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#Gender Discrimination

# gender-discrimination - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Primary school told to pay €94,000 to deputy principal in gender discrimination case
# WRC
# WRC

Primary school told to pay €94,000 to deputy principal in gender discrimination case

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:10 PM 52,977 Views 75 Comments

The WRC said the school had discriminated against her in the interview process for a principal post.

# gender-discrimination - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Woman loses WRC challenge as it's found golf club entitled to run gender-specific 'open' competitions
# WRC
# WRC

Woman loses WRC challenge as it's found golf club entitled to run gender-specific 'open' competitions

Oct 6th 2018, 4:00 PM 28,835 Views 0 Comments

The club changed its policy after the woman complained, and offered her a free meal by way of apology.

# gender-discrimination - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Golfer loses discrimination case against Co Wicklow club which held male-only competition
# Gender Discrimination
# Gender Discrimination

Golfer loses discrimination case against Co Wicklow club which held male-only competition

Jul 18th 2018, 3:24 PM 33,633 Views 2 Comments

The woman, who described herself as a “keen golfer”, took the case after being refused entry to the open day because of her gender.

# gender-discrimination - Monday 15 December, 2014

'Pink tax' on products aimed at women should be boycotted - Senator
# Unfair
# Unfair

'Pink tax' on products aimed at women should be boycotted - Senator

Dec 15th 2014, 4:24 PM 16,870 Views 92 Comments

Labour’s Lorraine Higgins says it’s an example of “gender price discrimination”.

# gender-discrimination - Monday 17 November, 2014

University ordered to pay €70k to lecturer passed over for promotion
# Gender Discrimination
# Gender Discrimination

University ordered to pay €70k to lecturer passed over for promotion

Nov 17th 2014, 9:50 PM 22,093 Views 37 Comments

Dr Micheline Sheehy-Skeffington, who lectures in botany, was discriminated against on the grounds of gender, it was found.

# gender-discrimination - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Gender discrimination is biggest barrier to work promotions for women
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Gender discrimination is biggest barrier to work promotions for women

Mar 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 9,177 Views 49 Comments

In a survey, both male and female professionals said demanding family commitments was the reason for not taking up the opportunity.

# gender-discrimination - Monday 15 October, 2012

Car insurance premiums for female drivers set to soar after December
# Car Insurance
# Car Insurance

Car insurance premiums for female drivers set to soar after December

Oct 15th 2012, 6:51 AM 10,217 Views 74 Comments

New European Commission rules will mean that insurers can no longer take gender into consideration when assessing customers.

# gender-discrimination - Friday 12 October, 2012

Men get paid 21% more than women in the private sector
# Gender Discrimination
# Gender Discrimination

Men get paid 21% more than women in the private sector

Oct 12th 2012, 3:58 PM 5,802 Views 67 Comments

The gender gap is 8 per cent higher in the private sector than the public sector.

# gender-discrimination - Monday 3 September, 2012

India's parliament passes law protecting women from workplace harassment
# India
# India

India's parliament passes law protecting women from workplace harassment

Sep 3rd 2012, 1:34 PM 3,837 Views 11 Comments

The bill requires all workplaces in the rapidly industrialising country to have a formal complaints system for harassment allegations.

# gender-discrimination - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Column: Gender quotas do women no favours – and undermine democracy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Gender quotas do women no favours – and undermine democracy

Nov 22nd 2011, 7:30 AM 7,479 Views 58 Comments

Yes, we need more women in politics – but gender quotas go against everything our democracy stands for, writes Labour TD Joanna Tuffy.

# gender-discrimination - Monday 20 June, 2011

US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart
# Wal-Mart
# Wal-Mart

US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart

Jun 20th 2011, 10:02 PM 777 Views 4 Comments

The court votes 5-4 to block a billion-dollar lawsuit, because there are simply too many women looking to take part in it.

# gender-discrimination - Tuesday 17 August, 2010

Discriminated woman awarded €100,000
# Equality
# Equality

Discriminated woman awarded €100,000

Aug 17th 2010, 11:49 AM 874 Views 0 Comments

The Equality Tribunal rules in favour of former hotel manager Denise Batt