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Proposals to Extend the Limitation Period for Complaints to the Financial Services Ombudsman
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • June 9 2017

There are currently two separate bills making their way through the legislative process which propose to extend the limitation period for complaints


Has the Supreme Court Decision in Ruffley Established a Higher Threshold for Bullying?
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • May 31 2017

The eagerly awaited Supreme Court decision in Ruffley v The Board of Management of Saint Anne’s School has now been delivered. The importance of this


Pensions Law Update: Irish Pensions Authority Reflects on 2016 and Plans for the Future
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • May 29 2017

The Pensions Authority has issued a summary of its 2016 regulatory activity and its plans for 2017. We examine the Authority's plans to increase


Financial Services Ombudsman: Proposed new time-frame for complaints
  • Arthur Cox
  • Ireland
  • May 29 2017

On 10 May 2017, the Minister for Finance announced the publication of the Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman Bill 2017. The Bill proposes to


EMIR Changes
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 24 2017

Corporates, smaller financial counterparties and pension scheme arrangements (“PSAs”) stand to benefit if the European Commission’s recent proposal to


Update on Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017
  • Arthur Cox
  • Ireland
  • May 22 2017

The General Scheme of the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017 (the "Bill") was published by the Department of Social Protection on 9 May 2017. The


Employment & Benefits Update: The Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017 - A Saving Grace Or The Final Straw?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • May 18 2017

The Minister for Social Protection recently announced that the Irish Government has approved the publication of the General Scheme of the Social


Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • May 17 2017

On 9 May 2017, the Irish Minister for Social Protection, Leo Varadkar (the "Minister"), announced the publication of The General Scheme of the Social


Time Limits to Complain to Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman to be Extended
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 16 2017

The Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman Bill 2017 was published on 10 May 2017. The purpose of the Bill is to amalgamate the offices of the


Remember your Retirement Clause - Labour Court upholds claim of age discrimination by barman forced to retire.
  • McDowell Purcell
  • Ireland
  • May 11 2017

There is a significant body of case law under Irish law regarding the validity of contractual mandatory retirement. The assessment of claims brought