Blogs



Blog: Brexit and Irish Unity — leaving the union?

Professor Colin Harvey of Queen's University Belfast (QUB) School of Law makes the case below for a ...

Published 5 July 2018

NI Blog: Construction — employer risk on partial possession

Des Carr, a director in the commercial litigation department at Tughans in Belfast, writes on a ma ...

Published 3 July 2018

Blog: Will gender pay gap legislation make a difference?

Employment law expert Patrick Walshe, partner at Dublin firm Philip Lee, offers his perspective on ...

Published 2 July 2018

NI Blog: Love Islanders need to consider heart and mind

Jack Balmer, associate solicitor in the employment law team at Tughans in Belfast, looks through a ...

Published 28 June 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Protected Disclosures Act 2014

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on an important ...

Published 22 June 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: No sport on a Sunday

Anybody who has arrived at a “24-hour” supermarket in Northern Ireland after 6pm on a Sunday w ...

Published 22 June 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Transfer of Undertaking Regulations

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on an issue of k ...

Published 19 June 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: The first Irish witch and her maid who became a martyr

Dame Alice Kyteler was the first woman to be condemned for witchcraft in Ireland, having been trie ...

Published 15 June 2018

NI Blog: Unlawful political discrimination following failure to appoint highest scoring candidate

Louise McAloon, partner at Worthingtons Solicitors, writes on a recent decision from the Fair Empl ...

Published 13 June 2018

Blog: Failure to enact family relationships act means some are still unrecognised in law

Dr Lydia Bracken, lecturer at University of Limerick School of Law, writes on the State's failure ...

Published 31 May 2018

Blog: Brexit, the island of Ireland and the Good Friday Agreement

It would be regrettable if Brexit undermined the efforts made to build constructive relationships ac ...

Published 23 May 2018

NI Blog: Is it a lease or is it a licence?

John Dugdale, associate at A&L Goodbody in Belfast, comments on a recent landmark decision on ...

Published 21 May 2018

NI Blog: What happens to pensions on divorce?

Clare Curran, partner in charge of the matrimonial department at Worthingtons Solicitors in Belfas ...

Published 16 May 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Pregnancy-related discrimination

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on pregnancy-rel ...

Published 15 May 2018

NI Blog: Failure to pay father enhanced Shared Parental Pay was not discrimination

Maxine Orr, partner at Worthingtons Solicitor in Belfast, writes on a recent Employment Appeal Tribu ...

Published 11 May 2018