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DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION: Lessons from recent case law

30 September 2016  

After two decades, the law on disability discrimination continues to pose challenges for employers and their advisers, reflects Antonia Blackwell

Protection against discrimination on the grounds of disability has been in place in the UK for just over 20 years, yet the case law continues to develop, creating difficult practical issues for employers.


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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Carreras v United First Partnership Research [2016] UKEAT/0266/15

    G4S Case Solutions (UK) Ltd v Powell [2016] UKEAT/0243/15

    Griffiths v The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2015] EWCA Civ 1265

    Holmes v Qinetiq [2016] UKEAT/0206/15

    Risby v London Borough of Waltham Forest [2016] UKEAT/0318/15/DM

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