An employment tribunal has held that an estate agent administrator who resigned after she was told that she would be "better suited to a traditional estate agency" was subjected to age discrimination.
Updated to include information on BAE Systems (Operations) Ltd v McDowell, in which the EAT considered the correct approach to deciding whether or not the employer's discriminatory redundancy scheme was justified.
Two young sisters who resigned from their jobs in a service station after what they felt was aggressive and unfair criticism have won their claims for age and sex discrimination in an employment tribunal.
In this age discrimination case brought by a young worker, the employment tribunal held that a manager's use of the words "teenager" and "kid" to describe the claimant amounted to harassment.
In this age discrimination case, the employment tribunal found that staff in a school conspired to force out a highly paid older teacher as a way of cutting costs.
In this case, an unpleasant boss managed both to constructively dismiss an employee and to commit age discrimination against him.
In this case, a female employee was harassed on the ground of her age by her younger manager.
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