RITICAL ASSESSMENT OF THE OPERATION OF EQUALITY LEGISLATION

The purpose of the essay is to demonstrate an understanding of the equality legislation by mounting a critical appraisal of its operation and effectivness.

in this essay you must discuss;

1. how the laws have worked to defend people against discrimination,give examples which relate to specific cases under the Equal Status Acts and the Employment Equality acts;

2.what issues have arisen from the case law, give examples

3.what do you consider are the benifits and challenges with the operation of the legislation.

4.what are the implications of these benifits and challenges for ADVOCATES.

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BENIFITS AND CHALENGES OF LEGLISATION…ETC

9 GROUNDS FOR A CASE ETC

TYPES OF DISCRIMINATION

you are required to access the following websites and use relevant information.
Annual Report 2006; section called Case work report.
2.case reports contained in each edition of the EQUALITY NEWS newsletter downloadable from the above website.

Employment equality Information
2.equal status Information
3. Equality legislation and reviews 2006,
issues specific to equal status act 2000-2004.
Issues specific to employment equality act 1998-2204.

NEED TO GIVE 2 EXAMPLES OF CASES; IN EQUAL STATUS ACT AND EMPLOYMENT EQUALITY ACT AND SHOW UNDERSTANDING OF BOTHS ACTS…

you can go over the number of words if necessary….

it is important to
RELATE THE ESSAY TO THE WORK OF AN ADVOCAT.