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  • About DAS Group

    DAS Group UK has been a pioneer of the legal expenses insurance market since the concept was first introduced to the UK in 1975. DAS provides protection against unforeseen legal costs to millions of families and motorists, and hundreds of thousands of businesses every year, offering both before-the-event and after-the-event insurance products and a range of telephone advice and assistance services, including the flagship legal advice service.

    DAS is an authorised and regulated insurance company, based in Bristol, with offices in London, Manchester and Bedwas, South Wales, as well as subsidiaries in Arundel, Dublin and Toronto. DAS employs some 600 staff and has become one of the UK's leading specialist insurers.

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How veganism could soon be protected by law

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In March this year, an employment tribunal will have the task of deciding whether veganism is protected by law.

The case in question features Jordi Casamitjana, a vegan who is claiming discrimination following dismissal from his job at The League Against Cruel Sports.

He claims that he was dismissed after raising concerns that his employer’s pension fund invested in companies that tested on animals. He claims he was unfairly disciplined and the decision to dismiss him was because of his belief in ethical veganism.

To read the full article from DAS Law’s Emyr Gwynne-Thomas, click the link below….