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The Importance of an Employment Contract

A study from a UK based employment agency highlighted that one of the major issues for employment law action is workers failing to read their contracts.

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Rateable Valuation Issues arising from Repossession Proceedings in the Circuit Court

The Court of Appeal in Permanent TSB PLC v David Langan has given its long-awaited Judgment on two conflicting High Court decisions regarding the jurisdiction of the Circuit Court to hear repossession proceedings in the first instance. The Judgement was delivered by Mr. Justice Gerard Hogan on the 28th July 2016 and it was unanimously held that the Circuit Court no longer has jurisdiction to hear repossession cases where the property is defined as not rateable within the meaning of the Valuation Act 2001. The initial confusion stems from two different High Court decisions in Bank of Ireland Mortgage Bank v Finnegan and Bank of Ireland Mortgage Bank v Hanley respectively. 

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Legal Update: Potential Title Issues Over Properties Did Not Invalidate Appointment of Receiver

Click here to view our latest legal update. The update discusses a recent case which establishes that an entitlement to appoint a Receiver should not be affected by a Bank’s failure to register a charge, as this should not affect the title of the transferees.

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Welcome to Our New Recruits!

Sherwin O’Riordan Solicitors are delighted to welcome a new solicitors to our team. Elaine McNally will enable us to expand and further enrich our firm’s litigation department. In particular, both our new recruits are experienced in advising members of An Garda Síochána.

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Hints and Tips for Managing the Christmas Party!

 ’Tis the season, and plans or discussions of Office Christmas Parties are likely in full swing! But you don’t want your Office Christmas Party to cause you workplace headaches. To that end, our employment law specialists provide some tips for employers on how have a trouble-free Office Christmas Party. By being clear about what is expected of employees and making sure the venue of your party is safe, you should be on your way to having a relaxing and enjoyable festive celebration!

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We have found the Sherwin O’Riordan team to be reliable, very responsive in cases of tight deadlines, business focused and have given us sound commercial legal advice.

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We all know that running a business is not easy and when you add in the many complex relationships to the mix, commercial disputes are an inevitable part of every company’s life. Here are some tips on how to avoid the likelihood of a dispute bit.ly/2OMTmgC #sor #legal

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