General Areas of Law – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

February 26, 2021

Drive to Lower Legal Costs

26th February, 2021 We welcome the news from The Minister that it is government’s intention to work on reducing legal costs so access to justice is open to everyone. A plan for reduced legal fees, as well as reduced insurance costs, are set out in a Department of Justice strategy document, launched […]
February 18, 2021

Fair Deal Scheme – Implications of Selling the Family Home

18th February, 2021 We highly recommend reading Dominic Coyle’s articles in the Irish Times on various aspects of personal finance. Recently, he wrote on the implications on fair deal scheme support when selling the family home, and we copy his article here with some slight amendments :- QUERY I live […]
July 14, 2020

Behaviour of Gardai during Covid19

14th July 2020 The Irish law society has recently published the results of a survey, which questions the practices of Gardai during this pandemic. From 1 to 13 May 2020, Shalom Binchy Solicitors hosted an online survey asking colleague defence solicitors about their recent experiences of providing legal advice to […]
April 29, 2020

Online Court hearings

29th April, 2020 The various courts have been conducting mock hearings online to try to get the Court system back up and running. Last week, the Supreme Court issued guidelines on how cases will be conducted in the era of remote working :- Guidance for Participants at Remote Supreme Court […]