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Employment law in the UK and Ireland

PRACTICE AREA GROUP: Employment, Pensions and Benefits
DATE: 07.11.2013

As a result of the implementation of EU directives since the 1970s, UK employment law is similar to that in Ireland. However, there are some nuances and differences in specific areas which could trip up the unwary. This overview sets out the more notable differences between the two jurisdictions.

This article was originally published in the Employment Lawyers Assocation briefing, November 2013.

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