A one-day conference NUT Hamilton House, London
9.30am – 4.00pm
About the Conference
Many thanks to all the delegates who braved a very chilly London to attend our Equality and Discrimination event. Our seven experts covered a wide range of topics, as outlined on the programme on the left, and a detailed report of the conference has been written by Roger Jeary here.
All conference papers are available below, as well as pictures and – for subscribers only – audio downloads
Subscribers can download audio of the presentations here. We apologise that a technical fault means we are only able to provide recordings of the afternoon presentations on this occasion.
Baroness Margaret Prosser, previous Deputy Chair, EHRC What next for the Equality and Human Rights Commission?
Aileen McColgan and Karon Monaghan, Matrix Chambers The Public Sector Equality Duty and Positive Action
Emma Tamer, Thompsons Solicitors Justifying direct age discrimination: case law precedents
Victoria Phillips, Thompsons Solicitors Equalities in an age of austerity
Muriel Robinson, Independent Legal Professional Dual discrimination: the significance of delaying Section 14
Elizabeth Stephenson, Pattison and Brewer Solicitors Unfair dismissals and trade union activities
Sally Brett, TUC The Equality Agenda: a view from the TUC
3:45 Questions and Discussion