The use of non-disclosure agreements in discrimination cases Contents

Formal minutes

Wednesday 5 June 2019

Members present:

Mrs Maria Miller, in the Chair

Tonia Antoniazzi 

Angela Crawley 

Philip Davies 

 

Stephanie Peacock  

Jess Phillips 

 

The following declarations of interests relating to the inquiry were made:

12 December 2018

Specialist Advisor, Marian Bloodworth, declared the following interests: Deputy Chair, Employment Lawyers Association. Co-Chair, Consultation, Legislation Advice Committee for CityHR, a London-based association for HR Professionals.

3 April 2019

Chair of the Committee Mrs Maria Miller, declared the following interest: Her husband, Iain Miller, is a partner at Kingsley Napley LLP, is a recognised expert in legal services regulation and has in the past acted for the Solicitors Regulation Authority and now advises solicitors and law firms on their regulatory obligations.

Draft Report (The use of non-disclosure agreements in discrimination cases), proposed by the Chair, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 148 read and agreed to.

Summary agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Ninth Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chair make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That embargoed copies of the Report be made available (Standing Order No. 134).

Part of the following written evidence was ordered to be reported to the House for publication.

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NDA0098 Pregnant then screwed

NDA0094 Melanie Newman

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NDA0060 Mrs Elizabeth Sullivan

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[Adjourned till Wednesday 12 June 2019 at 9.30 a.m.





Published: 11 June 2019