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De Souza v Vinci Construction UK Ltd [EAT] 20.03.15 (Unreported)

Disability discrimination - Amount of compensation - Award of damages to employee for personal injury and injury to feelings - Whether uplift applying. HELD that the Court of Appeal judgment in Simmons v Castle to apply a 10 per cent uplift to general damages awards in civil claims for pain or suffering did not apply to personal injury awards or awards for injury to feelings in employment tribunal discrimination claims.

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Category: Employment » Disability discrimination; Remedies. Keyword(s): Damages. Area(s) of law: Employment.

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