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Eugene F Collins Webinar Series: Dispute Resolution – Key Developments in 2020

29 October 2020

Join us on Thursday, 5 November at 11.00am for a webinar discussing some of the key issues we are seeing this year in the area of dispute resolution. To register...
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Clarity on High Court’s Role in Solicitors Strike-Off Applications

27 October 2020

A recent ruling in a case involving a solicitor is potentially of significance in considering the regulation of professionals. One of the most significant threats for a professional’s livelihood is...
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Level 5 restrictions and likely impact on travel to Ireland

22 October 2020

In response to concerns regarding the trajectory of coronavirus cases in Ireland, the Irish government has announced that the entire country will move to Level 5 restrictions as part of...
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Level 5 – What an Employer needs to know

20 October 2020

The Irish Government announced last night that level 5 restrictions will come into place for the whole of the Republic of Ireland from midnight on Wednesday 21 October 2020. The...
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Budget 2021 – An Employers Perspective

16 October 2020

Following the announcement of the 2021 Budget this week, employers should note some key points: A variant of the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme will commence after the current scheme ends...
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Banter and bias in the workplace

15 October 2020

Maura Connolly, Partner and Head of Employment and Employee Benefits at Eugene F Collins was pleased to take part in a presentation on banter and bias in the workplace for...
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Budget 2021 – Hope based on realism?

14 October 2020

Budget 2021 was delivered by the Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath against a backdrop of a global pandemic and a...
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Eugene F Collins Webinar Series: Legal Structures and Financing in Social Housing

13 October 2020

We will host a webinar on Thursday 22 October at 11.00am on the topic of Social Housing Legal Structures and Financing. To register email: Our panel of speakers will...
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Extension to filing deadline for companies with an Annual Return Date falling on or after 30 September 2020

12 October 2020

The CRO has extended the filing deadline for companies with an Annual Return Date falling on 30 September 2020 or later. Any company with an Annual Return Date of 30...
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Government approves increase in the National Minimum Wage from 1 January 2021

12 October 2020

On 6 October 2020 Minister for Social Protection, Heather Humphreys, secured Government approval to increase the National Minimum Wage to €10.20 per hour from 1 January 2021. This represents a...
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