September 15, 2017

Data protection for the 21st century

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a buzzword in the legal sector at the moment. The legislation comes into force in May 2018. You’ve probably already heard about the potential sanctions for companies which do not comply with the legislation – fines of up to four per cent of […]
September 15, 2017

English 5 year old fined for planning breaches !!!

A five-year-old girl was left in tears after she was fined £150 for setting up a lemonade stand in East London. Andre Spicer’s daughter decided to sell cups of lemonade at the end of her street in Mile End, as hundreds of people were attending Lovebox festival in nearby Victoria Park. But within 30 […]
September 6, 2017

Succession Law Reform – kid’s succession entitlements need to be watered down

As people live longer and have fewer children, the law in many jurisdictions has altered on how to respond to children, including adult children, who take cases contesting, who gets what from a parent’s estate. In considering how any new Irish legislation dealing with this should be drafted, recently, the […]
August 29, 2017

Is it possible to make a claim for psychological injuries after an accident = YES

Depression, stress, anxiety, mood disorders and other psychological injuries have been recognised as injuries for which you can be compensated if you have suffered from them as a result of your accident. However, to recover compensation for psychological injuries you will have to obtain an expert report which proves that […]