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European Diversity Awards to be presented this September
Date created: 05/25/2012

The 2012 European Diversity Awards will be presented once again by BBC newsreader Jane Hill in a star-studded ceremony at London’s Savoy Hotel this September.. read more

Supreme Court Rules in Favour of Forced Retirement
Date created: 01/05/2012

Landmark Ruling By The Supreme Court Brings Age Discrimination Back Into Focus. Subject to transitional arrangements, the abolition of the Default Retirement Age (DRA) came into force in the UK on 6th April 2011. The change in government policy made it effectively unlawful for .. read more

Dismissal Law changes will lead to discimination say TUC
Date created: 07/04/2012

The Trades Union Congress estimates that some 2.7 million workers in the United Kingdom will be impacted by changes in employment law relating to unfair dismissal.. read more

Diversity Quotas Considered by European Union
Date created: 13/03/2012

The European Union has launched an open consultation on promoting gender equality in the boardrooms of publicly-listed companies after a European Commission report disclosed unpromising results .. read more

Government Corrects Compromise Agreement Clause
Date created: 20/02/2012

A flaw in the Equality Act 2010 that meant compromise agreements could be "unenforceable" according to employment lawyers has been amended.. read more

EHRC Set to Lose Discrimination Case Work Funding
Date created: 01/02/2012

Beginning in April 2012, all the Equality and Human Rights Commission's funding to pursue discrimination cases will stop.. read more

Recent and Noteworthy Equality Law Cases
Date created: 18/01/2012

Equalities Ruling briefing from leading consultancy The Solution.. read more

Diversity Champions Recognised in New Year’s Honours
Date created: 10/01/2012

After being in included in New Year Honours List for 2012 for her huge contribution in field of diversity and equality, Ruby McGregor-Smith a former chair person .. read more

New Book Claims Equalities Industry is Undermining True Equality
Date created: 05/12/2011

A new book published by sociology professor Peter Saunders slams the “British Equalities Industry”, and concludes equality laws are fundamentally flawed.. read more

Recent and Noteworthy Equality Law Cases
Date created: 14/11/2011

Equalities Ruling briefing from leading consultancy The Solution.. read more