Stamp Duty Obligations

The question of stamp duty received a lot of attention in the national press after Paschal Donohoe’s first budget on 10 October 2017.  It...

Take Action while you are able…

Have you ever considered what will happen with you and/or your affairs if, during your lifetime, you become mentally incapable of looking after yourself...

Fraudulent or Exaggerated Personal Injury Claims

General Concern For some time insurance companies and,indeed,the Courts have been concerned with the number of fraudulent or exaggerated claims for compensation for personal injuries...

Environmental Law and Listowel

I want to start this week’s article by congratulating Julie Gleeson and the Listowel Tidy Town Group on increasing the towns score with the...

Squatter’s Title Explained

It is often the case that you may find that the boundaries of your property do not correspond with your folio map in that...

Secured Lending by Credit Unions

As we have alluded to previously, we carry out work for credit unions throughout Ireland. One of the products and services which Pierse Fitzgibbon...

Click and Go: Signing up to Services Online

Many consumers nowadays choose to enter into service contracts online, as opposed to over the phone or physically going to the premises of a...

No Claims Bonus

There has been a lot in the papers recently about the increase in the cost of insurance.  One of the effective tools to reduce...

Compensation for Accidents at work – Tips and Traps

During the recent builder’s holiday period I had a number of enquiries frompersons injured in accidents at work.  It might be useful to set...