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19/01/2010

Judgment in case C-555/07 - Seda Kücükdeveci v Swedex GmbH & Co.KG

Reference for a preliminary ruling from the Landesarbeitsgericht Düsseldorf (Germany)


Principle of non-discrimination on grounds of age – Directive 2000/78/EC – National legislation on dismissal not taking into account the period of employment completed before the employee reaches the age of 25 for calculating the notice period – Justification for the measure – National legislation contrary to the directive – Role of the national court

author(s): Court of Justice of the EU (Grand Chamber)
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