equality



Equal Pay Act at 50: Female lawyers reflect on lack of progress and fears for future

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act being enacted in England and Wales. 

Published 29 May 2020

The Next 100 Years: New national project to take action on equality for women in law

The team behind the First 100 Years has launched its latest project, The Next 100 Years, dedicated to achieving equality for women in law.

Published 3 March 2020

Jack Boyle: 2020 starts with a bang for employment law

The Employment Tribunal has held that ethical veganism falls within scope of Equality Act 2010. Jack Boyle explains what happened.

Published 6 January 2020

Misgendering trans people not protected as philosophical belief, tribunal rules

The belief that sex is "biologically immutable" and transgender people should be treated and referred to as the sex they were assigned at birth is not a protected philosophical belief under the Equality Act 2010, a tribunal has ruled.

Published 20 December 2019

Legislation to improve housing rights for disabled people

New legislation will make it easier for disabled people to make communal areas around their home more accessible.

Published 9 December 2019