Blogs



Pre-birth judicial approval model could be the surrogacy solution

Dr Brian Tobin of NUI Galway writes on potential solutions to the challenges of legislating for su ...

Published 22 March 2016

NI: Celebrating women in law on International Women's Day

Olivia O'Kane, chair of Belfast Solicitors Association, marks International Women's Day 2016 by ...

Published 8 March 2016

Blog: Cancer misdiagnosis in Wexford general hospital

Karen Kearney, medical negligence solicitor at Ernest J. Cantillon Solicitors in Cork, writes abo ...

Published 4 March 2016

NI: Employment Bill passed at the NI Assembly – What changes will it bring?

Rachel Richardson, director at Tughans Solicitors in Belfast, comments on the Employment Bill whic ...

Published 3 March 2016

Blog: Is an end in sight to the Surinder Singh route loophole in the UK?

Nikaela Rusk, legal caseworker at Brophy Solicitors, examines the impact of the UK's recent EU ...

Published 23 February 2016

NI blog: Zombie apocalypse clause – overkill... or is it?

Emily Paisley, apprentice solicitor at Worthingtons Solicitors, looks at the tongue-in-cheek pro ...

Published 22 February 2016

NI blog: SHA monies must be protected if HIU has any hope of success in delivering to families

Mark Thompson, director of Relatives For Justice, writes on the need to safeguard the £150 mil ...

Published 18 February 2016

Blog: Is there a role for Body Worn Cameras in security monitoring?

Robert Browne, partner at McKeever Rowan Solicitors in Dublin, reflects on whether the law allo ...

Published 11 February 2016

NI: Female employee awarded £50k settlement in sex discrimination case

Maxine Orr, partner at Worthingtons Solicitors in Belfast, reflects on the lessons of a recent sex ...

Published 3 February 2016

NI: A request to speak English in the workplace – is this Race Discrimination?

Maxine Orr, partner at Worthingtons Solicitors in Belfast, examines whether Northern Ireland emplo ...

Published 2 February 2016

NI: Court of Appeal rules against Polish GP’s claims of discrimination and unfair dismissal

Maxine Orr, partner at Worthingtons Solicitors in Belfast, explains the case of a Polish GP who fa ...

Published 29 January 2016

Blog: Data Protection Day 2016 – 4 Trends for the Coming Year

The Technology, Media and Communications Team at Irish law firm Mason Hayes & Curran offers ana ...

Published 28 January 2016

Blog: Deportation, ISIS and the Irish Courts

Darragh Coffey, a PhD candidate in the Faculty of Law at the University of Cambridge, writes about ...

Published 18 January 2016

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Published 15 January 2016

Blog: Flexibility needed in Employment Permit scheme to address chef shortage

Wendy Lyon, solicitor at Dublin firm KOD Lyons, writes about the impact of strict immigration rule ...

Published 13 January 2016