November 25, 2021

Be careful when transferring money online to your solicitor

25th November, 2021 Criminals are actively targeting property purchases, with the aim of tricking you into transferring them your house deposit and/or the balance of purchase monies to them. These schemes can be highly sophisticated, and almost always involve the criminals pretending to be your lawyer in order to con […]
November 12, 2021

Good news for rights of way users

12th November, 2021 The Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Bill 2021 has just been published. It repeals sections 33 to 39 of the Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2009, with savers for pending proceedings and applications for registration of easements or profits under section 49A of the Registration of […]
October 19, 2021

Trusts of all kinds (including charitable trusts) need to be aware of obligations to register

19th October, 2021 Trustees should be aware of their obligations to register details of the beneficial ownership of their trust with the Central Register of Beneficial Ownership of Trusts (CRBOT) on or before 23 October, 2021. That deadline is fast approaching and trustees should be reviewing their internal registers and […]
September 22, 2021

Undocumented Rights of Way – yet again more changes

22nd September, 2021 The Law has grappled with this difficult issue for centuries and legislation has been ineffective for the last 150 years! Recent attempts here have not helped. So, it’s apt that the Irish Times in yesterday’s edition states ;- Proposed changes to how rights of way and other […]