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Tánaiste & Minister Varadkar increase payments for children & adults in Direct Provision

By nclcadmin Wednesday, 14th June 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: News.
CLM wishes to welcome the increases announced today by the Minister for Social Protection and Tanaiste to the Direct Provision payments to children and adults where the rates for a child are increased by €6 per week and to an adult by €2.50 per week. However CLM is of the view that the increase in the Direct provision payment for an adult to €21.60 is insufficient to meet the basic needs of those dependant on the payments and for various reasons the Direct Provision system  should be reviewed. Click here to read the full announcement.

Family Rights Advocacy Course- QQI Level 6 starts 11th September 2017

By nclcadmin Thursday, 11th May 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Education.
This course gives a basic understanding of the Irish legal system and family law in relation to advocacy in Ireland. Participants will develop an awareness of the main features of family law and understand how legislation impacts on relationship while becoming familiar with the legal language, procedures and court documents relevant to the family law area. Learners will develop their advocacy skills and the ability to apply what they have learned to the workplace. 

Employment Rights Advocacy Course- QQI Level 6 starts 12th September 2017

By nclcadmin Thursday, 11th May 2017 | 0 comments
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This course will give students a basic understanding of the Irish legal system and employment law in Ireland. Participants will develop an awareness of the main features of employment law and understand how legislation impacts on the employment relationship while becoming familiar with the legal language, procedures and documents relevant to the area of employment law. They will develop their advocacy skills and the ability to apply what they have learned to the workplace.   Students who successfully complete this course will be able to;

Cracks in the employment relationship – guidance for employers and employees – 1 day course in Limerick!

By nclcadmin Thursday, 11th May 2017 | 0 comments
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What is the best way to protect employer and employee against a breakdown in the employment relationship, which can sometimes lead to costly and protracted litigation? What happens when things go wrong and either party terminates the employment relationship, either fairly or unfairly?  This 1 day course will cover

Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016 to be debated in the Dáil

By janeosullivan Tuesday, 31st January 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Blog, News.
Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016 to be debated in the Dáil On Tuesday evening (31st January) and Wednesday (1st February) the Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016 -Order for Second Stage and Second Stage will be debated in the Dáil. CLM, together with our colleagues in the Equality & Rights Alliance, today urges TDs to attend and participate in this vital debate.   This is an issue with is of significant relevance to the clients of Community Law & Mediation.  This legislation will have a great impact on our community and it is so important that our law-makers ensure that people with disabilities are offered proper protection under the law.  

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