General Areas of Law – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

March 18, 2020

Adidas – 3 stripes is not the same as 2 !

18th March, 2020 Fashion retailer H&M has defeated Adidas in a long-standing trademark dispute about Adidas’ distinctive three-stripe logo. A decades-long legal battle was settled before the Hague Court of Appeal with a ruling that the H&M two-stripe block colour logo does not infringe Adidas’ three-stripe emblem. German sports-giant Adidas […]
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 […]
October 29, 2019

Family Law issues should be dealt with outside of court

29th October, 2019 The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Justice and Equality last week called for a major overhaul of the family law system. It wants urgent status for long-promised legislation for the establishment of a dedicated and integrated family court within existing court structures. Specialised family courts are commonplace in […]