Employment law cases

Eversheds Legal Services Ltd v de Belin [2011] IRLR 448 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Case round-up

    1 May 2011

    Joanne Magill, associate, and Claire Benson and Ceri Hughes, managing associates, at Addleshaw Goddard detail the latest rulings.

  • "Special treatment" for women in connection with pregnancy or childbirth must be proportionate

    7 April 2011

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that "special treatment" afforded to a woman in connection with pregnancy or childbirth under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 must constitute a proportionate means of achieving the legitimate aim of compensating her for the disadvantages occasioned by pregnancy or maternity leave.