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Communications monitoring in the workplace a short guide
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • October 23 2014

Unrestricted use of email, social media and file hosting services can have damaging effects on employers' reputation and business. Bullying


Aggressive and tactical enforcement denied: O’Flynn Group v Carbon Finance Limited & others
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • August 15 2014

On 13 August 2014, the Irish High Court gave a judgment which addresses significant issues in examinerships and provides some clarity regarding loan


Recent decision of the Court of Appeal on delay in historic child abuse claims
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • April 21 2015

The new Court of Appeal delivered its judgment in the case of Cassidy v. The Provincialate on 16 April, 2015. The unanimous judgment of the Court was


Data retention in Europe lessons learned?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union
  • March 5 2015

Following the decision of Europe's top court, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") to strike down the Data Protection Directive (the


Interns and your intellectual property: what you need to know
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2014

Last week's blog highlighted the absence of law clarifying the status of interns in Ireland. For IP-rich organisations, this may impact their ability


High Court clips wings of licensing bodies
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • October 7 2014

On 14 August, 2014, the High Court delivered a judgment which will be of significant interest to applicants for licences and licensing bodies alike


‘Right to be forgotten’ goes global
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union
  • December 4 2014

The Article 29 Working Party ("Working Party") - the collection of EU Member States' national data protection authorities ("DPAs") - has issued its


Challenging wind farms
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • January 13 2015

The benefits of renewable energy are obvious, but the High Court in Kelly v An Bord Pleanála made it clear that failure to properly consider the


Employees beware email usage in the workplace
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 9 2014

The UK Employment Appeals Tribunal (the "EAT") has held that the use of emails by an employer discovered in the course of an employee disciplinary


Challenges & changes to enforcement actions & asset management
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • March 2 2015

The Court of Appeal commenced its operations on 5 November 2014. The reason for the establishment of the Court of Appeal was the huge backlog which