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#Redundancy

# redundancy - Friday 30 March, 2012

Katie Taylor to meet Vita Cortex workers
# The Fight
# The Fight

Katie Taylor to meet Vita Cortex workers

Mar 30th 2012, 7:20 AM 2,538 Views 20 Comments

More than 100 days into their protest, the Vita Cortex workers have gained the support of another high profile figure.

# redundancy - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

"We're resolute and ready to fight" - Game staff hold sit-ins around the country
# Sit-In
# Sit-In

"We're resolute and ready to fight" - Game staff hold sit-ins around the country

Mar 28th 2012, 5:18 PM 8,164 Views 33 Comments

Around 110 staff are holding sit-ins at eleven stores after the company said it was closing all its branches in Ireland – but would not be paying redundancy.

# redundancy - Monday 26 March, 2012

Game managers to meet with company tomorrow
# Game
# Game

Game managers to meet with company tomorrow

Mar 26th 2012, 10:45 PM 9,601 Views 46 Comments

More than 2000 jobs are to go in the company, which has more than 600 stores between the UK and Ireland. In total, 231 jobs will go on the island of Ireland.

# redundancy - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Staff at Cork IT to strike over dismissal of catering staff
# Strike
# Strike

Staff at Cork IT to strike over dismissal of catering staff

Mar 14th 2012, 11:45 AM 2,900 Views 18 Comments

SIPTU members at CIT will strike next week over the dismissal of six catering workers “without any consultation or redundancy payments”.

# redundancy - 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 915 Views 9 Comments

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

# redundancy - Friday 9 March, 2012

Talks to begin with Vita Cortex workers
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Talks to begin with Vita Cortex workers

Mar 9th 2012, 8:33 AM 1,436 Views 22 Comments

The protesting workers are headed for the Labour Relations Commission next week – but they said management will not be attending.

# redundancy - Monday 13 February, 2012

Alex Ferguson lends support to Vita Cortex workers' strike
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Alex Ferguson lends support to Vita Cortex workers' strike

Feb 13th 2012, 4:21 PM 7,169 Views 32 Comments

The Man Utd manager phoned workers staging a sit-in over redundancy pay to support their efforts.

# redundancy - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Investigate the Vita Cortex accounts, TD tells watchdog
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Investigate the Vita Cortex accounts, TD tells watchdog

Feb 8th 2012, 9:43 AM 1,514 Views 19 Comments

Labour TD Ciarán Lynch has asked the Director of Corporate Enforcement to examine the accounts of the firm which says it cannot pay statutory redundancy to its 32 former employees.

# redundancy - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Galway airport workers begin sit-in to ensure redundancy payments
# Occupy
# Occupy

Galway airport workers begin sit-in to ensure redundancy payments

Feb 7th 2012, 8:21 AM 1,505 Views 16 Comments

The airport will continue to operate as normal as staff say they will continue to work during the sit-in.

# redundancy - Saturday 21 January, 2012

'No resolution' after Vita Cortex workers meet with management
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

'No resolution' after Vita Cortex workers meet with management

Jan 21st 2012, 12:25 PM 1,370 Views 35 Comments

Marathon talks between the two sides at the LRC ended last night without any agreement, the striking workers have said.

# redundancy - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Lagan Brick workers and management accept LRC plan to end dispute
# Lagan Brick
# Lagan Brick

Lagan Brick workers and management accept LRC plan to end dispute

Jan 18th 2012, 4:47 PM 1,664 Views 0 Comments

Both management and workers, represented by SIPTU, have accepted recommendations to end the four-week dispute.

# redundancy - 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 3,341 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.

# redundancy - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Vita Cortex owner 'can't move money' to pay for redundancies
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Vita Cortex owner 'can't move money' to pay for redundancies

Jan 5th 2012, 5:53 PM 4,153 Views 22 Comments

Jack Ronan says he cannot move cash between his companies to meet the redundancy requirements of Vita Cortex staff.

TEEU in solidarity visit to Vita Cortex workers
# Sit-In
# Sit-In

TEEU in solidarity visit to Vita Cortex workers

Jan 5th 2012, 11:06 AM 807 Views 6 Comments

The sit-in by the plant’s 32 former workers continues into its 21st day but SIPTU has said its members are ready to talk – if the company is.

# redundancy - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Lagan Brick workers accept offer to attend LRC talks
# Lagan Brick
# Lagan Brick

Lagan Brick workers accept offer to attend LRC talks

Jan 3rd 2012, 7:32 PM 1,758 Views 3 Comments

Staff at the former Lagan Brick factory say they were only given 30 minutes’ notice that their jobs were to be lost.

Minister for Jobs tells both sides in Vita Cortex dispute: it's time to talk
# Vita Cortex
# Vita Cortex

Minister for Jobs tells both sides in Vita Cortex dispute: it's time to talk

Jan 3rd 2012, 7:07 PM 1,604 Views 13 Comments

Richard Bruton has encouraged both sides in the dispute to meet – and has asked the Labour Relations Commission to be on stand-by to assist.

# redundancy - Friday 9 December, 2011

Former Connaught Telegraph staff picket over pay dispute
# Connaught Telegraph
# Connaught Telegraph

Former Connaught Telegraph staff picket over pay dispute

Dec 9th 2011, 2:27 PM 1,969 Views 4 Comments

The six former staff members say they are owed thousands by the company in unpaid wages and holiday pay.

# redundancy - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Column: Stay positive, keep moving - the advice YOU gave me
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Stay positive, keep moving - the advice YOU gave me

Nov 19th 2011, 6:30 PM 57 Views 16 Comments

Two weeks ago, Liam Horan wrote about going back to college after 26 years – and the response he received in comments, emails and calls displays the positivity and courage of many people finding their way through the recession.

# redundancy - Friday 18 November, 2011

EU approves €35.7m of aid for redundant workers in Ireland
# Aid
# Aid

EU approves €35.7m of aid for redundant workers in Ireland

Nov 18th 2011, 9:15 AM 1,341 Views 6 Comments

The money will help find new jobs for people who lost their jobs in construction, architecture, engineering and technical firms.

# redundancy - Friday 7 October, 2011

Unemployed construction workers to receive assistance
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Unemployed construction workers to receive assistance

Oct 7th 2011, 10:51 AM 460 Views 3 Comments

The government has received €55 million that will go to assist 9,000 construction workers who have been made redundant in Ireland.

# redundancy - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

7 reasons why we adore Anne Doyle
# Anne Doyle
From The Daily Edge
# Anne Doyle

7 reasons why we adore Anne Doyle

Aug 30th 2011, 6:55 PM 9,835 Views 18 Comments

RTÉ could not confirm if Anne Doyle has applied to take early retirement but we thought we’d take a look at why, as a nation, we adore the newsreader anyway.

# redundancy - Friday 24 June, 2011

Rostrevor staff "owed wages"
# Rostrevor
# Rostrevor

Rostrevor staff "owed wages"

Jun 24th 2011, 12:33 PM 582 Views 0 Comments

Staff who worked at the now-closed Rostrevor nursing home have said they are still waiting to be paid wages and receive P45s.

# redundancy - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

RTÉ's cost-cutting programme will see 70 jobs lost
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ's cost-cutting programme will see 70 jobs lost

Jun 21st 2011, 6:06 PM 538 Views 13 Comments

The broadcaster offers early retirement and voluntary redundancy schemes in a bid to cut its €34m shortfall.

# redundancy - Friday 11 February, 2011

I wonder how often the horse must stumble before you realise the race is over
# Dave Kenny
# Dave Kenny

I wonder how often the horse must stumble before you realise the race is over

Feb 11th 2011, 9:20 AM 198 Views 0 Comments

Tribune columnist David Kenny faces up to the prospect of being unemployed again in his 40s – and wonders what his Dad, who warned him not to follow him into journalism, would have made of it all.

# redundancy - Thursday 7 October, 2010

Aer Lingus staff may have to refund money to Revenue
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus staff may have to refund money to Revenue

Oct 7th 2010, 9:21 AM 559 Views 0 Comments

The Revenue Commissioners have questioned a scheme which saw workers leave on redundancy packages only to be rehired weeks later – albeit on lower wages.