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Discrimination Law Conference 2024 (online)
February 23 9:00 am - 4:30 pm£48
This high-profile annual conference gives trade unions, law centres, CAB and other voluntary organisations the chance to hear from leading barristers about the latest legislative developments and landmark equality cases.
We are delighted to announce the following programme for the Discrimination Law Conference 2024:
In the chair: Michael Rubenstein, Editor, Industrial Relations Law Reports
09.30 Welcome address
Paul Nowak, General Secretary, TUC
09.45 Sex and race discrimination: recent case law
Karon Monaghan KC, Matrix Chambers
10.40 Pregnancy, maternity and parental rights
Rachel Crasnow KC, Cloisters Chambers
11.35 Disability discrimination: recent developments
Rebecca Tuck KC, Old Square Chambers
12.30 Age discrimination: new cases
Deshpal Panesar KC, Old Square Chambers
14.00 Equal pay: latest developments
Andrew Short KC, Outer Temple Chambers
14.50 Religion or belief discrimination and sexual orientation discrimination: where the law now stands
Claire Darwin KC, Matrix Chambers
15.45 Social class discrimination: the next frontier for discrimination law?
Professor Geraldine Van Bueren KC, British Institute of International and Comparative Law
16.30 Close of conference
The programme is devised and chaired by Michael Rubenstein.
The cost for trade unions, law centres, CAB and other voluntary organisations is £48 per delegate. Other organisations may be able to book a place for this conference at a higher commercial rate via Michael Rubenstein Conferences Ltd.
For more information visit: Michael Rubenstein Conferences | Employment Law and Discrimination Law Conferences
This event will be held online, and registered delegates will receive a pack (via email/ link) with material provided by our speakers.
Please note we will not accept any bookings for this event without payment in advance and that we can currently only accept payments for this event online. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Bookings will close on 20 February 2024, but please ensure you book in good time so as not to miss out on this prestigious event. The full event will be subtitled, but please do let us know if you have any other accessibility requirements for this event.
All sessions will be chaired by Michael Rubenstein who will select from submitted questions on the day. The full event will be subtitled with BSL interpretation.