Covid 19

Gerrard L McGowan Solicitors as a responsible member of the local community is constantly monitoring the evolving situation with Covid-19 and are closely following all relevant government advice to ensure that we are ready to adapt to the latest guidance. As a people-based business, our primary focus is on ensuring the health and wellbeing of …

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Are you paying over 3% interest on your mortgage?

Lending institutions are competing heavily with each other to attract new customers through mortgage cashback incentives, lower mortgage interest rates and many are also covering the legal costs and outlay involved in switching provider. So called ‘green mortgages’ are also available with low interest rates to customers whose homes are more energy efficient. If you …

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Budget submission of the Law Society of Ireland

Ruth Higgins, Partner with Gerrard L. McGowan Solicitors and Chair of the Law Society’s Taxation Committee quoted in the Irish Times on the Law Society’s call for a technical consultation period before the introduction of tax legislation. https://www.irishtimes.com/business/financial-services/law-society-seeks-consultation-process-prior-to-tax-law-changes-1.3926010

Workplace Accidents

A person who is an employee and suffers an injury at their workplace is entitled to claim compensation only where they can prove negligence, or some fault on the part of their Employer.  In addition, the Employee would also have to prove that they suffered an injury due to this negligence. Employers have duties towards …

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Property Owners – Did you know that you can sign up to the free online Property Registration Authority alert service on Landdirect.ie?

Property owners can sign up to the Property Registration Authority alert services to monitor any activity on their property. Property is usually the most valuable asset that people own and one which can be sold and mortgaged. Unfortunately, it can be subject to fraud whereby someone impersonates either a buyer or a seller or anyone …

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