News & Insights

Review of Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Bill 2021

6 May 2021

On 23 March 2021, the Government published a revised draft text of the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Bill 2021 (the “Bill”). The Bill proposes to amend, inter...
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Webinar: Dispute Resolution in the era of Covid-19

4 May 2021

On Thursday, 13 May at 9.15am we will host a webinar discussing how dispute resolution has been impacted due to Covid-19. Our webinar will be moderated by Rachel Shanley, Partner,...
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When the statutory period expires, it expires…or does it?

4 May 2021

After previous uncertainty in certain High Court decisions, the Court of Appeal has clarified the legal test to be applied when seeking to renew a High Court Summons The Statute...
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Additional Countries added to Designated list of ‘category 2’ high risk countries for the purposes of Mandatory Hotel Quarantining from 4am May 4th

4 May 2021

Further to our recent update we now confirm that the Minister for Health announced on the 30th April that an additional five countries/territories would be designated as ‘Category 2’ for...
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E-Discovery – Practical Tips – Recording

29 April 2021

Caoilfhionn Ní Chuanacháin (Partner, Dispute Resolution), recently spoke at a conference organised by CMG Events on the topic of eDiscovery. Here Caoilfhionn provides some practical tips, including how to approach...
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Exemptions introduced for Mandatory Hotel Quarantining for those who have been fully vaccinated

28 April 2021

There is still a Government Advisory in operation against all non-essential international travel. For those travellers who do arrive into Ireland, the Irish Government has now stated that if you...
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Annual Report of the Supreme Court 2020: A Year in Review

14 April 2021

The Annual Report of the Supreme Court (the “Report”) was launched today, Wednesday 14 April 2021, by the Chief Justice Frank Clarke (the “Chief Justice”). The Report covers inter alia,...
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Employment Law Update – Recording

13 April 2021

Our Employment Law Update, took place today, Wednesday 24 March. At this webinar, our speakers discussed topics including: Bullying in the workplace – Key features of the new Code of Practice...
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Additional 16 countries added to List of ‘High Risk’ Countries from Thursday 15 April

12 April 2021

On 9 April, the Minister for Health announced his intention to designate an additional 16 countries/territories as ‘Category 2’. These are: Armenia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Curaçao,...
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Introduction of The Code of Practice on the Right to Disconnect

8 April 2021

The much-anticipated Workplace Relations Commission (“WRC”) Code of Practice for Employers and Employees on the Right to Disconnect (“the Code”) was introduced on Thursday 1 April 2021. The Code, introduced...
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