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14 December 2018: The result is legally significant for freelance journalists who will be able to collectively bargain to seek better terms for their work
5 December 2018: The union's Irish Secretary warned that global social justice cannot be achieved without stronger legal protections for freelance and precarious workers across all sectors.
31 May 2017: The use of competiton law to deny workers the right to collective representation was wrong and freelance workers will now be able to use the legislation to secure representation rights.
5 May 2017: NUJ and SIPTU members employed by the ASTI trade union have voted for industrial action.
7 December 2016: Leo Varadkar, the minister for social protection, is taking legal advice on how to protect members of the Independent Newspapers (Ireland) defined benefit pension scheme.
5 December 2016: NUJ and SIPTU protest in Dublin against pension cuts proposals at Independent Newspapers Ireland.
6 July 2016: A significant hurdle in the battle for freelance rights in Ireland was overcome with the all-party acceptance of the Competition (Amendment) Bill tabled by Senator Ivana Bacik.
6 November 2013: The official commemoration of the 1913 Lock Out will be remembered as “a hypocritical charade” if the government commitment to publish legislation on collective bargaining is not honoured by the end of the year.
23 September 2013: Video footage from the NUJ Ireland women's conference 2013
9 December 2008: NUJ members at Raidió Teilifís Éireann will vote this week on whether to accept a pay freeze as part of a deal to avoid redundancies at the Irish public broadcasting organisation.