140 Conduct giving rise to separate proceedings
140 Conduct giving rise to separate proceedings
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     This section applies in relation to conduct which has given rise to two or more separate proceedings under this Act, with at least one being for a contravention of section 111 (instructing, causing or inducing contraventions).

(2)     A court may transfer proceedings to an employment tribunal.

(3)     An employment tribunal may transfer proceedings to a court.

(4)     A court or employment tribunal is to be taken for the purposes of this Part to have jurisdiction to determine a claim or complaint transferred to it under this section; accordingly—

(a)     a reference to a claim within section 114(1) includes a reference to a claim transferred to a court under this section, and