Employees now have 'right to disconnect' under new code of practice

Employees in Ireland now have the "right to disconnect" under a new code of practice drawn up by the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC).

Published 1 April 2021

Dentons to give people freedom of choice over working from home

Dentons is to give staff the freedom of choice over when to work from home or the office

Published 1 April 2021

Blog: First reported WRC decision on Covid-19 in the workplace

William Fry partners Louise Harrison and Nuala Clayton examine a case in which the rejection of an employee's request to work from home constituted constructive dismissal.

Published 5 February 2021

New code of practice to set out 'right to disconnect'

The Workplace Relations Commission has launched a public consultation on the drafting of a new code of practice on the "right to disconnect".

Published 21 December 2020

Irish lawyers back working from home but fear employers are less keen

Irish lawyers are overwhelmingly in favour of working from home (WFH) more often after the end of the COVID-19 crisis, but are less confident that their employers will agree, a survey of Irish Legal News readers has found.

Published 18 June 2020

Working from home? Tell us what you think in ILN survey

Irish Legal News is surveying readers on their experience of working from home.

Published 15 June 2020