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...

Rental Properties – Do’s & Don’ts

On 1stJuly 2017 new standards were introduced under the Housing (Standards for Rented Houses) Regulations 2017to ensure that rental properties provide tenants with a...

The Central Credit Register

What is it? The Central Credit Register (CCR) is a secure mandatory national database of personal and credit information on loans. The register will be...