Claire McCann and Olivia-Faith Dobbie to speak at the ELA conference Discrimination: The Law and Strategy


Claire McCann and Olivia-Faith Dobbie will be speaking on ‘Introduction to concepts of discrimination’ at the ELA  Discrimination: The Law and Strategy Conference on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists , 27 Sussex Place, Regent’s Park London.

Claire and Olivia’s plenary morning session will identify key discrimination concepts, including protected characteristics; direct discrimination; indirect discrimination and the justification defence (including justifying direct age discrimination); harassment and victimisation; an introduction to the additional/ different protections available in connection with disability discrimination and pregnancy and maternity discrimination; who can claim protection; when discrimination is unlawful; who can be liable for discrimination; exceptions and positive action; and the role of the EHRC.

Earn 10 CPD points and take advantage of the early bird discount by booking before 15 February 2016.  

For course details and booking information go to: Discrimination: The Law and Strategy Conference