News

9 Jul, 2018

Holiday Apartment Hell? It pay...

Partner Gríana O’Kelly speaks with Arlene Harris of the Irish Times about the pitfalls associated with not using a certified, bonded Travel Agent. Gríana states that booking a package holiday ...
30 May, 2018
GDPR

Lavelle Solicitors Comply with...

As you are aware, new data protection rules known as the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) came into effect on 25 May 2018 to give European citizens greater control over their personal data. ...
30 May, 2018
Peter McVerry Trust

Peter McVerry Trust Launch the...

Over 35 Years ago, Peter McVerry Trust was set up by Fr Peter McVerry to reduce homelessness and the harm caused by drug misuse and social disadvantage. The Trust provides low-threshold entry servic...
2 May, 2018

How Safe Is Your Data ? Estat...

Estate Agents hold a wealth of information about home-hunters, but new EU rules say they must be upfront about it, writes Arlene Harris of The Sunday Times, Ireland Edition.  When Consulted, Gríana...
6 Mar, 2018

February’s Client Newsle...

In the February edition of our client newsletter,  we discuss   Start-Ups Preparing for Investment Are you involved in a Start-Up ? Do you know what you should consider when you are p...
29 Jan, 2018

January Newsletter From Lavell...

In this months newsletter, we discuss... Data Protection, which is very high on the agenda as it effects both the data your business holds and data businesses hold on you. Stamp Duty Provisions ...
31 Oct, 2017

October Newsletter

E-Briefings-October 2017 Edition – In this issue:  Finance Bill 2017 provides for transitional arrangements in relation to the increase in stamp duty  Budget 2018 - Key Developments for Em...
12 Oct, 2017

The Companies (Accounting) Act...

The Companies (Accounting) Act commenced on the 9th June 2017 and applies to financial years beginning on or after the 1st January 2017. The purpose of the new Act is to bring Irish law in line with n...
11 Oct, 2017

Processing of Employee Data

On the 8th June 2017, the EU’s Article 29 Working Party published an Opinion which sought to provide guidance on data processing in the employment context. This Opinion was designed to cover the pos...
9 Oct, 2017

Preparing for the GDPR

On the 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will come into force. From this date, data controllers and processors will have significantly enhanced obligations towards ind...
29 Sep, 2017

September Legal News

E-Briefings-September 2017 Edition - In this issue:  Processing of Employee Data Preparing for the GDPR Summary judgment refused as Court was not able to verify the amount of interest incl...
31 Aug, 2017

August Legal News

E-Briefings-August 2017 Edition - In this issue:  The New Prospectus Regulation - How it Affects SMEs  Importance of Setting Recruitment Criteria for Prospective Employees  The Housing (...