Burden of proof in sex discrimination case - Otero Ramos v Servizo Galego de Saude, Instituto Nacional de la Seguridad Social (2017) (C-531/15) [ECJ] 19.10.17 (Unreported)
Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 92/85/EEC — Article 4(1) — Protection of the safety and health of workers — Breastfeeding worker — Risk assessment of her work — Challenged by the worker concerned — Directive 2006/54/EC — Article 19 — Equal treatment — Discrimination on grounds of sex — Burden of proof - Ruling concerning the rules which placed the burden of proof on the respondent in cases where the applicant claimed that the principle of equal treatment had not been applied to them on grounds of sex.Link to judgment
Category: Employment » Sex discrimination. Keyword(s): Evidence; Burden of proof. Area(s) of law: Employment.