Blogs



Just A Minute: Rossa McMahon

This week, solicitor Rossa McMahon of PG McMahon Solicitors in Co Limerick, recent winner in the Munster Solicitor of the Year category at the AIB Irish Law Awards, speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.

Published 1 June 2017

Richard Grogan: Disciplinary hearings – a seismic change for HR/IR professionals and lawyers

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors writes on a recent and significant High Court ruling.

Published 1 June 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors writes on the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act.

Published 31 May 2017

Blog: Another HSE report, but have lessons been learned?

Karen Kearney, medical negligence solicitor at Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, questions if the Government has learned lessons from a new report on perinatal deaths.

Published 25 May 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Employment equality legislation – retirement age

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the need for employers to think ahead to their employees' retirement.

Published 25 May 2017

Blog: European Medicines Agency — Ireland's Brexit opportunity?

Gillian Rea, solicitor at Dublin firm Baily Homan Smyth McVeigh, writes on the opportunities for Ireland from the relocation of the European Medicines Agency away from Britain following the UK's exit from the EU.

Published 24 May 2017

NI Blog: Voting rights and Irish presidential elections

Professor Colin Harvey from QUB School of Law and barrister Mark Bassett offer their view on whether Irish citizens abroad should have a right to vote in Presidential elections.

Published 24 May 2017

NI Blog: Extraordinary circumstances in flight delay cases

In the second piece for The Bar of Northern Ireland’s second Spotlight on the Young Bar series, Louise Maguire BL writes on flight delay compensation.

Published 17 May 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Procedural fairness

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the importance of procedural fairness to unfair dismissal cases.

Published 15 May 2017

Blog: Is Stephen Fry at risk of being prosecuted for blasphemy?

Derek Walsh, solicitor at Keating Connolly Sellors in Limerick, writes on the blasphemy investigation into Stephen Fry.

Published 9 May 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Reasonable accommodation

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors explains where his office has had input on current and upcoming Irish legislation.

Published 5 May 2017

Blog: Frightening statistics in relation to maternal wellbeing

Pat Daly, partner and medical negligence solicitor at Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, writes on the controversy around the new National Maternity Hospital.

Published 4 May 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Harassment in the workplace

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on settlement agreements.

Published 2 May 2017

Blog: Damages for the oppressed?

Stephen Keogh, managing partner and commercial solicitor at Keating Connolly Sellors, writes on compensation under section 212 of the Companies Act 2014.

Published 28 April 2017

Richard Grogan on employment law: Dismissal by Receivers

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on dismissal by receivers.

Published 27 April 2017