Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 9/11/2018

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 9 November 2018
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Highlights this week: The big news this week is in relation to internal investigations and disciplinary proceedings - the Court of Appeal has issued the decision of Iarnród Éireann / Irish Rail v Barry McKelvey, a case that questions the much-debated 2017 High Court decision of Lyons v Longford Westmeath ETB. Notably, the recent judgment suggests the Lyons decision was incorrect in respect of entitlement to legal representation. Loughlin Deegan, Partner in the ByrneWallace Employment Team,  has reviewed the Court of Appeal’s noteworthy judgement, questioning whether it has brought clarity in respect of the right to cross-examine.

Also this week, the Minister of State for Equality,

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