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Important New Case on Bullying in the Workplace
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 22 2015

The Court of Appeal has just delivered an important decision concerning bullying in the workplace. Judgment in Ruffley v The Board of Management of


Bankruptcy (Amendment) Act 2015
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • February 5 2016

On 25 December 2015 the Bankruptcy (Amendment) Act 2015 (the “2015 Act”) was signed into Irish law. Its purpose is to create a more rehabilitative


Financial claims - statute of limitations clarified
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 7 2012

The Supreme Court has clarified the rules governing the period of time within which a person who proposes to sue a bank for financial loss must act: broadly speaking, the claim must be brought within six years of the date on which the alleged loss occurred but the clock does not start to tick while there is only a “mere possibility” of loss in a case


International Aviation - Clearing the Skies
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Global, Ireland
  • December 21 2015

The Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment adopted at Cape Town on 16 November 2001 (the “Cape Town Convention”) provides for the


Payment of Wages Act Claims - Alive and Kicking...
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 15 2016

There was widespread reporting recently of two Employment Appeals Tribunal (“EAT”) cases concerning two hospital consultants and their claims against


Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements Brought into Force
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Global, Ireland
  • January 8 2016

Ireland has recently enacted the Choice of Court (Hague Convention) Act 2015 which gives effect to The Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements


Mobile app push notifications - the next frontier in direct marketing?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • August 13 2015

As mobile applications come to dominate users' consumption of digital media, mobile application developers are increasingly focusing on how to keep


The Importance of Focus - Recent UK High Court Decision Highlights the Importance of Planning in Large Scale Discoveries
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 21 2016

In a recent decision of the English High Court of Justice Chancery Division, the Defendant was criticised for the approach and methodology it had


Retirement ages a thing of the past?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • March 31 2015

Are employers entitled to impose compulsory retirement ages and, if so, how are employers who do have compulsory retirement ages responding to


Diplomaticsovereign immunity in employment cases
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • March 31 2015

Until recent years, the position with respect to claims of employees by diplomatic agents missions in Ireland was fairly clear; in most cases where