Blogs



Joanelle O'Cleirigh: Extension of phone tapping powers on the regulatory horizon?

Partner Joanelle O'Cleirigh and associates Alan Coyne and Tara Roche at Arthur Cox in Dublin write ...

Published 14 December 2018

Michael Murphy: Architects' liability – managing risk in an increasingly challenging environment

Michael Murphy, a litigation partner at HOMS Solicitors, writes on liability for breach of care an ...

Published 14 December 2018

Professor Stephen Tierney: Article 50 decision calls into question political neutrality of the CJEU

Stephen Tierney, professor of constitutional theory at Edinburgh University, comments on today's B ...

Published 10 December 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Constance Markievicz

The general election of December 1918 was the first time that women were able to exercise their ri ...

Published 7 December 2018

Lyndy Cantillon: Facts on the Health Service Executive's X-ray debacle

Lyndy Cantillon comments on a recent health debacle which saw patients' X-rays misread. Over ...

Published 6 December 2018

Richard Grogan: Employment law in turmoil after landmark EU ruling

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes for Irish Legal ...

Published 5 December 2018

Professor Steven Peers: Revoking the notice to withdraw from the EU?

Professor Steven Peers of University of Essex School of Law explains and comments on today's opini ...

Published 4 December 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Billy in the bowl

Navigating the streets of Dublin in a wooden bowl fortified with iron, "Billy in the bowl", as he wa ...

Published 3 December 2018

Richard Grogan: Judgment brings sea change for employers and employees

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on a recent judg ...

Published 29 November 2018

Lyn McCarthy: New bill will modernise Irish coronial law

Lyn McCarthy, associate solicitor in the healthcare team at Hayes Solicitors, sets out in full the ...

Published 29 November 2018

Dr Louise Crowley: Ireland needs to consider 'clean-break' divorce

Dr Louise Crowley, senior lecturer at University College Cork School of Law, writes on the case fo ...

Published 28 November 2018

Gerry Liston: Bill to ban goods from illegal Israeli settlements has no legal obstacles

Gerry Liston, solicitor and legal officer for Sadaka (The Ireland Palestine Alliance) and the Glob ...

Published 27 November 2018

Irish Legal Heritage: Sir Edward Carson at the Bar

Sir Edward Carson’s controversial role in Irish history and status as a unionist icon has ob ...

Published 23 November 2018

Richard Grogan: Redundancy or continuity of service?

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on a recent redu ...

Published 22 November 2018

Dr Susan Leahy: Time to reconsider whether Irish law protects complainants in rape trials

Law lecturer Dr Susan Leahy, co-author of Sexual Offending in Ireland: Laws, Procedures and Punish ...

Published 20 November 2018