Mount Anville School in South Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A secretary at a private school in Dublin has lost a High Court appeal against a decision that her wages were lawfully cut as part of austerity legisl(...)

 Davitt House, home of the Employment Appeals Tribunal in Dublin. The tribunal has heard that a Dunnes Stores worker was dismissed by the company after she was detected in a garda undercover operation selling a bottle of wine to a minor. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A Dunnes Stores worker was dismissed by the company after she was detected in a garda undercover operation selling a bottle of wine to a minor, the Em(...)

The US Embassy has claimed diplomatic immunity in an unfair dismissal case before the Employment Appeals Tribunal.

The US Embassy has claimed diplomatic immunity in an unfair dismissal case before the Employment Appeals Tribunal. The tribunal is hearing a case in w(...)

Application to review fine imposed on company for health and safety offence was statute barred DPP v Patrick Monaghan (Drogheda) Ltd [2014]IECA 52 (Co(...)

Former RSA Ireland chief executive Philip Smith. He  “had to be a fall guy to satisfy the various outside interests”, his barrister claimed. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) heard yesterday that Philip Smith, the former chief executive of RSA Ireland, was made the “fall guy” for wid(...)

Katherine Delahunt-O’Byrnes, who has died aged 58, was a brilliant lawyer who made history by becoming the first female solicitor to be appointed a ju(...)

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has ruled that a worker  involved in an incident where a banger exploded at work injuring a number of colleagues has been unfairly dismissed.

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) has ruled that a worker who was involved in an incident where a banger exploded at work injuring a number of col(...)

Retired nurses and permanent employees who wanted more flexible working hours applied to join the Nursing Bank, an initiative put in place by the HSE to cope with chronic nursing shortages.  File photograph: Jean-Philippe Ksiazek/AFP/Getty Images

A psychiatric nurse who retired with a pension and lump sum before going back to work in order to fill in for staff shortages has been awarded a secon(...)

A Bank of Ireland sales manager with an “exemplary record” who was dismissed for “gross misconduct” over “inappropriate” and pornographic emails sent from his personal bank email has won a six year battle for his reinstatement.   Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins.

A Bank of Ireland sales manager with an “exemplary record” who was dismissed for “gross misconduct” over “inappropriate” and pornographic emails sent (...)

A pregnant worker suffered a miscarriage after failing in her repeated requests to be transferred away from duties that involved exposure to adhesive (...)