Pearce v Governing Body of Mayfield Secondary School  IRLR 548 EAT
Reports relating to this case:
- 1 September 2000
In Pearce v Governing Body of Mayfield School (7 April 2000) EOR93B, the EAT rules that a woman teacher who was subjected to gender-specific homophobic verbal abuse was not unlawfully discriminated against on grounds of sex.
- 15 June 2000
In Pearce v Governing Body of Mayfield Secondary School, the EAT upholds an employment tribunal's decision that the only discrimination against a lesbian schoolteacher, who had suffered from regular homophobic abuse by pupils at her school, was on grounds of sexual orientation and not on grounds of sex.