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Consequences for Directors of leaving a company to be struck off

Due to the financial difficulties that many businesses are currently experiencing, many directors and shareholders of companies are tempted to simply abandon the company without arranging for the appointment of a liquidator to wind up the company. Members Voluntary Liquidation To place a company into a Members Voluntary Liquidation, the directors must follow a Summary […]

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Recent developments in Road Traffic and drink driving cases

The Road Traffic Act of 2010 ( as amended) provides for a significant reorganisation to the Road Traffic Legislation. Road Traffic offences are by far the most prosecuted type of criminal offence in the Courts of Ireland. A summary of the relevant changes and issues are as follows: Expands the powers of Gardaí informing the […]

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New personal insolvency regime

Since Monday the 9th of September this year, the Insolvency Service of Ireland have been accepting applications for the new arrangements provided in the legislation. It is hoped that this legislation will assist in the economic recovery of the Country and help to reduce the overhanging personal debt. There are well established procedures in place […]

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Thinking of an Internship?

Internships and volunteering are becoming more and more popular. They afford employers low cost ways to hire staff and the intern/volunteer gains work experience which increases both chances for getting interviews and benefits their CV’s overall. The Government internship scheme JobBridge is governed by its own rules and there are also other formal internship schemes […]

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