Abdulla and others v Birmingham City Council  IRLR 38 SC
Reports relating to this case:
- 6 March 2013
In Abdulla and others v Birmingham City Council  IRLR 38 SC, the Supreme Court held that the civil courts may not strike out an equal pay claim as being more conveniently disposed of by the employment tribunal when the claim cannot be pursued there because it is out of time.
- 24 October 2012
The Supreme Court has held that civil courts should retain their discretion when deciding whether or not to strike out equal pay claims that are time-barred from being heard in the employment tribunal.