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Anthony Kerr

School of Law

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Email: anthony.kerr@ucd.ie

Biography

Graduate of University of Dublin (Trinity College), 1976, and of University of London (London School of Economics and Political Science), 1977; Barrister 1989; Jean Monnet Fellow (European University Institute), 1985-86; Editor, Dublin University Law Journal, 1981-99, Editor, Journal of the Irish Society for Labour Law, 1982-96; Special Correspondent, European Industrial Relations Review, 1984-date; National Reporter, International Labour Law Reports, 1990 to date; Executive Committee, International Society for Labour and Social Security Law, (2005 to date); Editorial Advisory Board, Irish Law Reports Monthly (1994 to date);  Member of the Council of the Financial Services Ombudsman (2008-2013).



Publications

Books

Kerr, A (2017) The Civil Liability Acts. Dublin: Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, A (2016) Employment Equality Legislation (5th Ed.). Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, A (2016) Termination of Employment Statutes (5th Ed.). Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2015) The Trade Union and Industrial Relations Acts (5th ed.). Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, A (2013) Employment Rights Legislation (3rd ed.). Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2013) Employment Equality Legislation (4th ed.). Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2011) The Civil Liability Acts (4th ed.). Dublin: Thomson Roundhall. [Details]
Kerr, Antnony (2009) Termination of Employment Statutes (4th ed.). Dublin: Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, A; (2006) Irish Employment Legislation. Dublin: Round Hall Loose Leaf Series. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2006) Termination of Employment Relationships: Synthesis Report on the Legal Situation in the Member States of the EU. Brussels: European Commission. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony & Madden, Declan (1996) Unfair Dismissal: Cases and Commentary. Dublin: Irish Business and Employers Confederation. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony & Brady, James C. (1994) The Limitation of Actions. Dublin: Incorporated Law Society of Ireland. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony & Whyte, Gerry (1985) Irish Trade Union Law. Oxford: Abingdon, OXON. [Details]

Book Chapters

Kerr, Anthony (2017) 'Collective Dismissal in Ireland' In: Roberto Cosio, Filippo Curcuruto, Vincenzo Di Cerbo, Giovanni Mammone (eds). Collective Dismissal in the European Union: A Comparative Analysis. The Netherlands: Wolters Kluwer. , pp.231-245 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2017) 'The Concept of Employee: The Position in Ireland' In: Bernd Waas and Gus Heerma van Voss (eds). Restatement of Labour Law in Europe Vol I: The Concept of Employee. UK: Hart. , pp.329-349 [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2016) 'Practice and Procedure in Employment Law' In: Maeve Regan and Ailbhe Murphy (eds). Employment Law (2nd Ed.). Dublin: Bloomsbury. , pp.1099-1142 [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2016) 'Industrial Relations Law' In: Maeve Regan and Ailbhe Murphy (eds). Employment Law (2nd Ed.). Dublin: Bloomsbury. , pp.893-918 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2014) 'The Right to Strike: Ireland' In: Bernd Waas (eds). The Right to Strike: A Comparative Review. Netherlands: Kluwer Law International. , pp.303-315 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2014) 'Work Rights in Ireland' In: Kilpatrick, Claire and De Witte, Bruno (eds). Social Rights in Times of Crisis in the Eurozone. Italy: EUI. , pp.41-49 [Details]
Kerr, A. (2010) 'The Involvement of the Courts' In: Anthony Kerr (eds). The Industrial Relations Act 1990: 20 Years On. Dublin: Thomson Round Hall. , pp.96-110 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2009) 'Industrial Relations Law' In: Maeve Regan (eds). Employment Law. Dublin: Tottel. , pp.665-690 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony and McGreal, Cathal (2009) 'Practice and Procedure in Employment Law' In: Maeve Regan (eds). Employment Law. Dublin: Tottel. , pp.827-867 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2003) 'Labour Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration in Ireland' In: Valdés Dal-Ré (eds). Labour Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration in European Union Countries. Spain: Ministerio de Trabajo y Asuntos Sociales. , pp.231-249 [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2001) 'Recent Developments in the Law on the Limitation of Actions' In: Breen, O., Casey, J. & Kerr, A (eds). Liber Memorialis Professor James C. Brady. Ireland: Round Hall. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1999) 'Ireland' In: Jolowicz, J.A. and Van Rhee, C.H (eds). Recourse Against Judgements in the European Union. Netherlands: Kluwer Law International. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1997) 'Collective Labour Law' In: Murphy, T. & Roche, W (eds). Irish Industrial Relations in Practice. Dublin: Oak Tree Press. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1996) 'Business Transfers and Acquired Rights' In: Kerr, Anthony (eds). The Acquired Rights Directive. Dublin: Irish Centre for European Law. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1993) 'Church and Labour Law in Ireland' In: Giuffrè (eds). Churches and Labour Law in the EC Countries. Madrid: Giuffrè. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1989) 'The Implementation of Council Directive 77/187' In: IECL (eds). Acquired Rights of Employees. Dublin: Irish Centre for European Law. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1989) 'Trade Unions and the Law' In: Dept. of Industrial Relations (eds). Industrial Relations in Ireland. Dublin: Dept. of Industrial Relations, UCD. [Details]

Edited Books

Kerr, A (Ed.). (2010) The Industrial Relations Act 1990: 20 Years On. Ireland: Thomson Round Hall. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

Anthony Kerr (2016) 'New Forms of Employment in Ireland'. Bulletin of Comparative Labour Relations, 94 :249-254. [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2016) 'The Workplace Relations Reform Project'. European Labour Law Journal, 7 (1):126-141. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2015) 'Changing Landscapes: the Juridification of the Labour Court?'. Irish Jurist, 53 :58-76. [Details]
Kerr, A. (2014) 'Social Rights in Crisis in the Eurozone: Work Rights in Ireland'. European Journal of Social Law, :50-62. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2011) 'Irish Employment Law in a Time of Economic Crisis'. Europäische Zeitschrift für Arbeitrecht, 4 (2):258-264. [Details]

Other Journals

Kerr, Anthony (2017) 'The DIADSE Project: Ireland - Policy Paper' Pécsi Munkajogi Közlemények (Pecs Labour Law Journal) 1 :30-35. [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2017) 'Employers' Insolvency: Recent Developments' Irish Employment Law Journal 14 :32-37. [Details]
 

Published Reports

Kerr, Anthony (2006) Termination of Employment Relationships: Synthesis Report on the Legal Situation in the Member States of the EU. European Commission, Brussels. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2005) The Evolution of Labour Law in Ireland (National Report for the EC). European Commission, Brussels. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1993) The Resolution of Industrial Disputes: The Use and Development of Conciliation and Mediation Procedures. Report for the European Commission and the Labour Relations Commission, Brussels. [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (1992) Contractual Policy on Continuing Vocational Training. Report for the FORCE Programme (European Commission), Brussels. [Details]
                                               

Book Reviews

Kerr, A; (2007) Ewing ed, The Right to Strike: From the Trade Disputes Act 1906 to a trade union freedom bill. British Journal of Industrial Relations Vol 45: Book Reviews [Details]
Kerr, A (2007) The right to strike: From the Trade Disputes Act 1906 to a trade union freedom bill. Book Reviews [Details]
Kerr, A; (2007) Redmond, Dismissal Law in Ireland. Hibernian Law Journal Vol 7: Book Reviews [Details]
       

Working Paper

Kerr, Anthony (2014) Work Rights in Ireland 2014. Florence, Italy: Working Paper [Details]
                           

Annotations

Anthony Kerr (2015) Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2015. Annotations [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2015) Workplace Relations Act 2015. Annotations [Details]
Anthony Kerr (2015) Equality (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2015) National Minimum Wage (Low Pay Commission) Act 2015. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2014) Employment Permits (Amendment) Act 2014. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2014) Protected Disclosures Act 2014. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2013) Equal Status (Amendment) Act 2012. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2013) Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) (Amendment) Act 2013. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2012) Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2012. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A. (2012) Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Act 2014. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, Anthony (2012) Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Act 2012. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2007) Protection of Employment (Exceptional Collective Redundancies and Related Matters) Act 2007. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2007) Personal Injuries Assessment Board (Amendment) Act 2007. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2006) Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2006. Dublin: Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2006) Employment Permits Act 2006. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2006) Employees (Provision of Information and Consultation) Act 2006. Dublin: Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2005) Adoptive Leave Act 2005. Dublin: Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2004) Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004. Annotations [Details]
Kerr, A; (2004) Maternity Protection (Amendment) Act 2004. Annotations [Details]
                     

Other

Kerr, A (1998) Irish Employment Legislation (Looseleaf). Dublin: Other [Details]
                   

Research

Research Interests

Labour Law (including Employment Law and Industrial Relations Law); Tort; Civil Procedure; the Warsaw Convention; the Limitation of Actions.