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20 Feb, 2018

Two Women Have Cancer Misdiagn...

Tonight’s airing of a full RTE Investigates report ‘Under the Microscope’ on RTE’s Prime Time yet again sheds a spotlight on the devastating effect of medical misdiagnosis. Recent reports h...
7 Feb, 2018

Conveyancing Secretary Vacancy

Conveyancing Secretary With clients including banking and financial institutions, global asset management companies, State bodies and multi-national corporations, Lavelle Solicitors are looking to...
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 ...
24 Jan, 2018

Delayed Medical Diagnosis

Unfortunately, press coverage of delayed medical diagnosis and medical misdiagnosis is all too frequent of late. Recent news highlighted that the ongoing review of scans carried out by a radiologist i...
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...
30 Nov, 2017
Element Six Pension Case

Employee gets injunction to re...

A recent High Court Judgment serves as a reminder to employers who have a retirement age for employees that the first issue they must consider is whether they are entitled under contract to retire the...
10 Nov, 2017

Career Opportunity: Trainee So...

Lavelle Solicitors are currently accepting applications for the role of trainee solicitor. Applicants must have passed all FE1 examinations. Commencement date is January 2018. Please submit C...
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...