A quick summary on the information that employers must issue new employees about their terms and conditions of employment on starting employment and when it must issue. These are the minimum legal requirements but it is recommended that a full contract of employment is issued before employment commences so that everyone is clear on requirements from the outset....

Ireland is one of the first countries to introduce statutory domestic violence leave, which is due to be enacted in the Autumn. The leave is to facilitate and support employees who are victims of such abuse to engage with medical, legal, and other specialist support services....