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Employment Law Update: 12 Employment Tips for Christmas
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • December 8 2016

With preparations in full swing for the festive season, we review typical workplace issues commonly faced by employers at this time of year and


Employment law implications of new fitness & probity regime
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 16 2012

Our last update outlined details of the new fitness and probity regime recently introduced by the Central Bank of Ireland (the Central Bank


Employment Law & Benefits: 2015 Review
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 6 2016

2015 was a busy year for employment law in Ireland. Highlights include the commencement of the Workplace Relations Act, 2015 and the largest ever


Mandatory retirement ages
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 9 2013

This article is a follow on from our article appearing in the November 2011 Employment Law and Benefits Update, 'Retirement Age: Latest Update from


Guidance on Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Act, 2012
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 9 2013

This article is a follow on from our May 2012 e-zine ‘Agency Directive Update’ which introduced legislation to protect agency workers namely the Protection


Domestic Workers, Au Pairs and the Thorny Problem of Employment Rights
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • March 10 2016

On 8 March 2016, the Workplace Relations Commission (“WRC”) awarded 9,229 to a Spanish au pair on the grounds that her employer had breached aspects


Equal Pay for Equal Work?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • April 5 2016

The UK Government has published draft regulations which propose to introduce mandatory gender pay gap reporting. Similar ideas have recently been


Employee seeks court order in relation to post-termination restrictive covenant
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • June 13 2013

The decision in question came in the case of Octavio Hernandez v Vodafone Ireland Limited 2013 IEHC 70. Mr. Hernandez worked for Vodafone from


Collective bargaining 100 year anniversary to spark new battle?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 9 2013

2013 marks the 100 year anniversary of the 1913 Lockout where, at its height, 300 businesses and up to 20,000 workers were "locked out" by their employers


Technology in the workplace
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • September 23 2015

Technology has changed the way we communicate, the way we inform ourselves and the way we do business. When people talk about technology in the