Galway Mayo Institute of Technology v Vlad Teleanca [2018]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Discrimination, Recruitment and Selection
Issues covered: Section 83(1), Employment Equality Acts, 1998 to 2015; Discrimination on Grounds of Race

This case involved a complaint of discrimination on the ground of race regarding getting a job, promotion, training and terms and conditions of employment. The complainant contended that he had been treated differently to other colleagues as he was a Romanian. He identified a number of comparators in support of his case and claimed that had been continuously discriminated since 2000 when he commenced employment. He claimed that two of his comparators were facilitated with hours in their areas of expertise and they had less replacement modules than he had. He also claimed that he had applied for over twenty lecturing posts but had only been short-listed for interview on a number of

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This article is correct at 18/07/2018

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