Allenby v Accrington and Rossendale College


2004. this touches on equal pay fpor equal work

there was a colege in the UK

aritlce 141 treayt of the european community ios relevant here

part time lecturers did not have their contracts renewed. some were rehired

they wre denied access to the super annuation scheme more of the part timers werre women than men

were they suffering dis rimiantion in the gorunds of their sex

Article 2 EC says one most promote hgeneder equaluty

the casewent to the ECJ

the claim failed because they could not point to a comparator

only employees could join the super annuation scheme

the rule wiuld be disapplied only if the claimaints had proved this impacted o,wne more than men in a comprable situaiotn



About Calers

Born Belfast 1971. I read history at Edinburgh. I did a Master's at UCL. I have semi-libertarian right wing opinions. I am married with a daughter and a son. I am allergic to cats. I am the falling hope of the not so stern and somewhat bending Tories. I am a legal beagle rather than and eagle. Big up the Commonwealth of Nations.

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