Section 13-9 The effects of breach of the discrimination prohibition

(1) Anyone who has been discriminated against in contravention of section 13-1 may claim redress and compensation regardless of whether the employer can be blamed for the discrimination. Such compensation shall cover financial loss resulting from the discrimination. Compensation for damage of a non-pecuniary nature shall be stipulated in the amount that is found reasonable in view of the extent and nature of the damage, the circumstances of the parties and other facts of the case.

(2) Provisions laid down in collective pay agreements, contracts of employment, regulations, bylaws, etc., that are in contravention of the provisions of this chapter shall not be valid.