'Freezing' al fresco drinkers and fed-up landlords call for pubs to be able to open indoor areas now – Daily Mail

Let us inside pubs NOW! ‘Freezing’ al fresco drinkers and fed-up landlords forced to shut due to miserable weather call on Boris to allow customers into bars before May 17 – as -2C cold snap will last all weekBank Holiday Monday was a washout as wet and windy weather battered UK due to 800-mile ‘weather

The cost of unity; An Post raises stamp prices: and sustainable ‘leather’ for fashion – The Irish Times

Reunification in Ireland would cause a financial shock in the Republic, requiring either a major hike in taxes or a significant reduction in public spending, according to economist John FitzGerald. Either way, there would be a drop in living standards. Eoin Burke-Kennedy was listening in as he appeared before the Oireachtas Committee on the Implementation

Tenants face jail after refusing to leave rented homes – The Irish Times

An asset management company is seeking the imprisonment of 19 adults because they will not leave their rented homes in north Dublin. In a case due before the High Court on Tuesday, Pepper Finance will say the 12 households have no legal right to remain in the houses at 31 Richmond Avenue, Fairview, and 21

High Court appoints provisional liquidator for Joe Walsh Pilgrimtours – Independent.ie

The High Court has appointed provisional liquidators to Joe Walsh Pilgrimtours which provided group tours to places of pilgrimage. he company had for many years brought mainly elderly groups or Irish Catholics on package tours to Lourdes in France, Fatima in Portugal, Rome and Medjugorje in Bosnia. However, the court heard that its business was

Shepherd and Wedderburn announces partner and legal director promotions – Scottish Legal News

Published 26 April 2021 Shepherd and Wedderburn has promoted four of its lawyers to partner and two to legal director. The newly assumed partners are property and infrastructure specialists Nigel Sievwright and Fraser Grant, commercial disputes specialist Matt Phillip, and health and safety/regulatory specialist Kevin Clancy. Mr Clancy joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a trainee

Clodagh Finn: Honouring the Irish woman who won five US Open tennis titles – Irish Examiner

It is heartrending to think that Ireland’s most successful tennis player, five-time US Open tennis champion Mabel Esmonde Cahill, spent her final days in a workhouse and was buried in an unmarked grave. At least now, in the place where she spent her earliest days, that unrivalled achievement is being remembered. When Kilkenny Tennis Club

And finally… cough it up – Irish Legal News

And finally… cough it up Published 19 April 2021 A landlord couple who refused to return a security deposit to tenants they accused of ruining the property with cigar smoke are facing a £100,000 legal bill. Nick Boakes and husband Harald Denker counter-sued after their former tenant Jonathan Hagmaier went to court for the return

Summary Judgment – What is it and When is it Available? – Lexology

Introduction Proceedings in the Irish High Court are generally commenced by an originating summons. The relevant procedure is governed by the Rules of the Superior Courts (RSC). Where oral evidence is required, a plenary summons will issue. Where no oral evidence is required, and the proceedings can be determined by way of affidavit evidence, a

Summary Judgment – What is it and When is it Available? – Lexology

Introduction Proceedings in the Irish High Court are generally commenced by an originating summons. The relevant procedure is governed by the Rules of the Superior Courts (RSC). Where oral evidence is required, a plenary summons will issue. Where no oral evidence is required, and the proceedings can be determined by way of affidavit evidence, a

Landlord welcomes High Court quashing of ruling over students’ Covid house parties – The Irish Times

A landlord has welcomed a High Court order quashing a ruling by a district court judge which held him responsible for noise pollution emanating from students holding lockdown parties at two of his properties near University College Cork. Fachtna O’Reilly, of Birchley, Model Farm Road, Carrigrohane, Cork, had been told by Judge Olann Kelleher last