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Employment law

In 2017 Flat earth fundamentalists donated over $1 million to launching satellites and areal drones in attempts to prove the earth was not round....

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BY Gerry O'Hare
Employment law

Legal advice privilege applies to confidential communications which pass between a client and the client’s lawyer and have come into existence for...

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BY Daniel Gorry
Employment law

The Court of Appeal has held that an employee was subject to discrimination arising from disability where their employer knew that the individual...

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BY Miranda Hughes
Employment law

Figures from the Office of National Statistics published in January 2018 show that the number of workers over the age of 50 has hit an all-time...

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BY Anita Mulholland
Health & Safety

It is very sad for us to report that recently published statistics from the HSE show that 144 workers were killed from 2017-18.

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BY Douglas Cameron
Health & Safety

In order to curb a recent Europe-wide Listeriosis outbreak, many Food Standard Agencies have issued precautionary advice on cooking frozen...

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BY Douglas Cameron

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