View and download ELA's responses to recent Government consultations
ELA's membership magazine, published 10 times a year, contains news, case reports, commentary and analysis.
View all recent employment law news from the IDS Employment Law Team.
Download the handouts from many of ELA's recent training sessions.
Download media pack (Word, 68 KB)
|1 Jan 2003||Towards Equality and Diversity||Charlotte Davies, McDermott, Will & Emery||ELA Briefing||The government at the end of January completed its consultation on its proposals for implementing the Race Directive (2000/43/EC) and the Framework Employment Directive (2000/78/EC). Once fully implem...|
|1 Oct 2010||Seldon v Clarkson Wright and Jakes||Jo Davis, B P Collins LLP||ELA Briefing||Seldon v Clarkson Wright and Jakes went before the Court of Appeal in the summer. The court found against Kent lawyer, Leslie Seldon, who had been forced to retire from his firm almost four years earl...|
|14 Nov 2007||Overview of German Employment Law||Matthew Devey, Linklaters (Frankfurt)||Lecture Notes|
|1 Dec 2009||Discrimination By Association, If You Know What I Mean||Rachel Dineley, Beachcroft LLP||ELA Briefing|
|1 Jun 2011||Exploring combined discrimination||Olivia-Faith Dobbie, Cloisters||ELA Briefing||The concept of combined discrimination arose when the original anti-discrimination statutes were enacted in the mid 1970s. Since then, there has been an incremental expansion of the number of characte...|
|1 Mar 2008||Discrimination by Association: What Lies Ahead?||Caroline Dunne, Paul Hastings, Janofsky & Walker (Europe) LLP||ELA Briefing||The Equal Treatment Framework Directive (2000/78/EC) and Racial Equality Directive (2000/43/EC) provide a framework for equal treatment in employment, covering race, disability, age, sexual orientatio...|
|1 Jun 2007||Odoemelam – a different view||Andrew Edge and Simon Forshaw, Littleton Chambers||ELA Briefing||A nurse, Christine Odoemelam, complained of racial discrimination by her employer, the Whittington Hospital NHS Trust, and by two employees. The Trust argued successfully at a pre-hearing review that ...|
|1 Apr 2008||Absolute Immunity||Paul Epstein QC, Cloisters Chambers||ELA Briefing||It is increasingly common for claimants to bring victimisation or discrimination claims arising out of steps taken by the other side during the course of existing proceedings.|
|1 Apr 2010||Liberal Democrats Back Anonymous Job Applications||Lynne Featherstone MP, Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Youth and Equality||ELA Briefing||Liberal Democrat spokesperson for youth and equality Lynne Featherstone sets out her five priorities for employment legislation, which she believes will deliver a fairer deal for employees and also be...|
|1 Mar 2010||Protecting philosophical beliefs||Shah Qureshi, head of employment law, and Nicholas Fry, Bindmans LLP||ELA Briefing|