Working Time – Employer’s Responsibilities

  Working Time – Employer’s Responsibilities Legislation – Organisation of Working Time Act 1997 (The OWT Act) Q. What does it do? – A. The Act regulates the rest periods and hours of work for employees Q. What are the legal break entitlements for employees in a working day? A. An employer shall not require […]

Register of Beneficial Owners- deadlines for complying with the Regulations is the 22nd November 2019

  Register of Beneficial Owners- deadlines for complying with the Regulations is the 22nd November 2019 From 15th November 2016 Irish registered companies (with some minor exceptions) will be required to maintain an internal register of beneficial owners. A beneficial owner is defined as a “natural person who ultimately owns or controls directly or indirectly […]

Employers Obligations – Sunday Work Entitlements

Employers Obligations – Sunday Work Entitlements The recent High Court decision in Trinity Leisure Holdings Limited t/a Trinity City Hotel v Sofia Kolesnik and Natalia Alfimova held that an express statement in a contract of employment that working on Sundays was taken into account when setting an employee’s wage discharged the employer’s obligation with regard […]

Working Time – Employer’s Responsibilities

  Working Time – Employer’s Responsibilities Legislation – Organisation of Working Time Act 1997 (The OWT Act) What does it do? The Act regulates the rest periods and hours of work for employees What are the legal break entitlements for employees in a working day? (1) An employer shall not require an employee to work […]