General Areas of Law – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

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 […]
March 12, 2020

Mental Health costs employers

11th March 2020 While the benefits of implementing a wellbeing programme for employees may appear self-evident, organisations do not necessarily consider the benefits that wellbeing programmes can have on their business and profit margins. However, evidence clearly indicates that the cost of poor mental health in the workplace is substantial. […]
February 24, 2020

Irish Chief Justice – some interesting thoughts and observations

24th February, 2020 In a recent interview , Irish law’s centre of gravity is moving online – slowly but surely – says Chief Justice Frank Clarke. The Supremes The chief justice wants the legal profession to not just modernise, but to innovate and embrace the digital era. In fairness, he’s […]