May 28, 2020

Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Charter

28th May, 2020 Today, this firm signed up to and committed to the Irish Law Society Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (GEDI) Charter. We appreciate the importance of integrating gender equality, diversity and inclusion principles into the workplace for the benefit of the firm, organisations, clients, staff and ourselves. By […]
May 12, 2020

Woman who fell wins against Dunnes Stores court appeal

12th May 2020 An elderly woman will hold onto her €102,000 award after Dunnes Stores lost its appeal over a finding its negligence lead to her falling and suffering serious hip injuries while shopping in its store in Cork’s Bishopstown shopping centre. Rose Desmond was awarded the injury compensation by […]
May 7, 2020

Commercial evictions during Covid 19 for rent non-payment

6th May, 2020 Dublin solicitors’ firm Sherwin O’Riordan has secured a High Court injunction for a furniture business preventing its eviction from its premises. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company was threatened with eviction after it was unable to pay its rent this month. Not permissible The company argued […]
May 5, 2020

71% of Solicitor Firms to close

5th May, 2020 Small law firms are playing a crucial role in providing advice to vulnerable people struggling with stressful legal issues during these difficult times – yet cash flow pressures and reduced fee income has put many at risk of collapse, the Law Society of England and Wales has […]