Ireland - Formal establishment of Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission 1 November 2014 (PDF 40 kB)
Landmark decision of the Labour Court overturns a decision of the Equality Tribunal to the effect that caps on redundancy payments constituted indirect discrimination on grounds of age (and would only be lawful if objectively justifiable).
Ireland - Employer failed to establish that compulsory retirement of employee serves a legitimate aim or purpose (PDF 45 kB)
Ireland - €25,000 awarded by Equality Tribunal for harassment and discriminatory treatment in conditions of employment on grounds of race (PDF 27 kB)
Ireland - Successful Tenancy Age Discrimination case for 73 year old returned emigrant welcomed by Equality Authority (PDF 29 kB)
Ireland - Equality Tribunal finds school admission policy discriminates against Travellers (PDF 31 kB)
Ireland - Equality Tribunal awards €5000 compensation for discrimination on grounds of disability in access to employment and failure to provide reasonable accommodation (PDF 41 kB)
Ireland - Teacher awarded €12,697 by the Equality Tribunal for discrimination on the grounds of religion in access to employment (PDF 39 kB)