COVID-19 Legal Updates

Businesses are coming to terms with COVID-19, with the need to respond quickly to the disruption to operations and mitigate risk.

Our multi-disciplinary team is working with clients on a range of areas including employee matters, corporate governance, protecting personal data and contractual requirements to help prepare for the evolving impact of COVID-19.

Read the insights below from our lawyers for more information.

Eugene F Collins Webinar: Rescuing an Insolvent Company

25 June 2020

Despite the emergency financial supports introduced by Government to alleviate the working capital challenges faced by businesses as a consequence of COVID-19, many will be unable to avoid serious liquidity...
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Webinar with the SCSI: Rent Remedies and the Retail Revolution

23 June 2020

Our Managing Partner, Mark Walsh and Dispute Resolution Partner, Caoilfhionn Ní Chuanacháin are looking forward to joining Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland members tomorrow, Wednesday 24 June at 11.00 am for a webinar on how the...
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Construction Industry Federation Contracting Webinar Series

22 June 2020

Siobhan Kenny, Construction Associate at Eugene F. Collins was pleased to take part in the Construction Industry Federation (CIF)’s recent webinar series. Siobhan discussed contractual positions those in the industry may find themselves...
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Rent Remedies – Landlords and Tenants

19 June 2020

Caoilfhionn Ní Chuanacháin, Partner, Dispute Resolution outlines some steps that both landlords and tenants can take in respect of rent disputes where they have been impacted by COVID-19
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The Online Retail Revolution and Turnover Rents

19 June 2020

Our Managing Partner, Mark Walsh briefly discusses the online revolution in the retail sector and the move to turnover rents
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Eugene F Collins Webinar Series: Selling online – the legal and business implications

9 June 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has driven many companies to re-focus their business to sell online. As restrictions start to lift e-commerce will continue to remain a critical sales channel for many...
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COVID-19: Guidance from ODCE – Comfort for Directors

8 June 2020

As businesses emerge from lockdown many directors are concerned regarding their personal exposure if they continue to trade but the business ultimately fails. In an insolvent liquidation directors face the...
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COVID-19 Update for Retail and Hospitality Sectors

5 June 2020

The Government have today announced details for Phase 2 of the roadmap to reopen the Irish economy. A number of measures that were originally expected to be introduced in later...
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COVID-19 and employment issues to be considered

3 June 2020

Edel Flynn, Employment & Employee Benefits Associate provides an overview of some of the key employment issues facing businesses as a result of COVID-19, including dealing with annual leave, pay...
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New Temporary Residency First Time Registration Process Announced and Change of Permission Email Facility extended

28 May 2020

The Immigration Service Delivery has announced a new temporary electronic facility for first time registration applicants as part of its response to Covid-19 crisis. This coincides with an announcement by...
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