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Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Development

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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 8/3/2019

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 08/03/2019 What we learned this week: The Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2018 commenced this week - do you have your 5-day statements ready? The Low Pay Commission’s Review of Current Practices in Relation to Tips and Gratuities has been published and "legislation is not necessarily the best way f...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 22/2/2019

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 22/02/2019 What we learned this week: The EU has struck a provisional deal on transparent working conditions for gig-economy workers 63,400 net new jobs were created in Ireland in 2018 The DPC has published guidance on transfers of personal data from Ireland to the UK in the event of a 'No-Deal' Brexit A hi...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 8/2/2019

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 08/02/2019 Highlights this week: A law firm has been ordered to pay nearly €26,000 to a woman who was dismissed because of her age ; the Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman (FSPO) has published 228 legally binding decisions, reached throughout 2018; a new survey claims that three out of four Irish peopl...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 25/1/2019

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 25/01/2019 Highlights this week: Legal Island is delighted to announce the introduction of a brand new course in our eLearning portfolio. Workplace Health & Safety is due to launch on Thursday 31st January 2019... to register your interest see our 'Healthy & Safety Developments' section! There are new...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 11/1/2019

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 10/01/2019 Welcome to our first review email of the year. Here's what's happened since Christmas... Highlights this week: The Public Service Superannuation (Age of Retirement) Bill 2018 came into effect following its signing by the President on 26th of December 2018; there has been an increase in the Nationa...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 20/12/2018

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 20/12/2018 Highlights this week: The Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection has announced that the Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, hailed as one of the most significant pieces of employment legislation in a generation, will commence in the first week of March 2019 once enacted; in a...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 7/12/2018

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 07/12/2018 Highlights this week: Mazars discuss a number of recent developments concerning the employment status of workers; the Government is to bring forward legislation to increase the number of ordinary judges in the Court of Appeal from 9 to 15 to reduce delays in the system; the monthly unemployment rat...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 23/11/2018

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 23/11/2018 Highlights this week: Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty TD, has emphasised that the Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2017, which moved through its second stage in the Seanad this week, is one of the "most significant pieces of employment legislation in ...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 9/11/2018

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 09/11/2018 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 Wes...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 26/10/2018

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 26/10/2018 Highlights this week: The PAYE system, which was first introduced in 1960, is changing to ‘real time’; there are 5 new Signatories to the Diversity Charter; cybercrime incidents have greatly increased and are a threat to Ireland's attractiveness as a business location; and a recording of our webina...