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The Tipperary Solicitors’ Bar Association (TSBA) was founded in 1909 and is the oldest Bar Association in Ireland. The TSBA has influenced legislation by addressing steering committees of Dail Eireann and lobbying and making submissions for amendments to legislation, which affect the citizens of Ireland.
Agriculture law governs legal issues affecting the farming and ranching industries. Typical agriculture law issues include the use of pesticides, land use and zoning, environmental issues, and patents on genetically modified seeds. Because agriculture law focuses on an entire industry, it can affect small family farms as well as large…
Banking & Financial Services
Financial services law refers to the laws and regulations that govern the services and transactions of investment banks, hedge funds, investment advisers, insurance carriers, brokerages and trading firms, securities and futures exchanges, self-regulatory agencies, business entities issuing securities, and consumer finance businesses.
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Bankruptcy is a formal High Court insolvency solution for people in debt over €20,000. During the bankruptcy process, the ownership of the person’s property and possessions transfer to the Official Assignee in Bankruptcy to be sold by him for the benefit of those to whom the individual owes debts (creditors).
Commercial law, also known as trade law, is the body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales. It is often considered to be a branch of civil law and deals with issues of both private law…
Legal representation is the process of representing a defendant in court and the time, projects, and investigation that is involved.
Criminal law, as distinguished from civil law, is a system of laws concerned with punishment of individuals who commit crimes. Thus, where in a civil case two individuals dispute their rights, a criminal prosecution involves the government deciding whether to punish an individual for either an act or an omission.
When a debt is owed and there is a delay or difficulty in receiving payment, then it may be necessary to instruct a solicitor to take appropriate steps to recover the debt including, if required, issuing legal proceedings. In Ireland, the debt collection legal process is essentially a four-step process…
When setting up or running a business with paid employees, employers should be familiar with a number of basic provisions under Irish employment law.
The nature and issues arising from a marriage; civil unions and domestic partnerships; mental and physical abuse of the spouse and/or children; legitimacy, adoption, surrogacy and abduction of children; annulment, divorce, alimony and settlements; and custody, visitation and support.
The alcohol licensing laws of Ireland regulate the sale and consumption of alcohol. These complex laws govern the sale of alcohol in pubs, nightclubs, supermarkets, off licenses etc.
Litigation is the process of fighting or defending a case in a civil court of law.
Mediation law refers to a form of alternative dispute resolution in which the parties to a lawsuit meet with a neutral third-party in an effort to settle the case. The third-party is called a mediator.
Medical negligence happens when the medical practitioner fails to provide the care which is expected in each case thus resulting in injury or death of the patient. It can be any breach of contract of health care or professional services rendered by a health care provider to a patient.
A notary public (or notary or public notary) of the common law is a public officer constituted by law to serve the public in non-contentious matters usually concerned with estates, deeds, powers-of-attorney, and foreign and international business.
Examples of common personal injury claims include injuries from slip and fall accidents, traffic collisions, defective products, workplace injuries and professional malpractice.
Property law governs personal interests in property, such as rights of ownership, requirements in sales and transfers of property, and settlement of claims against property.
Sports law touches on a variety of matters, including contract, agency, antitrust, constitutional, labor, trademark, Sex Discrimination, criminal, and tax issues.
Taxation and Estate Planning
Estate planning is the act of preparing for the transfer of a person's wealth and assets after his or her death. Assets, life insurance, pensions, real estate, cars, personal belongings, and debts are all part of one's estate. Estate plans must be written, signed, and notarized by the person who…
Wills & Probate
Probate Law and Legal Definition. Probate is the process of proving a will is valid and thereafter administering the estate of a dead person according to the terms of the will. It is a judicial act or determination of a court having competent jurisdiction establishing the validity of a will.
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