensive update on the latest decisions that could affect your organisation, and provides advice on what to do about them.

  • When does persuasion become victimisation?

    Date:
    13 September 2005

    Defending discrimination claims can be time-consuming, expensive and stressful - no wonder employers will pull out all the stops to persuade a claimant to drop a claim or settle prior to a hearing.

  • Case round-up: Victimisation in equal pay cases

    Date:
    30 August 2005

    This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering victimisation in equal pay cases.

  • Discrimination/victimisation: Letters to staff attempting to settle may not be victimisation

    Date:
    26 August 2005

    In St Helens MBC v Derbyshire and others, the Court of Appeal holds that the employment tribunal erred in finding that an attempt by a defendant employer to compromise pending Equal Pay Act 1970 proceedings, by means of letters to the employees concerned, was discrimination by way of victimisation.