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May 2021

Rocking in the free world: Music as a commodity

An increasing number of financial firms see independent and emerging music artists as the next lucrative asset class. Why are funds investing in music, and why in Ireland? Barry O’Connor rocks out

April 2021

Judgement Day - new rules for cost orders

Costs follow the event – though there have been exceptions, specifically in criminal cases. Has the amendment of order 36 of the Rules of the District Court opened the Gates of Hell? Matthew Holmes surveys the Ninth Circle

March 2021

Tangled Webs  -  Managing risk in an upside-down world

Assessing and addressing risk and compliance in your law firm is increasingly important - but where to start? Rebecca Atkinson swings into action.

Jan/Feb 2021

Cache in the Attic: Are you a Cookie Monster

Time's up for tracking tools - so don't get caught with your hand in the cookie jar, warn Sean O'Donnell and Kelly Mackey.

December 2020

Illegal alien: the rocky road to Irish citizenship

'If you're Irish, come into the parlour, there's a welcome there for you.' The road to Irish citizenship, however, might not carry the same 'welcome on the mat' for some. Carol Sinnot finds out whether this is the place for you.

November 2020

'Legalised illegality': the killing of Eileen Quinn by Crown Forces, November 1920

Eileen Quinn was shot dead by Royal Irish Constabulary Auxiliaries while sitting outside her house on 1 November 2020. Gerard Quinn assesses the incident and praises the actions of solicitor Dr AD Comyn at the subsequent Military Court inquest.

October 2020

Weapon of Choice: MIBI, intentional injuries, and 'intelligent use'

The High Court has issued judgment in what will surely come to be regarded as a seminal case involving motor insurance. Colin Lynch puts the pedal to the metal.

Aug/Sept 2020

Signature Model: Electronic signatures are the next big thing

Covid-19 has prompted lawyers to rapidly familiarise themselves with the legal framework governing virtual closings and remote signings in a remote work environment. Margaret Maguire signs on the (virtual) dotted line.

July 2020

Roman holiday? Thumbs up for injuries jurisdiction decision

In Kellett v RCL Cruises, the Court of Appeal considered the standard of care to be applied in personal injuries proceedings taken under the Package Holidays and Travel Trade Act 1995. Neal Horgan takes a break.

June 2020

There's gold in them thar hills: the cryptocurrency wild west

Crypto-assets will remain a volatile investment and means of exchange, but regulation will reduce their use in fraud and will protect investors. Jennifer O’Sullivan calls the sheriff.

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