Covid-19 – Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme and Redundancy Act Changes

We have prepared a short summary of the key provisions of the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme and eligibility for redundancy after layoff. There are likely to be changes to the Bill in the coming days and we will keep you posted. Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme and Redundancy Changes

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COVID-19 – General Employment Law Update

We are attaching a link to the recent article published on www.wciklownews.net in respect of some of the queries we are receiving from employers and employees concerning the COVID-19 crisis. https://wicklownews.net/2020/03/general-overview-for-employers-and-employees-on-covid-19/

By |2020-03-25T18:25:53+00:00March 25th, 2020|COVID-19, latest news|Comments Off on COVID-19 – General Employment Law Update

Landlord and Tenant – Rights During COVID-19

It is expected that the Minister for Housing will publish legislation shortly to amend the Residential Tenancies Act 2004-2019 to give moratoriums on evictions and rent increases for duration of the emergency. Notice periods for short term tenancies of 6 months are also likely to increase. We will update our [...]

By |2020-03-23T10:52:12+00:00March 23rd, 2020|COVID-19, Landlord and Tenant|Comments Off on Landlord and Tenant – Rights During COVID-19

Covid-19 – Measures to help Business

The Government have recently published a series of measures and initiatives to help businesses in these unprecedented times. These include banking financial and taxation measures. https://merrionstreet.ie/en/News-Room/News/Covid-19_-_Government_Measures_and_Initiatives_%E2%80%93_Business_and_Enterprise.html

By |2020-03-23T10:08:01+00:00March 23rd, 2020|COVID-19, latest news|Comments Off on Covid-19 – Measures to help Business

COVID-19 – What is Layoff and What are My Entitlements?

We are living in unprecedented times. The following weeks and months are uncertain and many employers and employees will struggle. Whilst we will get through this, many thousands of employees are currently being laid off or placed on short time. The Redundancy Payments Act 1967 (as amended) provides that a [...]

By |2020-03-18T13:15:43+00:00March 18th, 2020|COVID-19|Comments Off on COVID-19 – What is Layoff and What are My Entitlements?