This case, between a ground staff member and an airline, turned on the question of how you are expected to calculate the hours worked for… Read More »Calculating Hours Worked for Banded Hours Contracts-Is Annual Leave to Be Counted?
The High Court has issued a decision in a case involving a dismissal from the employment during probation that should be a warning for employers.… Read More »High Court Orders 6 Months’ Salary Payment In Probation Dismissal Case
Did you know that there is an enhanced illness benefit payment available for Covid 19 related absences? When does it apply? When a person has… Read More »Illness benefit for Covid 19 absences from the workplace
Imagine this. You receive €65,000 on the termination of your employment, and you believe it is tax free. Then, the Revenue Commissioners come calling and… Read More »€65,000 Termination Payment to Employee Not Exempt from Tax-Tax Appeals Commission Decides
If you are unfairly dismissed and you are paid in lieu of notice when does your employment end? When you have been given the notice… Read More »Employee paid in lieu of notice-when did employment end for unfair dismissal purposes?