Court of Appeal: guidance on meaning of “Severe and Permanent”

    Court of Appeal gives guidance on meaning of  “Severe and Permanent”   In a recent decision of Ledig -v- O’Neill the Plaintiff was injured in an accident while on a motor bike in August 2015. His injuries which were primarily to the Scaphoid bone in the wrist involved surgery which left a 5cm […]

Delay could be the death of you!

  Delay could be the death of you!   In an interesting recent case where the deceased died intestate (without a Will) in 1987. The Plaintiff did not issue Proceedings until some 29 years later.   The Plaintiff issued Proceedings alleging misrepresentation by his siblings ,in relation to the administration of the Estate generally and […]

New Probate Process

  New Probate Process   The Revenue Commissioners have recently introduced a new format for what was previously known as the Inland Revenue Affidavit (CA24). The Inland Revenue Affidavit has been replaced by what is known as an SA2 form which now must be filed with the Revenue Commissioners online and a receipt obtained which […]

Temp Suspension on Residential Evictions during Level 5 Restrictions

  Temporary Suspension on Residential Evictions during Level 5 Covid-19 Restrictions   The Residential Tenancies Act 2020 (RTA 2020) temporarily prevents the eviction of residential tenants from taking place during level 5 restrictions. The Act was signed into law on the 24th of October to reduce the impact of the pandemic and restrictions on residential […]

Covid 19 and your Business

    Covid 19 and your Business Support for Businesses The aim of the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) was to encourage firms to retain staff, and it has been revised to align it more closely to the Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) rates. The EWSS is also available to employers who have had to temporarily […]