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Age discrimination update
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • June 24 2014

The Equality Tribunal (the Tribunal) has awarded 12,000 in compensation to a former driver after finding he was discriminatorily dismissed on


Brexit - Implications for Public Policy and Administration in Ireland
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom, European Union
  • October 21 2016

The implications of Brexit for public policy and administration in Ireland are, and will remain for many years, both profound and uncertain.The


Constitutional challenge to legislation regulating Registered Employment Agreements
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 14 2013

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in this challenge to the constitutionality of those provisions of the Industrial Relations Act 1946


Employment Appeals Tribunal upholds dismissal for drinking coffee, in breach of workplace regulation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • November 11 2014

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (the EAT) has dismissed a claim brought by a former employee following her dismissal for gross misconduct after she


Equality Tribunal publishes latest decision on age discrimination and compulsory retirement
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • April 23 2013

The Equality Tribunal recently published its latest decision on the topical issue of age discrimination and compulsory retirement1. In this case


Practical steps to protect your business from competitors
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • August 16 2013

Review all senior andor key employee contracts to ensure that they contain, where appropriate: confidentiality provisions that expressly


High Court - guidance for employers on fair procedures in disciplinary investigations
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • December 18 2013

The High Court delivered two important judgments from an employer's perspective in relation to disciplinary investigations and fair procedures


Parental leave directive transposed
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 12 2013

New parental leave Regulations were signed by the Minister for Justice and Equality on 8 March last. The Regulations are designed to give effect to


Government announces reform of industrial relations legislation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 20 2014

The Government recently announced plans to reform the Industrial Relations Act 2001. It marks part of the Government's commitment to reform this area


Protected Disclosures Bill 2013 update
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • June 17 2014

This legislation, which is expected to be enacted in the coming weeks, will have a significant impact on the way in which employers manage their