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Richard Grogan on employment law: Time limits for bringing claims

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors writes on applicable time limits for bringing claims to the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC).

Published 11 October 2017

NI Blog: Suspension may not always be found to be a neutral act

Employment solicitor Katie Buchanan of Worthingtons Solicitors in Belfast writes on a recent employment case in the High Court of England and Wales.

Published 11 October 2017

Blog: Courts should not decide complex abortion cases

Caoimhe Haughey, founder and principal of CM Haughey Solicitors in Dublin, argues abortion must be made available in Ireland in line with best medical practice.

Published 9 October 2017

Blog: Mandatory reporting – Children First Act 2015

Solicitor Clare Daly of Ronan Daly Jermyn writes on provisions of the Children First Act 2015, including those on mandatory reporting, which will soon come into force.

Published 5 October 2017

An Egyptian injustice: The case of Ibrahim Halawa

ILN's Kevin Burns gains an insight into the Halawa case from solicitor Darragh Mackin.

Published 29 September 2017

Blog: 'Legal advice' can't justify UCDSU's decision to scrap abortion information

Barrister and Senator Ivana Bacik, a former student president herself, seeks to dismantle the justification for UCDSU's removal of abortion information from a student magazine.

Published 22 September 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Redundancy payment claims

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on redundancy payment claims in the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC).

Published 21 September 2017

Getting the Deal Done: Endeavours

In the second of a series of short articles examining common contractual terms, the effect of which is often misunderstood or underestimated, Elaine McGrath examines the concept of ‘endeavours’.

Published 21 September 2017

Blog: ECJ judgment confirms that Ryanair employment disputes may be heard in foreign courts

Confusion reigned over last week’s ECJ ruling on the Ryanair jurisdiction case. We are pleased to clarify the issue with this analysis from Catherine O'Flynn and Jeffrey Greene of William Fry.

Published 18 September 2017

Getting the Deal Done: Good faith

In the first of a series of short articles examining common contractual terms, the effect of which is often misunderstood or underestimated, Elaine McGrath examines the concept of 'good faith'.

Published 14 September 2017

NI Blog: A lease by another name

Luke Thompson, associate solicitor in Tughans' real estate team, writes on a court case regarding leases by another name.

Published 14 September 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Compensation in equality and associated cases

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on a recent decision setting out compensation awards in equality and associated cases.

Published 13 September 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: The running of cases before the WRC and the Labour Court

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates.

Published 8 September 2017

Blog: State must justify introduction of public services card

Fred Logue, partner at FP Logue Solicitors, writes on the State's legal obligations regarding the controversial public services card.

Published 7 September 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Who is an employer?

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on an important case involving an unfair dismissal.

Published 4 September 2017