Employment Permit (Amendment) Regulations 2019

Employment Permit (Amendment) Regulations 2019

One of the main difficulties we have noted in recent years is that many applications for Work Permits have been rejected because the person’s skills were said to be surplus to Irish requirements. Happily, the Employment Permit (Amendment) Regulations 2019 were enacted...
Immigrant Investor Programme

Immigrant Investor Programme

The Immigrant Investor Programme (IIP) was introduced by the Irish Government in 2012 to encourage inward investment for the creation of business and employment opportunities in the State. The IIP is designed to encourage investors and business professionals from...
Application for Irish Citizenship

Application for Irish Citizenship

Many of you will be familiar with the recent High Court case where Judge Barrett ruled that applicants for Irish citizenship by naturalisation requires “a period of one year’s continuous residence in the State immediately before the date of the application”.  One year...
Contesting a Will

Contesting a Will

When a loved one dies, it is unfortunately the case that disputes can arise and can lead to a Will being challenged in court.  The critical advice we give clients is that if you have any issue with a Will, contact us as soon as you can and we will move as quickly as...
Domestic Violence Act 2018

Domestic Violence Act 2018

The recent Domestic Violence Act 2018 replaces the 1996 Domestic Violence Act 1996 and the Domestic Violence (Amendment) Act 2002 and introduces major changes to the law, some of which give rise to serious concerns, particularly if you are a man. We are particularly...