Indirect discrimination

New and updated

  • Disability discrimination

    Employment law manual

    Updated to include information on Daouidi v Bootes Plus SL, in which the ECJ held that temporary incapacity for work can constitute disability, and Unite the Union v Nailard, in which the EAT considered the union's liability for harassment by two of its officers.

  • Date:
    28 June 2010
    Legal guidance

    Much of the media attention on the Equality Act 2010 has focused on controversial areas relating to socio-economic inequality, positive action and gender pay reporting. However, the Act's disability discrimination provisions are likely to have much more impact on day-to-day working life. In this article, we take a detailed look at how the Equality Act 2010 deals with disability discrimination and how the current disability discrimination regime will change when the new provisions come into force.

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HR and legal information and guidance relating to indirect disability discrimination.