Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Petition of AA against The Secretary Of State For Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Commission for Equality and Human Rights CSOH 54
Court of Session rejects claim for breach of EU law in employment case.
Lord Tyre has dismissed a petition for judicial review of the lack of jurisdiction of employment tribunals to grant interim remedies. He has held that the sheriff court has jurisdiction to grant interim protective measures even if there is already an application being heard by the ET.
Kay Springham QC of Compass Chambers acted for the Equality and Human Rights Commission which had intervened in the case.A copy of the Opinion can be found here.