Staffordshire County Council v Black [1995] IRLR 234 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Test for adverse impact under Article 119

    Date:
    1 May 1995

    In Staffordshire County Council v Black (2 September 1994) EOR61B, the EAT holds that the same test must be applied to cases of alleged indirect discrimination under EC equal pay law as to cases under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.

  • Sex discrimination: Same test for indirect discrimination under UK and EC law

    Date:
    1 March 1995

    The test for establishing indirect discrimination in relation to pay under Article 119 of the Treaty of Rome is essentially the same as the test which applies under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, holds the EAT in Staffordshire County Council v Black.