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ECJ judgment on definition of worker - Fenoll v Centre d'aide par le travail La Jouvene, Association de parents et d'amis de personnes handicapees mentales (APEI) d'Avignon (2015) (C-316/13) [ECJ] 06.03.16 (Unreported)

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Social policy — Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union — Article 31(2) — Directive 2003/88/EC — Article 7 — Concept of a ‘worker’ — Person with disabilities — Right to paid annual leave — National legislation contrary to EU law — Role of the national court. HELD that a person placed in a work rehabilitation centre could be classified as a "worker" within the meaning of Directive 2003/88 art.7 and thus be entitled to paid annual leave.

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Category: Employment » Disability discrimination. Area(s) of law: Employment; Public Sector.

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