Month: June 2016

Supreme Court rules on nationality discrimination and people trafficking

The Supreme Court has unanimously dismissed the appellants’ appeals, in cases considering whether the mistreatment of persons because of their positions as vulnerable migrant domestic workers dependent on their employers for their continued employment and residence in the UK constituted race discrimination, contrary to the Equality Act 2010. The appellant in the first appeal was […]

Road to Rio: Arbitration in Sport

This is the sixth article in our ‘Road to Rio’ article series. Over the coming months we will be discussing some of the key legal issues in sport, whilst looking ahead to the Rio Olympics and Paralympics this summer. This week, Nicholas Randall QC discusses the role of arbitration in sport and how English courts approach […]