Bossa v Nordstress Ltd: EAT 13 Mar 1998

The defendant company had refused to employ the complainant at Heathrow on the basis that he was Italian, and relied upon exemptions in the 1976 Act.
Held: A Statutory provision which permitted discrimination against a worker employed in Europe operated against the Treaty obligation to afford free movement of workers and is to be ignored.


Times 13-Mar-1998


Race Relations Act 1976 8, EC Treaty Art 48

Discrimination, European

Updated: 18 May 2022; Ref: scu.78497