Employment & Discrimination News

Douglas Leach successfully resists appeal in test police sex discrimination case

Douglas Leach successfully resists appeal in test police sex discrimination case

Date: 29 Nov, 2019
The EAT has today handed down judgment in The Commissioners of the City of London Police v Geldart, dismissing the Force’s appeal and upholding Mrs Geldart’s direct sex discrimination claim. Douglas Leach represented Mrs Geldart.

Debbie Grennan to provide a Discrimination Update talk for ELA in Exeter

Debbie Grennan to provide a Discrimination Update talk for ELA in Exeter

Date: 18 Jun, 2019
During the course of the seminar Debbie will not only identify, but carefully analyse the legal and practical implications of the key changes which have taken place during recent months.

Kerry Gardiner joins Chambers

Kerry Gardiner joins Chambers

Date: 12 Jun, 2019
Kerry, called in 2006, is an experienced employment specialist. She comes highly recommended in the directories Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

Julian Allsop & Debbie Grennan to speak at the ELA Solent Employment Law Conference 2019

Location: Southampton Harbour Hotel | Date: 12 Feb, 2019
Julian Allsop and Debbie Grennan will both be speaking at the ELA Solent Employment Law Conference taking place in Southampton on Friday 1st March.

Julian Allsop becomes ELA South West Representative

Julian Allsop becomes ELA South West Representative

Date: 24 May, 2018
Julian has been elected as the Employment Lawyers Association's South West representative for 2018-2020.

Douglas Leach successful in Shared Parental Leave pay appeal

Douglas Leach successful in Shared Parental Leave pay appeal

Date: 1 May, 2018
The EAT has today handed down judgment in Hextall v (1) Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police (2) Working Families (intervening) (1.5.18, UKEAT/0139/17/DA).

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

Date: 26 Jul, 2017
The Supreme Court have today quashed tribunal fees in the landmark case of R v Lord Chancellor.

Debbie Grennan and Julian Allsop are delighted to be able to assist the Employment Lawyers Association

Location: Cardiff, Leeds, Bristol & Southampton | Date: 23 Feb, 2017
Debbie Grennan and Julian Allsop are delighted to be able to assist the Employment Lawyers Association as coordinators on the Advocacy for Employment Lawyers course.

Douglas Leach successfully resists appeal in NHS BSA v Young

Douglas Leach successfully resists appeal in NHS BSA v Young

Date: 18 Jan, 2017
On Monday the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in NHS Business Services Authority v Young [2017] EWCA Civ 8, dismissing NHS BSA’s appeal against the judgment of Nugee J ([2015] EWHC 2686 (Ch)).