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ECJ Judgment Confirms That Ryanair Employment Disputes May Be Heard In Foreign Courts
  • William Fry
  • Belgium, European Union, Ireland
  • September 15 2017

The ECJ has ruled on 14 September 2017, in a case relating to six Belgium-based Ryanair employees, that a jurisdiction clause which sought to prevent


Employer Access to Instant Messaging - Barbulescu Revisited by the ECHR
  • William Fry
  • European Union
  • September 6 2017

The right of employers to access the private messages of their employees was clarified yesterday after the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR


Primeo v HSBC: Caymen Court Delivers Madoff Judgment
  • William Fry
  • Cayman Islands
  • September 4 2017

On 23 August 2017, the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands delivered a landmark judgment in Primeo Fund (in Official Liquidation) (Primeo) v Bank of


Primeo v HSBC: Cayman Court Delivers Madoff Judgment
  • William Fry
  • Cayman Islands
  • September 4 2017

On 23 August 2017, the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands delivered a landmark judgment in Primeo Fund (in Official Liquidation) (Primeo) v Bank of


Forced Retirement Deemed a Discriminatory Termination
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • September 1 2017

In a recent case before the Workplace Relations Commission, A Bookkeeper v A Retail Business (ADJ-5391), the Adjudication Officer held that the


Prospective Employee Dismissed for Inadequate Leaving Certificate Results
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • August 16 2017

In the recent High Court decision of Genockey v The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland (2017 IEHC 498), a successful job applicant was


Key steps in Dealing with "Dawn-Raids" by Irish and EU Competition Regulators andor Central Bank
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland
  • July 31 2017

On 4 July 2017, a number of companies acting in the Irish motor insurance sector were subject to "dawn raids" by the European Commission


Establishing a Third Country Insurance Branch in Ireland - A Potential Post-Brexit Solution for UK Insurers?
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 31 2017

The Solvency II regime facilitates a non-EEA insurer establishing a branch operation in an EEA Member State subject to meeting specific regulatory


The End of the Road for Setanta - Supreme Court Finds the Insurance Compensation Fund Liable
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • July 31 2017

The background to this case is that when Setanta Insurance Company Limited (In Liquidation) ("Setanta"), a Maltese registered insurer, collapsed it


824,794 Award For Discrimination Against Female Army Captain
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • July 18 2017

In a recent case before the High Court, Byrne v Minister for Defence & Ors, a female Army Captain was awarded 824,794 on foot of a 2016 judicial