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  • Vicarious liability and employment discrimination 

    Buckley, Lucy-Ann (Oxford University Press, 1997)
    The issue of employer liability for discriminatory acts committed by employees is complex and contentious. In tort, the established principle is that 'every act which is done by a servant in the course of his duty is ...
  • Virtual rights? property in online game objects and characters 

    Kennedy, Rónán (Taylor & Francis, 2008-07-18)
    The new industry of Massively Multi-Player Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs) brings together two sets of fictions: the interactive stories of shared computer games and the legal devices of intellectual property. In these ...
  • Was it Author's Rights all the time?: Copyright as a Constitutional Right in Ireland 

    Kennedy, Rónán (Dublin University Law Journal, 2011)
    If property rights are “the Cinderella of the fundamental rights provisions of the Irish Constitution,” copyright may be its glass slipper, seeking its proper owner. The underlying rationale for copyright in Irish law is ...