Here we list a selection of key cases, reported since 2010, on age discrimination in the workplace, providing a summary of the decision and implications for employers.

EAD Solicitors LLP and others v Abrams | Employment Appeal Tribunal | 5 Jun 2015

Seldon v Clarkson, Wright and Jakes and another | Employment Appeal Tribunal | 13 May 2014

Lockwood v Department of Work and Pensions and another | Court of Appeal | 11 Oct 2014

Jessemey v Rowstock Ltd and another | Court of Appeal | 26 Feb 2014

Homer v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police| Supreme Court | 25 Apr 2012

Woodcock v Cumbria Primary Care Trust | Court of Appeal | 22 Mar 2012

HM Land Registry v Benson and others | Employment Appeal Tribunal | 13 Oct 2011

Prigge v Deutsche Lufthansa AG | European Court of Justice | 13 Sep 2011

O'Reilly v British Broadcasting Corporation and another | Employment Tribunal | 19 Nov 2010

Please note: While every care has been taken in compiling these notes, CIPD cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions. These notes are not intended to be a substitute for specific legal advice.

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