Review of Recent NI Decisions

Posted in : Supplementary Case Law NI on 12 January 2010


Linda Penton v Northern Ireland Court Service Case Ref No 2166/02

DDA; downgrading is deemed a reasonable adjustment

The claimant is a civil servant, employed by the Northern Ireland Court Service and her claims of disability discrimination, unfair dismissal, and unlawful deductions from wages were unanimously dismissed by the Tribunal in a decision issued 22nd December 2009. A previous hearing before another tribunal was aborted and an award of costs was made against the Claimant in the amount of £4,300.

The case had been relisted for hearing and was due to be heard in November 2006.

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