West Midlands Passenger Transport Executive v Singh [1988] IRLR 186 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Discrimination: Past conduct relevant to discrimination complaint

    Date:
    19 July 1988

    Two recent appellate decisions have confirmed that evidence of the employers' past discriminatory actions or attitudes may be relevant in determining whether they have discriminated in the case under consideration.

  • Court of Appeal endorses discovery of ethnic monitoring statistics

    Date:
    01 May 1988

    In West Midlands Passenger Transport Executive v Singh (18.3.88) EOR19A, the Court of Appeal rules that evidence that an employer has or has not appointed any or many ethnic minority applicants in the past is material to whether he has discriminated on racial grounds against a particular complainant.