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Largest pay-out to date under temporary agency workers legislation

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • February 25 2014

In the recent determination, Team Obair v Robert Costello, the Labour Court set aside a decision of the Rights Commissioner and awarded the claimant

Advocate General’s opinion in Lock v British Gas does not have the same implications for Irish law

  • Matheson
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 25 2014

In the Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union's ("CJEU") recent opinion in Lock v British Gas Trading Limited, it was

12 month garden leave upheld as reasonable by UK courts

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 25 2014

In November 2013, the English High Court held in JM Finn & Co Ltd v Holliday (2013 EWHC 3450) that a garden leave covenant of 12 months' duration

New court jurisdiction limits

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • February 25 2014

The changes to the monetary jurisdictions of the civil courts provided for in Section 2(1) and Part 3 of the Courts and Civil Law (Miscellaneous

Landmark High Court decision provides clarity on the duties of pension scheme trustees

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 10 2014

Matheson represented The Trustees of the Element Six Contributory Pension Plan in successfully defending a claim taken against them by 128 members of

It’s good to talk

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • July 31 2013

The High Court has recently issued judgment in the case of Tangney and Ors v Dell Products, Limerick. This was an appeal on a point of law from a

Age discrimination

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • July 31 2013

The Labour Court recently issued its recommendation in the case of Hospira v Roper and Others. This decision has clarified the law relating to

Protection of employee pension benefits in insolvency

  • Matheson
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • July 31 2013

The Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) delivered its judgment in Hogan & Others v. Minister for Social and Family Affairs, Ireland

Only one bite at the cherry

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • July 31 2013

On return from a combination of sick leave and maternity leave in 2008, Marie Cunningham instituted a claim for gender discrimination against her

Employer successfully defends constructive dismissal claim

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • March 27 2013

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has ruled in favour of an employer in a highly-publicised case in which a former employee who resigned from her