PPF compensation cap deemed age discriminatory

James Phillips
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It is the third instance of the compensation being questioned in court in the last two years
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It is the third instance of the compensation being questioned in court in the last two years

The compensation caps applied by the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) have been deemed age discriminatory by the High Court in another slap down of the lifeboat regime.

A judicial review of the policy declared that applying the compensation cap for those under normal pension age "gave rise to unlawful discrimination on the grounds of age". In a summary of the judgment,...

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