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#Dispute

# dispute - Sunday 16 September, 2012

NHL season under threat as commissioner locks out players
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

NHL season under threat as commissioner locks out players

Sep 16th 2012, 11:26 AM 560 Views 1 Comment

Gary Bettman and the owners officially locked out the players for the second time in eight years on Saturday.

# dispute - Thursday 13 September, 2012

After 272 days, Lagan Brick dispute is resolved
# Endgame
# Endgame

After 272 days, Lagan Brick dispute is resolved

Sep 13th 2012, 10:13 AM 3,586 Views 9 Comments

The 25 former employees had been fighting since last December to receive redundancy payments.

# dispute - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

French clubs may be forced to release players for Lions tour
# Silver Slivers
From The42
# Silver Slivers

French clubs may be forced to release players for Lions tour

Sep 12th 2012, 7:20 AM 894 Views 0 Comments

Warren Gatland will be seeking to invoke an IRB regulation that states the quadrennial event begins on 1 June.

# dispute - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA

Sep 11th 2012, 7:13 PM 7,094 Views 33 Comments

There has been no details of work stoppages revealed yet – and any action will not happen until after 1 October.

# dispute - Monday 3 September, 2012

Talks on Louth-Meath Hospital Group dispute resume
# Dispute
# Dispute

Talks on Louth-Meath Hospital Group dispute resume

Sep 3rd 2012, 2:45 PM 3,590 Views 15 Comments

The dispute centres on unions’ concerns about proposed cuts at the hospital group.

# dispute - Thursday 30 August, 2012

In photos: Greencore workers travel from Hull with petition for Irish govt
# Greencore
# Greencore

In photos: Greencore workers travel from Hull with petition for Irish govt

Aug 30th 2012, 8:15 PM 8,768 Views 24 Comments

Workers are calling for previous pay and conditions to be reinstated.

# dispute - Friday 24 August, 2012

Taxi services resume at Dublin Airport
# Dispute
# Dispute

Taxi services resume at Dublin Airport

Aug 24th 2012, 8:45 AM 5,671 Views 64 Comments

Details of the proposals have not been disclosed as a courtesy to the groups’ members.

# dispute - Thursday 23 August, 2012

DAA meets with taxi drivers as passengers face disruption at Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA meets with taxi drivers as passengers face disruption at Dublin Airport

Aug 23rd 2012, 11:25 AM 9,373 Views 111 Comments

DAA has urged drivers to resume service to the public at the airport as soon as possible.

# dispute - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Aer Lingus and DAA staff vote for industrial action
# Pensions
# Pensions

Aer Lingus and DAA staff vote for industrial action

Aug 1st 2012, 6:12 PM 5,671 Views 53 Comments

Workers are unhappy with proposed changes to their pensions.

# dispute - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

President to meet with former Vita Cortex workers
# Michael D Higgins
# Michael D Higgins

President to meet with former Vita Cortex workers

Jul 17th 2012, 7:30 AM 1,727 Views 7 Comments

The former workers, who staged a 161 day sit-in at the Vita Cortex plant, are to meet the President at Áras an Uachtaráin today.

# dispute - Friday 13 July, 2012

Michael D Higgins to host Vita Cortex workers in the Áras
# Hello Mr President
# Hello Mr President

Michael D Higgins to host Vita Cortex workers in the Áras

Jul 13th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,295 Views 24 Comments

The President is also set to meet with the mayor of Poznan next week.

# dispute - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Macedonia urges Greece to solve 20-year row over name
# Dispute
# Dispute

Macedonia urges Greece to solve 20-year row over name

Jun 23rd 2012, 5:53 PM 6,345 Views 20 Comments

The two countries have been locked in a contentious dispute since 1991 over who gets to use the name Macedonia.

# dispute - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Falkland Islands to hold referendum in bid to end UK-Argentina dispute
# Falklands
# Falklands

Falkland Islands to hold referendum in bid to end UK-Argentina dispute

Jun 12th 2012, 8:57 PM 4,569 Views 54 Comments

The chairman of the island’s assembly said that residents of the British Overseas Territory wanted to make it clear once and for all that they wished to maintain the status quo, against Argentina’s wishes.

# dispute - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Vita Cortex workers "thrilled" as they prepare to depart plant tomorrow
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Vita Cortex workers "thrilled" as they prepare to depart plant tomorrow

May 23rd 2012, 7:10 PM 3,562 Views 9 Comments

Former workers at the foam manufacturing plant in Cork will end their 160-day long sit-in tomorrow at 3pm after they have all received their redundancy payments.

# dispute - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Day 159: Sit-in at Vita Cortex plant set to end as payments begin
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Day 159: Sit-in at Vita Cortex plant set to end as payments begin

May 22nd 2012, 12:07 PM 1,601 Views 15 Comments

The former workers at the plant in Cork have begun to receive their redundancy payments and expect to end their sit-in this week.

# dispute - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Number of industrial disputes down in the first quarter of this year
# Strike
# Strike

Number of industrial disputes down in the first quarter of this year

May 15th 2012, 4:45 PM 941 Views 8 Comments

While just one dispute was ongoing in the first quarter of 2012, there were three disputes ongoing during the same period last year.

# dispute - Sunday 6 May, 2012

How the Vita Cortex workers held on for 139 days (and why Twitter mattered)
# Protest
# Protest

How the Vita Cortex workers held on for 139 days (and why Twitter mattered)

May 6th 2012, 3:37 PM 3,459 Views 8 Comments

The 32 Vita Cortex employees took turns working 8 hour shifts at their former employer until a negotiation was reached. Kevin Curran finds out how they did it.

# dispute - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Taoiseach welcomes end of Vita Cortex dispute
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Taoiseach welcomes end of Vita Cortex dispute

May 2nd 2012, 9:24 PM 3,786 Views 19 Comments

Enda Kenny said that the agreement reached had brought to an end “a long period of uncertainty” for the workers and their families.

# dispute - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

‘There are a lot of people who are not really serious about hurling’ – Mattie Lennon
# Fall-out
From The42
# Fall-out

‘There are a lot of people who are not really serious about hurling’ – Mattie Lennon

Apr 11th 2012, 9:45 AM 462 Views 0 Comments

The recently resigned Monaghan manager has been critical of the stance the county board has taken.

# dispute - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Farney barney: Monaghan to boycott NHL final
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Farney barney: Monaghan to boycott NHL final

Apr 10th 2012, 11:21 AM 491 Views 0 Comments

A statement from the players has confirmed that they will hand Fingal a walkover on Sunday.

# dispute - Monday 9 April, 2012

Vita Cortex workers "hopeful" about LRC meeting
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Vita Cortex workers "hopeful" about LRC meeting

Apr 9th 2012, 1:17 PM 1,771 Views 12 Comments

Company representatives are to meet with the Labour Relations Commission again this week. The coordinator of the Vita Cortex workers’ online campaign spoke to TheJournal.ie about the reaction to the news.

# dispute - Friday 6 April, 2012

Thomas hits back in Cardiff Blues-Henson row
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Thomas hits back in Cardiff Blues-Henson row

Apr 6th 2012, 6:55 PM 837 Views 0 Comments

The Cardiff Blues chairman says that “people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones,” following criticism of the club’s decision to sack the centre.

# dispute - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Facebook files patent countersuit against Yahoo
# Fight Fight Fight
# Fight Fight Fight

Facebook files patent countersuit against Yahoo

Apr 3rd 2012, 9:10 PM 5,285 Views 13 Comments

The social network launched a counter lawsuit today against Yahoo accusing the company of violating patents covering photo tagging and advertising.

# dispute - Friday 30 March, 2012

Vita Cortex dispute escalates as workers barricade site
# Protest
# Protest

Vita Cortex dispute escalates as workers barricade site

Mar 30th 2012, 6:34 PM 2,941 Views 20 Comments

The workers are on the 106th day of their protest at the Cork factory and say they are frustrated with the lack of progress from negotiations.

# dispute - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products
# Weight Loss
# Weight Loss

Pharmacists dispute health warnings over meal replacement products

Mar 27th 2012, 11:40 AM 4,184 Views 15 Comments

The Irish Pharmacy Union has disputed claims that over-the-counter meal replacement products can encouarge “a cycle of failure” in people attempting to manage their weight.

# dispute - Friday 23 March, 2012

Vita Cortex workers accept mediation proposals
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Vita Cortex workers accept mediation proposals

Mar 23rd 2012, 8:52 PM 3,643 Views 13 Comments

The 32 workers are entering their 100th day of protest.

# dispute - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Vita Cortex workers set for talks at Labour Relations Commission
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Vita Cortex workers set for talks at Labour Relations Commission

Mar 13th 2012, 10:32 AM 913 Views 9 Comments

Representatives of the 32 staff – whose sit-in enters its 90th day today – will attend talks at the LRC beginning today.

# dispute - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Unresolved: O'Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Unresolved: O'Leary calls on FIFA to rule on row with Dubai club

Mar 6th 2012, 6:07 PM 559 Views 0 Comments

David O’Leary has held his breath for long enough, his case for compensation from Al Ahli will be presented to FIFA.

# dispute - Thursday 1 March, 2012

SIPTU rejects 'derisory' offer for Vita Cortex workers
# Protest
# Protest

SIPTU rejects 'derisory' offer for Vita Cortex workers

Mar 1st 2012, 8:35 AM 1,175 Views 2 Comments

The union said that the amount offered in redundancy payments was an insult to the workers who have been occupying the factory since December.

# dispute - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region
# Falkland Islands
# Falkland Islands

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region

Feb 8th 2012, 9:59 AM 2,454 Views 33 Comments

There has been increasing tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in recent months.

# dispute - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action
# EBS
# EBS

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action

Feb 7th 2012, 1:20 PM 2,561 Views 12 Comments

94 per cent of Unite members withdraw their action and to accept a deal brokered at the Labour Relations Commission last week.

# dispute - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

EBS workers call off strike over '13th month' payment
# EBS
# EBS

EBS workers call off strike over '13th month' payment

Jan 25th 2012, 7:12 PM 3,632 Views 55 Comments

Staff at the building society were due to walk out tomorrrow, but have agreed to LRC talks with management.

# dispute - Friday 13 January, 2012

Minister slams Micheál Martin for 'inaccurate and misleading' comments about NI archive
# Dispute
# Dispute

Minister slams Micheál Martin for 'inaccurate and misleading' comments about NI archive

Jan 13th 2012, 9:29 AM 2,574 Views 14 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader and the Justice Minister are at loggerheads over the national archives being sent to the US.

# dispute - Monday 9 January, 2012

One-hit wonder: Carling Nations Cup set to be abandoned
# Bye Bye
From The42
# Bye Bye

One-hit wonder: Carling Nations Cup set to be abandoned

Jan 9th 2012, 10:52 AM 2,454 Views 10 Comments

IFA President Jim Shaw has said that he does not envisage the home nations tournament happening again.

# dispute - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Union says ex-workers being 'left in the cold' by NAMA, banks
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Union says ex-workers being 'left in the cold' by NAMA, banks

Jan 8th 2012, 2:48 PM 3,329 Views 19 Comments

Lending its support to the Vita Cortex workers, Unite says that NAMA and Irish banks are facilitating the wrongful treatment of former employees.

# dispute - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Iran claims armed forces have shot down US spy plane
# Iran
# Iran

Iran claims armed forces have shot down US spy plane

Dec 4th 2011, 4:42 PM 2,674 Views 41 Comments

A state news agency is reporting that the unmanned US drone violated Iranian air space along the country’s eastern border.

# dispute - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

More firefighters suspended in Roscommon over training dispute
# Firefighters
# Firefighters

More firefighters suspended in Roscommon over training dispute

Nov 23rd 2011, 7:23 PM 3,680 Views 18 Comments

Roscommon is now without over 40 per cent of its firefighters raising concerns over the health and safety of those who remain and people in the county.

# dispute - Monday 21 November, 2011

Firefighters suspended as Roscommon requests Defence Forces assistance
# Dispute
# Dispute

Firefighters suspended as Roscommon requests Defence Forces assistance

Nov 21st 2011, 5:21 PM 7,522 Views 27 Comments

Roscommon’s fire service has requested assistance from the Defence Forces for later this week as a precautionary measure.

# dispute - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Woman allegedly set fire to friend's house 'after Facebook spat'
# Facebook Fire
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook Fire

Woman allegedly set fire to friend's house 'after Facebook spat'

Nov 3rd 2011, 12:08 PM 884 Views 13 Comments

Friends will be friends, until an unpopular Facebook event intervenes….