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Employment law

Employment law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > Social legislation > General

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Dorothy Donovan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Ireland
  • Publication Information: Dublin : Thomson Round Hall, 2006
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Round Hall nutshells.
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Short Description

XXIII, 149 pages : ILlustrations, chart ; 22 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Employment law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Dorothy Donovan.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: Ireland
  • Number of Editions: 3 editions
  • First edition Date: 2006
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDK802
  • Dewey Code: 344.01
  • ISBN: 1858004543 9781858004549
  • OCLC: 76797827

Main Contents

Introduction. Personal scope – the employment relationship. Determining the terms of employment. Incidents of the employment relationship. Health and safety at work. Discrimination in employment. Termination of employment – contractual rights. Dismissal – statutory rights. Transfer of employer$$$s business. Employer$$$s insolvency. Transnational employment. Employees and company law. The public service. Income tax. Pensions.

Summary Note

Intended as a revision tool for students, summarising the essential components of the vast subject of employment law, this book outlines the main principles and major cases.

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  • Article Name: Employment law
  • Author: Angelo Holmberg
  • Description: Employment law Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > Social legislation > General [...]

This entry was last updated: April 10, 2017

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