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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


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


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


Publication of government summer legislation programme
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • April 23 2013

The Government has published its Summer Legislation Programme 2013. We have set out below some of the most significant legislation coming down the


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


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


Further update on the Parental Leave Regulations
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • March 19 2013

By way of further update to last week's article on the Parental Leave Regulations, the Regulations have now been published and will be formally


BYOD what's all the fuss about?
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 24 2013

The latest hot topic in terms of IT usage in the workplace is the ever so trendy "Bring your own Device" policy (BYOD). BYOD, not to be confused with


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


Exceptional Collective Redundancies legislation extended
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 28 2013

The Exceptional Collective Redundancies legislation has been extended for a further three years to 7 May 2016. The Act is designed to prevent a