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25 Jul, 2018

The Cost of Doing Business In ...

Report by the Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation, July 2018 The Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation published their Report on the Cost of doing Business in Ir...
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...
18 Apr, 2018

Lavelle Solicitors advises Iri...

InterFAX Communications, based in Dublin with locations in Israel, the UK and the US sells secure, cloud-based messaging services including enterprise cloud fax and secure document distribution. In...
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 ...
18 Dec, 2017
Lavelle Christmas Message 2017

Lavelle Solicitors’ Christma...

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our clients a very happy Christmas and a prosperous and peaceful 2018. Instead of sending Christmas cards this year we have made a donation to th...
30 Nov, 2017
minority shareholder rights

What are my Rights as a Minori...

It is not uncommon for individuals be they the original founders, small investors or employees for find themselves being offered minority shareholdings in small often start-up companies. Sometimes the...
30 Nov, 2017

The Assisted Decision Making C...

Overview The Assisted Decision Making Capacity Act 2015( “The Act”) was signed into Law by President Michael D. Higgins in December 2015 but the significant elements outlined below have not yet c...
30 Nov, 2017

Important Commercial Court dec...

In the recent case of Allied Irish Banks plc (“AIB”) v McKeown & Another [2017] IEHC 363 Costello, J decided that the failure of AIB to obtain a new guarantee in the refinance of three existin...