We are delighted to announce that Rachel has been appointed as Chairperson of the Cork Family Lawyers Association and we wish her the best of luck.
admin 2017-10-27T15:01:56+01:00Power of Attorney/ EPA admin 2017-10-27T15:01:56+01:00
Power of attorney is a legal device in Ireland that can be set up by a person (the donor) during his/her life when he/she is in good mental health. It allows another specially appointed person (the attorney) to take actions on the donor's behalf if he/she is absent, abroad or incapacitated through illness. The relevant [...]
admin 2015-10-09T12:47:11+01:00Why you should make a Will admin 2015-10-09T12:47:11+01:00
Your will tells everyone what should happen to your money, possessions and property after you die (all these things together are called your ‘estate’). If you don’t leave a will, the law decides how your estate is passed on – and this may not be in line with your wishes. A will makes it much [...]
admin 2017-10-27T15:01:56+01:00Protected Disclosures Act 2014 admin 2017-10-27T15:01:56+01:00
The Protected Disclosures Act 2014 became operational on 15th July 2014. The Act is intended to provide a robust statutory framework within which workers can raise concerns regarding potential wrongdoing that has come to their attention in the workplace in the knowledge that they can avail of significant employment and other protections if they are [...]