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New Gender Balance and Diversity Guidance for State Boards

by Emma Lawrence, Senior Associate at Mason Hayes & Curran An Annex recently published by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER) is intended...

COVID-19: Back to Reality – Return to Work Risks

by Séamus Given, Head of Employment Group at Arthur Cox For six months, the Irish government have advised people to continue to work from home...

Suspension of Redundancy Rights – Extended until 30th November 2020

by Julie Austin, Partner in Data Privacy and Employment Law teams at Fieldfisher. The emergency suspension of an employee's right to claim redundancy following...

Disciplinary Meetings: The Question You Should Always Ask

By Robert Reddin   As a manager or business owner, it has been ingrained into you that you must follow a fair procedure in disciplinary and...

The Importance of Dealing with Harassment Allegations Effectively

by Paul Rochford, Partner in the Employment Law & Benefits team at Mason Hates & Curran News reports within the past week revealed an account...

Redundancies Proposed by a Number of Irish Businesses

by Maeve Grffin, Solicitor at Fieldfisher In our recent webinar on Employer Restructuring we discussed the legal requirements and best practice on redundancies, including collective...

A Sustainable State Pension

by Patrick O'Connor, Senior Associate, Employment Law and Benefits department, Mason Hayes & Curran The Programme for Government published in June by Fianna Fáil, Fine...

Landmark Ruling on Sectoral Employment Orders

by Lynda Nyhan, Associate on the Employment & Benefits Team, Mason Hayes & Curran On 23 June 2020, the High Court struck down legislation providing...

Maintaining Working Time Records in a Remote Working Environment

by Barry Walsh, Partner and Head of the Employment Team at Fieldfisher. We are being asked many questions these days on various legal aspects of...

Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”) report highlights concerns with lack of...

by  Ciaran Walker,  Pamela O'Neill,  Aisling Gannon,  Stephen Barry, at Eversheds Sutherland On 29 July 2020, the CBI issued a report (the “Report”) on its...