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Age discrimination—the statutory framework Statutory provisions prohibiting age discrimination were first introduced into English law in 2006 as a result of developments...

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Exceptions for age discrimination under the Equality Act 2010 The general non-discrimination rule for occupational pension schemes in the Equality Act 2010 (the Equality...

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This Practice Note considers disability discrimination within the meaning of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA 2010) in the specific context of pensions. What is disability...

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STOP PRESS: On 13 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the further stage in the appeal in the case of Safeway Ltd v Newton [2020] EWCA Civ 869...

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What are guaranteed minimum pensions? Guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) arrived on the pension scene on 6 April 1978, at the same time as the State Earnings-Related...

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STOP PRESS: On 13 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the further stage in the appeal in the case of Safeway Ltd v Newton [2020] EWCA Civ 869...

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Legislative framework In broad terms, workers employed under fixed-term contracts are protected against: • treatment which is less favourable than that given to workers...

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What is objective justification? Under the Equality Act 2010 ('the Equality Act'), there is prima facie indirect discrimination if A applies a provision, criterion or...

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Objective justification is a phrase most often encountered as shorthand for the process of showing that a provision, criterion or practice (PCP), which is disadvantageous...

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Many of the leading cases in the area of discrimination and part-time workers have been concerned with issues of sex discrimination. They are discussed in the Practice...

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The legislative framework There are two separate areas of legislation which have to be considered in the context of part-time workers and discrimination. The first area...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES TO OCCUPATIONAL PENSION SCHEMES This Practice Note explores the pension rights of opposite-sex and same-sex spouses and civil partners...

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STOP PRESS: On 13 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the further stage in the appeal in the case of Safeway Ltd v Newton [2020] EWCA Civ 869...

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STOP PRESS: On 13 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the further stage in the appeal in the case of Safeway Ltd v Newton [2020] EWCA Civ 869...

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STOP PRESS: On 13 July 2020, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the further stage in the appeal in the case of Safeway Ltd v Newton [2020] EWCA Civ 869...

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Common insurance practices before the Test-Achats case Insurance companies used to apply certain common practices before the Association belge des Consommateurs...

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