15 May, 2023

Ampersand silk helps secure important outcome in discrimination case for MP

Ampersand’s Aidan O’Neill KC produced a comprehensive opinion on the Equality Act, which has helped Joanna Cherry KC MP successfully argue a discrimination case against The Stand Comedy Club. The comedy club had threatened to pull an Edinburgh Fringe show featuring Joanna Cherry, reversed its decision.

Instructed by David McKie of Levy & McRae, the positive response from The Stand was the result of a focused letter and Counsel’s Opinion, leading to an early, quick and amicable resolution.

The client published the letter and Senior Counsel’s Opinion that can be viewed here and here.


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