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HSE Threaten Legal Action against HIQA in relation to report into baby deaths at Portlaoise Hospital

HIQA (Health Information and Quality Authority), is an independent authority whose role is to promote quality and safety in the provision of health for the benefit of the public.

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Solicitors exposed due to fraud by client

A solicitor acting in a transaction gives a continuing implied representation to the other party that he is not aware of any fundamental dishonesty or fraud

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Commercial Loans – The Loan Offer

The recent upturn in the Irish economy will inevitably lead to an increase in commercial lending. Your company may need to borrow to meet working


Fionnuala Murphy speaks to members of IPAV at Property Lettings Seminar

Fionnuala Murphy, Senior Associate Solicitor in our Commercial Property department was delighted to be asked to speak to more than 70 members


Undiagnosed Breech Births at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Revealed

A review into the maternity unit of Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital has revealed that between 2012 and 2014 there were 21 cases of undiagnosed breech


The Companies Act 2014 – Spotlight on Mergers Corporate

The Companies Act 2014 was signed into law by the President on 23 December 2014. This new Act will replace the Companies Acts 1963 – 2013.


HSE asked to investigate hospital who mistakenly told mother of baby’s death

Orpen Franks continue to expand with the appointment of a new partner and associate solicitor.


Medical Misadventure Verdict in Baby Mary Kate Kelly Inquest

The Health Service Executive have been told to urgently prioritise the need to learn lessons from patient fatalities at the conclusion of the recent inquest into


Risks relating to neurological spinal and brain injuries

Neurosurgery is the medical speciality concerned with prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system


Recent review – Supreme court decision on lease

Peter Walsh, Managing Partner, commented “We are delighted to continue in the expansion of our practice having recently appointed Rachael Liston

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