Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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enero 2021

Harassment – Employers with a dispersed workforce take note

Harassment – Employers with a dispersed workforce take note

With the ongoing challenges facing businesses across Ireland and abroad, and with many employees now working from home, and that set to continue to so ...

Health on the High Street

Health on the High Street

The report, “Health on the High Street” resulted from a round table event hosted by the Social Market Foundation and supported by DAC Beachcroft. We a ...

Disease Update: 2020 Q4

Disease Update: 2020 Q4

In this edition of the DACB Q4 2020 Disease Update we will be covering the latest developments in disease litigation including COVID-19, CTE, Mesothel ...

Sheet Music v. Sounds: Led Zeppelin case reminds us of copyright technicalities

Sheet Music v. Sounds: Led Zeppelin case reminds us of copyright technicalities

This article was first published in the European Audiovisual Observatory’s monthly IRIS newsletter, edition 2021/1. The European Audiovisual Observato ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Capital allowances 101

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Capital allowances 101

Capital allowances available on the sale of a property can have huge value to both the buyer and seller. It is therefore important that they are not o ...

JUDGMENT OF SUPREME COURT ON FCA BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LITIGATION

JUDGMENT OF SUPREME COURT ON FCA BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LITIGATION

The Supreme Court has this morning delivered Judgment on the Appeals by both the FCA and certain Insurers in the FCA Test Case litigation concerning C ...

Employment Matters - January 2021

Employment Matters - January 2021

DAC Beachcroft's Employment Matters focuses on some of the most interesting cases and events occurring within the Employment Law sector. 1. Health and ...

Employment Matters - Public Health - January 2021

Employment Matters - Public Health - January 2021

DAC Beachcroft's Employment Matters focuses on some of the most interesting cases and events occurring within the Employment Law sector. 1. Health and ...

Health and safety: Landmark case gives protection to workers from suffering detriment on health and safety grounds

Health and safety: Landmark case gives protection to workers from suffering detriment on health and safety grounds

The High Court has held that protection from suffering detriment on health and safety grounds applies to workers, not just to employees and that, when ...

Employment Tribunals: Recent changes to early conciliation and current guidance on tribunal hearings

Employment Tribunals: Recent changes to early conciliation and current guidance on tribunal hearings

On 1 December 2020, the rules in relation to early conciliation were changed. Guidance has been issued by the Presidents of the Employment Tribunals i ...