Workplace Investigations – Part One

The demand for investigations in the workplace is growing and continues to cause employers headaches in terms of both the time and indeed the cost including management time expended in the carrying out of same. Unfortunately many workplace investigations continue to be conducted in a haphazard fashion culminating in those carrying out the investigation ending up in [...]

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Defamation – Blogger apologies for defamatory tweets

Following an out-of-court settlement, a blogger has apologised for defamatory tweets posted in December 2012 about businessman Declan Ganley in what is seen as the first legal settlement in Ireland involving Twitter content. The settlement is expected to cause consternation amongst Twitter users in Ireland and result in more actions [...]

By |2019-10-18T10:17:03+00:00January 8th, 2013|Defamation, social media|Comments Off on Defamation – Blogger apologies for defamatory tweets