Disability discrimination: tribunal applies ECJ decision to define claimant's obesity as a disability
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Bickerstaff v Butcher NIIT/92/14 (0 other reports)
Bickerstaff v Butcher NIIT/92/14
disability discrimination | definition of disability | obesity
A Northern Ireland tribunal has applied the European Court of Justice (ECJ) decision in FOA, acting on behalf of Karsten Kaltoft v Billund Kommune  IRLR 146 ECJ that obesity can by itself amount to a disability.