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Blog: Judges should not return to work as barristers

Barrister Jim O'Callaghan, also Fianna Fáil's justice and equality spokesperson, writes on the High Court decision to allow ex-judge Barry White to return to practice as a barrister.

Published 29 July 2016

Update: Green light for Amazon drone pilot

David Sullivan, director at Belfast firm Sullivans Law, writes an update on the regulation of drones in the UK.

Published 27 July 2016

Blog: No welcome with open arms for the Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2015

Eilean Duane of Cantillons Solicitors in Cork writes for Irish Legal News about the response to the Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2015.

Published 21 July 2016

Blog: Modest damages for minor personal injuries

Orla Keane  of Arthur Cox writes about the demise of generous personal injury claims.

Published 14 July 2016

Advertorial: Title Problems Holding Up Your Transaction?

Title Problems Holding Up Your Transaction? Stewart Title Has The Solution.

Published 8 July 2016

NI Blog: Employment law may be cushioned from Brexit shocks

Rosemary Lundy, employment law partner at Arthur Cox's Belfast office, outlines how Brexit will affect employment law in Northern Ireland.

Published 5 July 2016

NI Blog: ‘What is thy bidding, my Master?’

Paul Sullivan, director at Sullivans Law in Belfast, discusses recent developments in the law surrounding vicarious liability.

Published 4 July 2016

Blog: Brexit and standard English

James Nolan, member of the the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC), retired deputy director of interpretation, meetings & publishing at the United Nations, and retired head of linguistic services at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea writes on the status of English as an official EU language.

Published 1 July 2016

Blog: Access to justice threatened by solicitors' costs delays

Melissa Gowan, partner at Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, writes on the challenge posed to access to justice by delays in solicitors receiving their fees.

Published 30 June 2016

Brexit: What Happens Next?

Following the victory for Leave in the EU referendum, Professor Stephen Tierney sets out the next steps in the constitutional process. 

Published 24 June 2016

NI Blog: Bankruptcy restriction orders

Director Jeanette Donohoe and solicitor Maria McNally of Cleaver Fulton Rankin in Belfast explain bankruptcy restriction orders.

Published 23 June 2016

NI: Taking notes in Northern Ireland's courts

Fergal Maguire, associate at Cleaver Fulton Rankin in Belfast, explains the recently-clarified rules around note-taking in Northern Ireland's courts.

Published 14 June 2016

NI: Covert surveillance of employees

As an employer, keeping an eye on your staff is vital but you must also stay on the right side of the law. Colin Foote, employment law specialist at Sullivans Law in Belfast, advises how employers can monitor staff without infringing their right to privacy.

Published 8 June 2016

Blog: Lower motor insurance premiums shouldn't come off the backs of victims

Sinéad Carroll, partner in the litigation department of Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, comments on the call for a taskforce to tackle rising motor insurance costs.

Published 7 June 2016

NI: Changes to NI insolvency legislation

Director Jeanette Donohoe and solicitor Maria McNally of Cleaver Fulton Rankin Solicitors in Belfast explain the impact of the Insolvency (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2016.

Published 1 June 2016