Property – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

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 […]
October 21, 2019

Owner’s Liability to pay Commercial Rates

21 October, 2019 The Local Government Rates and Other Matters Act 2019 was enacted on 11 July 2019 to deal with various aspects of the collection of commercial rates and related matters.  Concerns were expressed by the Irish Law Society to the Department of Housing Planning and Local Government in […]
October 7, 2019

Email signature declared legally binding

7th October, 2019 Manchester County Court has ruled that an email signature block forms part of a legally binding contract. A lawyer’s emailed response to a suggested contract change, made during negotiations for the sale of a piece of land, was deemed by a judge to be legally binding. The […]
August 8, 2019

Buying Property – the importance of surveys

The Conveyancing Committee of the irish Law Society and Rory O’Donnell provided a very interesting guide to surveys when buying a property. We produce it here :- CLIENT MEMORANDUM RE: SURVEYS OF HOUSES OR APARTMENTS 1. DO I NEED TO GET THE HOUSE/APARTMENT SURVEYED? In our opinion there are two […]