Annual Licensing Renewals 2020

    Annual Licensing Renewals 2020   It’s that time of year again! Even in the midst of these current strange times, the annual licensing dates cannot be forgotten. Here are the relevant dates for Dublin District Court: Thursday 24thSeptember, 2020 –  Confirmations and Certificates of Transfer, Objections and General Exemptions Monday 28th September 2020 […]

Domestic Violence Act 2018

    Domestic Violence Act 2018   Domestic violence or abuse can happen to anyone and it includes physical, emotional, sexual, financial and psychological abuse.   Domestic violence can happen against women, men and children.   The Domestic Violence Act 2018 commenced on the 1st January 2019 and brought significant changes to Ireland’s law on […]

Recent Personal Injuries Settlement by Dillon Solicitors

    Recent Personal Injuries Settlement by Dillon Solicitors   Dillon Solicitors recently secured a substantial five figure settlement for a client in a personal injuries action against a now former employer. The action arose due to defective work boots supplied to our client. Our client had raised the issue with the employer at the […]

The Cost of Workplace Bullying – Personal and Economic

  The Cost of Workplace Bullying – Personal and Economic A recent study by NUI Galway has highlighted the significant economic cost of workplace bullying and work related stress; 7 million days million days lost per year equating to, €239 million A link to the study can be viewed here: https://academic.oup.com/occmed/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/occmed/kqaa067/5839678?redirectedFrom=fulltext It is clear that […]

Termination of Wardship

    Termination of Wardship   Until the commencement of the Assistant Decision Making Capacity Act 2015, Part 6 Ward of Court applications continue to be made in the same way as they currently are. Once part 6 of the Act is enacted all future ward ship applications will be made to the Circuit Court. […]