education law solicitors Ireland

In May of this year, the Department of Education and Skills announced that owing to the COVID-19 crisis that it would no longer be possible to “operate the Leaving Certificate examinations safely in July/August 2020”. … Read More

Unfair Dismissal and Pregnancy

Unfair Dismissal and Pregnancy

Unfair Dismissal and Pregnancy. A recent case of the Workplace Relations Commission in a Community Development Officer v Family Resource Centre ADJ-00010478 provides guidance into the burden placed upon a complainant who is faced with … Read More

Unfair Dismissal & Redundancy

Unfair Dismissals & Redundancy Claims

Prior to the introduction of the Unfair Dismissals Act 1977, termination of employment was addressed under redundancy legislation which was first introduced in 1967.  The then Minister for Labour Dr. Patrick Hillery addressed Dáil Éireann … Read More