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Case Law C-81/12 (25/04/2013)

Type: Judgment

Authority: European Authorities: Euopean Union' Court of Justice

Date: 04/25/2013

Subject: According to the Court, homophobic statements by the “patron” of a professional football club may shift the burden of proof on the club to prove that it does not have a discriminatory recruitment policy. The appearance of discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation may be refuted with a body of consistent evidence, without interfering with the right to privacy.

Parties: Asociaţia ACCEPT

Classification: Freedoms - Art. 7 Privacy - Equality - Art. 21 Non discrimination

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