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29/10/2009

Judgment in case C-63/08 - Virginie Pontin v T-Comalux SA

Reference for a preliminary ruling from the Tribunal du Travail (Labour Court) d’Esch-sur-Alzette (Luxembourg)


Social policy – Protection of pregnant workers and workers who have recently given birth or are breastfeeding – Directive 92/85/EEC – Articles 10 and 12 – Prohibition of dismissal from the beginning of pregnancy until the end of maternity leave – Judicial protection of rights enjoyed by individuals under Community law – Equal treatment for men and women - Directive 76/207/EEC - Article 2(7), third subparagraph – Less favourable treatment of a woman related to pregnancy or maternity leave – Restriction of remedies available to women dismissed during pregnancy

author(s): Court of Justice (Third Chamber)
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