Sexual orientation is not a reason to terminate a contract with a self-employed worker, says Advocate General of the CJEU
Today, the Advocate General of the CJEU has issued an opinion in the case of J.K. vs the Polish public broadcaster company TP, stating that discrimination based on sexual orientation in employment is not acceptable under EU law.
Where are my rights? These essential maps chart the recognition of LGBTI people across the globe
Every year, ILGA-Europe publishes our Rainbow Map, charting LGBTI rights in 49 European countries. But we’re not the only benchmarking map on the scene. From sexual orientation laws in the world to inclusive churches in Europe, these charts depict the state of LGBTI rights and more across the world.
Voices of ILGA-Europe: Meet Italian legal eagle, Emiliano Ganzarolli
The Court of Justice of the European Union has just made a landmark decision, saying that a lawyer who declared that he would never hire a “homosexual” person in his law firm was discriminating under an EU employment directive. Meet activist Emiliano Ganzarolli, from the powerhouse group of LGBT lawyers who took the case.
M.T. v. France
Refusal to grant asylum/ Risk of persecution based on sexual orientation
Equality for All
The proposed Directive, if adopted, will extend the protection from discrimination on the grounds of religion or belief, disability, age, or sexual orientation to the […]