L v Q Ltd [CA] 09.08.19

Tue, 13 Aug 2019

Apart from national security cases, there was no explicit power in the Employment Tribunals (Constitution and Rules of Procedure) Regulations 2013 to prohibit publication of a judgment altogether. Although anonymisation of the parties and witnesses had been appropriate in the circumstances of a particular disability discrimination claim, to redact the details of the disabilities and the consequences relied on would fundamentally undermine understanding of the employment tribunal's judgment.

Category: Employment »  Disability discrimination; Tribunal procedure. Keyword(s): Judgments; Open justice. Area(s) of law: Employment; Public Sector; Litigation.
Source: [2019] EWCA Civ 1417; Times 15.11.19


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