Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Development

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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 29/7/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 29/07/2016 Highlights this week: It's always busy in employment law just before the holidays - new Regulations set out which accidents need to be reported to the HSA; the new laws on Paternity Leave and Benefit will apply from 1st September; we have new laws on protections for posted workers; teachers could f...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 15/7/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 15/07/2016 Highlights this week: It's mainly about international laws and their relative impact on Ireland this week and even the case law review section features three CJEU cases: The Paternity Leave and Benefit Bill was passed by the Dáil and will be operative from 1st September; our Comparative Employment ...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 1/7/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 01/07/2016 Highlights this week: The Paternity Leave and Benefit Bill has been published ahead of the introduction of paternity pay and leave this autumn; the new Data Protection Commissioner publishes her first annual report in a busy year for the organisation; not to be outdone, the Human Rights and Equalit...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 17/6/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 17/06/2016 Highlights this week: The Workplace Relations Commission and concomitant changes to the employment disputes system came into operation last October - their first progress report has been published and makes for remarkable reading; the CJEU rules domestic courts should disapply domestic employment l...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 3/6/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 03/06/2016 Highlights this week: The WRC has a new 76-page guide to Ireland's employment, labour and equality laws, and very good it is, too; Matheson have a fine summary of developments under the Act that brought to WRC into being; Acas in GB has a handy guide to good practice at work during the European Cha...
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Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments 20/5/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 20/05/2016 Highlights this week: a new report is published - Establishing a Monitoring Framework for the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; an EU report has highlighted the fact that an increasing number of Europeans now work part-time; a new Workers Rights Welcome Centre opens in Dubli...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 6/5/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 06/05/2016 Highlights this week: A busy fortnight we have had in Irish employment law. We bring you the latest ByrneWallace legislative updater, summarising employment legislative updates from October 2015 to March 2016; we have the commencement of laws relating to spent convictions and vetting of employees; ...
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Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments 22/04/16

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 22/04/2016 Highlights this week: The big news is the EU parliament has approved the General Data Protection Regulation - get ready for fines of up to 4% of global turnover or €20m. We also have a new EU Directive on Trade Secrets that has been approved and could have an impact on whistleblowing, although it's...
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Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments 8/4/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 08/04/2016 Highlights this week: It's been a fairly quiet fortnight in employment terms, partly due to the lack of government action that can be taken on that front and partly due to it having been the Easter period. However, Mason Hayes Curran has an interesting article on equal pay gap reporting and mindful...
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Review of Recent Employment Developments in Ireland 24/03/2016

Posted in: Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 24/03/2016 Highlights this week: If you fancy some light reading before the Easter break (or after it, if you're already off), you come to the wrong place. We consider a new Anglo-Irish agreement to protect cross-border workers; we discover two weeks' paid paternity leave is being fast-tracked for introductio...