Choosing the Correct Forum and Avoiding Duplication of ProceedingsPosted in : Comyn Kelleher Tobin on Employment Law Precedents on 13 February 2015
Today’s article looks at Ciaran Culkin v Sligo County Council, a case which highlights the importance of electing the correct forum in which to prosecute a Plaintiff’s claim and avoid duplication of proceedings.
Case Name And Reference: Ciaran Culkin –v- Sligo County Council  IEHC 46, Judgment of Kearns P, 6th February 2015.
Court Or Tribunal: High Court
Jurisdiction/Subject Matter: Duplication of proceedings – Equality Tribunal complaint and Personal Injury proceedings.
Mr Culkin worked as an engineer in Sligo County Council (“the Council”) for 39 years until he retired
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