Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 280 (Mar)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities
Judge:

Judges Rodríguez Iglesias, Jann, Macken, Colneric (Presidents of Chambers), Gulmann, La Pergola (Rapporteur), Schintgen and Skouris

Judgment Dates: 19 March 2002

Catchwords

European Community - Equality of treatment of men and women - Access to employment and working conditions - Derogation from principle of equal treatment - Subsidised nursery scheme - Subsidised nursery places being made available by Ministry to its staff - Places being reserved only for children of female officials except in cases of emergency being determined by employer - Whether subsidised nursery scheme only for children of female officials except in cases of emergency infringing principle of equality of treatment - Council Directive (EEC) 76/207, arts 2(1) and 2(4).

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