Conversion therapy for LGBT people is set to be banned in Northern Ireland under plans agreed between ministers yesterday.
Published 9 September 2020
A transgender woman has won a landmark employment discrimination case in China after being fired for taking leave for sex reassignment surgery.
Published 13 July 2020
Leman Solicitors has collaborated with the DCU Centre of Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion on a new video series about LGBTQI+ inclusion in sport.
Published 15 June 2020
The OUTLaw Network has announced a series of webinars and online social events to mark "a Pride month like no other".
Published 12 June 2020
Ireland's gender recognition laws could be extended to children and non-binary people under proposals reportedly being discussed in government formation talks.
Published 2 June 2020
Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis has come under pressure to allow same-sex couples in Northern Ireland to have religious marriages and convert their existing civil partnerships to a marriage.
Published 27 May 2020
Same-sex female couples will be recognised as the co-parents of children born through donor-assisted human reproduction under a legal framework finally brought into force.
Published 5 May 2020
A lesbian judge in the USA has been disciplined for flying a rainbow flag in her courtroom.
Published 17 April 2020
A same-sex couple who married in England but were treated as civil partners on their return to Northern Ireland were discriminated against, the Court of Appeal in Belfast has ruled.
Published 16 April 2020
The UK is not legally obliged to offer a gender-neutral passport option to people who identify as neither male nor female, the Court of Appeal in London has ruled.
Published 11 March 2020
Stephen Kirwan, solicitor at KOD Lyons, explores the pitfalls and uncertainties remaining under Ireland's gender recognition laws.
Published 27 February 2020
A transgender woman supported by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland has settled a sex discrimination case against retailer Debenhams for £9,000 with no admission of liability.
Published 16 January 2020
Same-sex couples in Northern Ireland can give notice of their intent to form a civil marriage to the General Register Office for Northern Ireland from today following a change in the law last summer.
Published 13 January 2020
Arthur Cox has been shortlisted for an award recognising champions of the LGBT+ community.
Published 8 January 2020
The belief that sex is "biologically immutable" and transgender people should be treated and referred to as the sex they were assigned at birth is not a protected philosophical belief under the Equality Act 2010, a tribunal has ruled.
Published 20 December 2019