CASE REFS: 29/04 FET
CLAIMANT: Doctor John Edmund Moore
RESPONDENT: Food Safety Promotion Board
The decision of the Tribunal is that an amendment to 29/04 FET is allowed to include a claim of race discrimination. The claim of sex discrimination in 2914/04 is not an amendment. It is outside the statutory time limit and the Tribunal does not exercise its discretion to extend the time limit.
Constitution of Tribunal:
Chairman: Mrs Price (Vice President)
The claimant was represented by Ms S Bradley, Barrister-at-Law, instructed by The Equality Commission.
The respondent was represented by Mr W Atkinson, Barrister-at-Law, instructed by Carson McDowell, Solicitors.
(i) is the originating application, 29/04, capable of amendment?;
(ii) if not, is the application to amend within time?; and
(iii) if not, is it just and equitable to extend the time limit?
Claim for sex discrimination
Date and place of hearing: 20 January 2006, Belfast
Date decision recorded in register and issued to parties: