Friday Round Up in Ireland 26/01/2024

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 26 January 2024
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Issues covered: IBEC, AI, DEI, Racist Discrimination, Domestic Violence Leave, Ableism, Mediahuis

This week's top 5:

  1. Is employment law ready for AI?
  2. IBEC call for a halt in employment improvements wrong and shameful
  3. Accidental entrepreneurs’: Gen Zers don’t want to be side hustlers – but there are no jobs
  4. A tribunal has thrown out claims of racist discrimination taken by a homeless academic with a "sense of entitlement"
  5. County Fermanagh man has received £75,000 after his former employer settled an age discrimination case

And in other news…………. In his latest episode, Barry Phillips discusses how AI helps Human Resources professionals talk to a multilingual workforce. Listen here:


  1. Case Law Review
  2. AI and Employment Law
  3. Cost of Living
  4. Legislative
  5. Care worker secures €27,000

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