North Tipperary County Council v Ryan [2014]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
  • Decision Number
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    A-Typical Working, Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Industrial Relations Acts, 1946 to 90; S.15(1), Protection of Employees (Fixed-Term Work) Act 2003; Time Limits

This case has a useful summary of laws relating to time limits for submitting claims to enforce employment rights. This case involved fixed term contracts and alleged penalisation for attempting to enforce rights in relation to contracts of an indefinite duration. Unfortunately for the claimant, he submitted his claim almost two years after his employment ended.

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