Blogs



Darryl Broderick: New court rules allow greater access for media to court documents

Darryl Broderick, partner and head of litigation and dispute resolution at Ronan Daly Jermyn, welc ...

Published 9 August 2018

Dermot Walsh: Gsoc has failed and is not fit for purpose

Dermot Walsh, professor of law at the University of Kent, writes on the record of the Garda watchd ...

Published 7 August 2018

Liam Herrick: Amnesty case highlights flaws in Electoral Act

Liam Herrick, executive director of the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL), writes following ...

Published 1 August 2018

Blog: Allegations and privacy – striking the balance

Striking the balance between reporting allegations and respecting privacy in cases of alleged sexu ...

Published 26 July 2018

Blog: UK Supreme Court case of Owens v Owens highlights need for reform

The eagerly awaited judgment in the case of Owens v Owens was handed down by the Supreme Court yes ...

Published 26 July 2018

Blog: Sustaining the Rule of Law in the Irish border region will depend on institutional co-operation

The UK government’s White Paper is an important step towards avoiding a ‘hard’ b ...

Published 24 July 2018

Blog: Time to draw up a modern slavery statement?

John Kelly looks at the merits of drawing up a modern slavery statement. Modern slavery&nb ...

Published 24 July 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Gender gap info should be classified by job

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the upcoming ...

Published 20 July 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Grounds for Divorce

Brehon law, which was codified in the 7th and survived until 17th century, has been described in s ...

Published 20 July 2018

Ronan Geary: Court of Appeal suggests a more restrictive approach to discovery

Ronan Geary, partner at Ronan Daly Jermyn in Cork, offers insights into a recent court ruling on d ...

Published 19 July 2018

Olivia O'Kane: Sir Cliff Richard OBE is awarded an unprecedented and highest award in this area of law

Olivia O'Kane, partner at Belfast firm Carson McDowell, comments on yesterday's court ruling in fa ...

Published 19 July 2018

Gillian Rea: The long-awaited EU clinical trial regulation

Gillian Rea, solicitor at Dublin firm Baily Homan Smyth McVeigh, writes on changes to the legal fr ...

Published 13 July 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Éraic reparation in Brehon law

The native system of law in Ireland, Brehon law, was first written down in the 7th century and sur ...

Published 13 July 2018

Graeme Hydari: Criminal justice system failing autistic people

Autistic people are being let down by the criminal justice system in England and Wales, writes Gra ...

Published 10 July 2018

Suzanne Keenan: Constable wins employment disability discrimination claim against PSNI

Suzanne Keenan, associate director and head of employment at MKB Law, writes on her client's succe ...

Published 9 July 2018