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Commercial Law for Employers

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Public Holidays and Religious Holidays - What constitutes equal treatment?

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 19/03/2019 In this month’s article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the CJEU case of Cresco Investigation v Markus Achatzi C-193/17. In this case the CJEU had to consider whether a provision of Austrian National Law known as the ARG, whi...
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Discrimination and Equality
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What impact can there be on age discrimination when using salary scales?

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 19/03/2019 Horgan & Keegan v Minister for Education & Skills Key Issues: Equal Treatment – Age Discrimination Case: Horgan & Keegan v Minister for Education & Skills Reference: Case C-154/18, CJEU (Second Chamber), 14 February 2019 Legislation: Directive 2000/78/EC In 2011, Mr Horgan and Ms Ke...
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Discrimination and Equality
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Is Work Performed by Foster Parents Working Time?

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 29/01/2019 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the CJEU case of Sindicatul Familia Constanţa Case C-147/17. In this case, the CJEU had to consider whether work performed by a foster pare...
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Contracts of Employment Working Time and Leave
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Commercial Law for Employers: Entitlement to Annual Leave

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 11/12/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the CJEU case of Tribunalul Botosani v Maria Dicu regarding entitlement to paid annual leave. The case considers whether periods of parenta...
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Working Time and Leave Policies and Procedures
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Commercial Law for Employers: Health and Safety at Work

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 09/10/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the CJEU case of Isabel González Castro v Mutua Umivale regarding the health and safety at work ofpregnant workers, workers who have recent...
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Health and Safety Discrimination and Equality Contracts of Employment
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Commercial Law for Employers: Non- Discrimination of Fixed Term Workers

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 10/08/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the CJEU case of Gardenia Vernaza Ayovi v Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa Case C-96/17. The claimant, a nurse, worked under a fixed-term temp...
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Unfair Dismissal Discrimination and Equality Contracts of Employment
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Commercial Law for Employers: Equal Treatment (Age and Religion)

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 12/06/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers two equal treatment cases. Kevin considers the case of Georg Stollwitzer v ÖBB Personenverkehr AG Case C-482/16 concerning age discrimina...
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Discrimination and Equality
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Commercial Law for Employers: Disability Related Absences and Successive Fixed-Term Contracts

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 10/04/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, considers the case of Carlos Enrique Ruiz Conejero v Ferroser Servicios Auxiliares SA and Ministerio Fiscal Case C-270/16, CJEU. In this case the cla...
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Commercial Law for Employers: Personal Data; Collective Redundancy and TUPE

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 12/02/2018 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article, Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, reviews three very interesting cases. Peter Nowak v Data Protection Commissioner considers the concept of “personal data” and the boundaries of the c...
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Commercial Law for Employers: Age Discrimination; TUPE; Pensions and Part-Timers

Posted in: Commercial Law for Employers on 09/08/2017 In this month’s ‘Commercial Law for Employers’ article Kevin McVeigh, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department in EDG Solicitors, reviews three very interesting cases. In Luís Manuel Piscarreta Ricardo v Portimão Urbis, E.M, SA, in liquidation the CJEU considered two important is...