Discrimination Archives – BDBF LLP

Do NDAs stop finance employees from flagging workplace discrimination

There is ongoing concern about the use of NDAs to silence victims of sexual harassment and assault. In this article for the Financial Reporter, BDBF Partner, Claire Dawson, looks at the protection individuals have if they speak up about discrimination and harassment after signing an NDA.

Diversifying the boardroom

On 12 March 2021, the Parker Review Committee published its update report setting out its survey results of FTSE 100 companies on the ethnic diversity of their boards.

International Women’s Day 2021

Today is International Women’s Day.  All over the world organisations and communities are gearing up to celebrate women’s achievements and rally for equality.

Key employment rights afforded to women on maternity leave

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Senior Associate, Emily Plosker examines one of the key employment rights afforded to women on maternity leave and looks at proposals to improve the position of pregnant women and new mothers in the workplace.