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Springboard injunctions
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 25 2012

A springboard injunction prevents former employees and their new employer from gaining an unlawful head start in competition with their former employer


Recent developments on bonus entitlements in financial institutions
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2012

The area of bonus entitlements in financial institutions is still a source of controversy both in the UK and Ireland at a time when austerity programmes are being adopted by many companies


Deferred remuneration lawful or unlawful?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 29 2013

Deferred remuneration typically involves payment of bonuses to an employee at a later date often only when certain conditions have been fulfilled


New EU rules on pay (including bonus cap) in the financial sector
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 29 2013

New rules imposed by the Fourth Amendment to the EU Capital Requirements Directive, commonly known as CRD IV, which impose, among other things, a


Social media - can your employees take their confidential information with them?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 29 2013

Employers and employees are increasingly promoting themselves and networking through electronic means and social media, for example through Twitter


New regulations on remuneration in the financial sector
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 11 2014

Important restrictions on remuneration imposed by the Fourth Amendment to the EU Capital Requirements Directive, commonly known as CRD IV, which


The Temporary Agency Workers Directive - an update
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • December 22 2011

The deadline for the implementation of the Temporary Agency Workers Directive (2008104EC) (the “Directive”) was 5 December 2011


Important redundancy update employers may now have to consider “bumping”
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2013

Bumping is a relatively well-established concept in the UK and, although not obligatory, a number of UK cases have considered the concept and


Brexit - a legal perspective
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2016

The referendum on the United Kingdom’s continued membership of the European Union must take place before the end of December 2017 but is likely to be


Legislation on Spent Convictions and Vetting is Commenced
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

The Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald TD has signed commencement orders for both the Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and