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The Philp Lee Guide to: Hiring

Posted in: The Employment Law Cheat Sheet (by Philip Lee) on 19/04/2021 Do employers have a free hand when deciding who to hire? Largely. There is a prohibition on discrimination in hiring staff but that aside, Irish employers can generally choose who they wish to employ. What is the prohibition on discrimination? The Employment Equality Act, 1998 prohibits discrimina...
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Discrimination and Equality Recruitment and Selection
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The Employment Law Cheat Sheet to Probation

Posted in: The Employment Law Cheat Sheet (by Philip Lee) on 22/02/2021 What is probation? Probation is a period of time at the beginning of the employment relationship during which the employer assesses whether the employee is suitable for permanent employment. It’s common to refer to this as the new employee’s “probationary period”. How long do probationary period...
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Contracts of Employment