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Employment Law Subject Guide: Introduction


Welcome to the Law Society Library's Employment Law Subject Guide page where you can find information on books, journal articles, legislation and other useful resources on employment law.


New WRC Code of Practice for Employers and Employees (March 2024)

Code of Practice for Employers and Employees Right to Request Flexible Working and Right to Request Remote Working

Read more here

Updated Employment Law Precedents (30 June 2023)

The Employment & Equality Law Committee’s precedent grievance policy and settlement agreement have now been updated.

Read more here

Library Resources Pack

Access a list of up to date employment resources available from the library including books and journal articles.

Law Society employment law resource pack 2023 >

Legislation and Rules

Access legislation on employment law in Ireland as well as the latest Labour Court rules and Rules of the Superior Courts.

Browse legislation >

Guides and Codes of Practice

Access guides and codes of practice on employment from the Law Society, the Workplace Relations Commission and more.

Guides and codes of practice >


Browse a list of the most up to date employment law books available to borrow from the library.

Browse books >    eBooks >

Case Law

Browse recent unreported cases on on employment law as well as decisions of the Labour Court.

Search case law >

Law Society Courses

Find information on relevant courses currently offered by the Law Society of Ireland. 

Law Society courses >

Journal Articles

Journals covering employment law include the Irish Employment Law Journal and the Industrial Relations News.

Journal articles >

Forms and Precedents

Access Law Society precedents and practice notes as well as forms from the Courts Service and the Labour Court.

Forms and precedents >

Law Society Committees

Access the Law Society's Employment & Equality Law Committee page.

Employment & Equality Law Committee >

The Law Society of Ireland also has a Pensions Sub-Committee, which is a sub-committee of the Employment and Equality Law Committee.

Pensions Sub-Committee >