Articles



Blog: Constitutional challenge to the Workplace Relations Act 2015

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on an upcoming High Court challenge to the Workplace Relations Act 2015.

Published 21 February 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Excessive length of proceedings before the WRC

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the excessive length of proceedings before the Workplace Relations Commission.

Published 8 February 2017

Blog: Landmark decision handed down over Real Rate of Return

Lyndy Cantillon, associate solicitor at Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, explains their ground-breaking victory in the Supreme Court.

Published 3 February 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Dismissal and selection for redundancy

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on dismissal and selection for redundancy.

Published 1 February 2017

Letter: Permitting pre-clearance to operate in Ireland may violate Human Rights

Below, we publish a joint letter from seven Irish human rights organisations in the wake of US President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries.

Published 30 January 2017

Blog: Are you legally my friend?

Paul Keane, managing partner at Reddy Charlton Solicitors in Dublin, explores friendship in the era of social media.

Published 27 January 2017

The lawyer who put Hitler in the dock

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, Connor Beaton tells the inspiring and moving story of Hans Litten, the German lawyer murdered by the Nazis after cross-examining Hitler.

Published 27 January 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Equal pay claims

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on a recent Labour Court case.

Published 26 January 2017

NI Blog: Copyright law and the extended protection of exploited artistic works

Adam Leitch, solicitor at Cleaver Fulton Rankin Solicitors in Belfast, writes on the impact on artists of new UK copyright laws.

Published 18 January 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Unfair dismissal in redundancy situations

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors reminds employers of their obligations in relation to redundancies.

Published 16 January 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Trends in adjudication officers' decisions

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates identifies trends in adjudication officers' decisions.

Published 5 January 2017

Just A Minute: Wendy Lyon

This week Wendy Lyon, solicitor with KOD Lyons in Dublin, speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.

Published 20 December 2016

Richard Grogan on employment law: The importance of procedures in unfair dismissal cases

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors writes on the importance of procedures in unfair dismissal cases.

Published 20 December 2016

Richard Grogan on employment law: Non-payment of national minimum wage still an issue

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors writes on persistent problems with non-payment of the minimum wage.

Published 15 December 2016

Richard Grogan on employment law: Gender pay gap regulations published in the UK

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors notes the interesting features of UK draft regulation on gender pay gap reporting.

Published 13 December 2016