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Mr. Eddie Keane

Biography


Biography


Eddie Keane graduated from UL in 2003 with an LLB in Law and in 2005 with an LLM in European and Comparative Law. Since 2005, Eddie has worked with UL's School of Law, initially as a teaching assistant, before becoming a member of faculty in 2010; Eddie is currently the Director of Teaching and Learning. His primary teaching and research interests are in the areas of commercial and labour law and he has presented at conferences nationally and internationally. His work has been published in leading academic journals such as the European Labour Law Journal, the King's Law Journal, the Irish Jurist, the Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, and the Irish Employment Law Journal.


Research Interests


Employment Law, Commercial Law, Tort Law


Research Interests

Employment Law, Commercial Law, Tort Law

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2015 - Shortlisted for the QS Stars Reimagine Education Award
  • 2015 - Shortlisted for Shannon Consortium Regional Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2009 - Shortlisted for University of Limerick Teaching Award (Small Group Category)

Employment

  • 2008 Law School, University of Limerick - Teaching Assistant
  • 2004 University of Limerick - Pro rata, Teaching Assistant

Education

  • 2005 University of Limerick - LL M
  • 2003 University of Limerick - LLB

Association

  • Member, Society of Legal Scholars
  • Member, Irish Association of Law Teachers

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

2020

Gigging in Ireland
Keane E.
(2020) Gigging in Ireland
In Kings Law Journal; pp. 1-12
DOI: 10.1080/09615768.2020.1789440

2019

The Meaning(s) of Academic Tenure in Ireland
Keane E; Ballester F
(2019) The Meaning(s) of Academic Tenure in Ireland
In Irish Jurist ; Sweet & Maxwell/Round Hall Dublin : pp. 99-118

2018

Book Review: Restatement of Labour Law in Europe: Volume 1: The Concept of Employee
Eddie Keane
(2018) Book Review: Restatement of Labour Law in Europe: Volume 1: The Concept of Employee
In Irish Jurist ; pp. 161-163

2018

The GDPR and employee¿s privacy: Much ado but nothing new
Keane E.
(2018) The GDPR and employee¿s privacy: Much ado but nothing new
In Kings Law Journal; pp. 354-363
DOI: 10.1080/09615768.2018.1555065

2018

Making a Good Job of The Gig
Eddie Keane
(2018) Making a Good Job of The Gig
In Irish Employment Law Journal; Ireland : pp. 76-81

2016

The Flexicurity System in Ireland
Eddie Keane
(2016) The Flexicurity System in Ireland
In European Labour Law Journal; Intersentia : pp. 310-320
[ULIR]

2016

Are Collaborative Workers Employees?
Eddie Keane
(2016) Are Collaborative Workers Employees?
In Hungarian Labour Law E-Journal; The Labour Law Department of Pázmány Péter Catholic University in Budapest :
[ULIR]

2015

Casual Workers in the Irish Income Security Statutory Provisions
Eddie Keane
(2015) Casual Workers in the Irish Income Security Statutory Provisions
In Irish Employment Law Journal; pp. 44-

2014

Providing access to job security legislation for intermittent workers
Keane E.
(2014) Providing access to job security legislation for intermittent workers
In Kings Law Journal; pp. 332-339
DOI: 10.5235/09615768.25.3.332

2010

A Temporary Problem in Ireland
Eddie Keane
(2010) A Temporary Problem in Ireland
In Northers Ireland Legal Quarterly; pp. 179-190
[ULIR]

2006

Rearing an Unexpected Child: A Compensatory Matter?
Keane, E
(2006) Rearing an Unexpected Child: A Compensatory Matter?
In Irish Jurist ; pp. 125-134
[ULIR]

Other Journals

2016

Shush! Keeping Client Information Confidential
Eddie Keane
(2016) Shush! Keeping Client Information Confidential
In Commercial Law Practitioner; pp. 42-47

2007

The Test for Imposing Vicarious Liability: A Debate in the Irish Courts
Keane, E
(2007) The Test for Imposing Vicarious Liability: A Debate in the Irish Courts
In QUARTERLY REVIEW OF TORT LAW; pp. 12-15

Conference Contributions

2019

Society of Legals Scholars Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2019) Society of Legals Scholars Annual Conference
Preston, Lancashire, UK

2019

Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2019) Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Limerick, Ireland

2017

Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2017) Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland

2017

The Emerging Gig Economy: Is there an App for that?
Eddie Keane
(2017) The Emerging Gig Economy: Is there an App for that?
University of Limerick

2016

Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2016) Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Waterford

2015

Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2015) Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference
York

2015

Labour Law in the 21st Century
Eddie Keane
(2015) Labour Law in the 21st Century
Limerick

2013

Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Eddie Keane
(2013) Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Belfast

2011

Examining International Insolvency law
Keane, E
(2011) Examining International Insolvency law
University of Limerick

2010

Irish Society of Comparative Law Annual Conference
Keane, E
(2010) Irish Society of Comparative Law Annual Conference
Queens University Belfast

2010

Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
Keane, E
(2010) Irish Association of Law Teachers Annual Conference
University of Limerick