Human Rights

Case law, legislation and other issues surrounding the rights and freedoms included in the European Convention on Human Rights that impact workplace practice and policy; ethics and values; personal appearance; behaviour; diversity; equal opportunities.

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Case Law

Nazir & anor v Anwar [2018]

Case reference: IEHC 227, Legal body: High Court of Ireland (IEHC),

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This article is listed under the following topics:
Contracts of Employment Human Rights Pay and Conditions of Employment
Case Law

Bărbulescu v Romania [2017]

Case reference: ECtHR 61496/08, Legal body: European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR),

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Case Law

Lyons v Longford Westmeath Education and Training Board [2017] IEHC 272

Case reference: IEHC 272, Legal body: High Court of Ireland (IEHC),

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Case Law

NVH v Minister for Justice & Equality and Ors [2017]

Case reference: IESC 35, Legal body: Irish Supreme Court (IESC),

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This article is listed under the following topics:
Discrimination and Equality Human Rights

Recruitment and vetting of candidates by employers

Posted in: Amorys Solicitors on Privacy & Data Issues

The National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act 2012-2016 requires that all employees employed whether on a temporary, or agency contract, as an intern or on a voluntary basis who provide services to children under 18 or to a “Vulnerable Person” must be vetted by the National Vetting Bureau (formerly Garda Vetting Bureau).

This article is listed under the following topics:
Human Rights Policies and Procedures Recruitment and Selection