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From TheJournal.ie FAI claims legal privilege over 10 documents provided to State watchdog as part of probe Legal Advice

FAI claims legal privilege over 10 documents provided to State watchdog as part of probe

The High Court is to determine whether the documents contain privileged material.

From TheJournal.ie The secret Brexit legal advice has been published in full Christmas Comes Early

The secret Brexit legal advice has been published in full

MPs suspected that the Attorney General’s private advice to the PM would be much more scathing than the published summary.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar says Coveney's call for two-thirds majority lock in abortion law is unconstitutional Legal Advice

Varadkar says Coveney's call for two-thirds majority lock in abortion law is unconstitutional

The Cabinet is discussing potential abortion legislation today.

From The42 Lukaku seeking legal advice over 'voodoo' claim Dispute

Lukaku seeking legal advice over 'voodoo' claim

Everton’s major shareholder Farhad Moshiri that a message influenced the striker’s decision to leave the club in the summer.

From TheJournal.ie 'There is a solution for everybody': Debtors urged not to put their heads in the sand in 2018 Arrears

'There is a solution for everybody': Debtors urged not to put their heads in the sand in 2018

Legal and financial experts say there are ways they can help – especially if people come to them at an early stage.

From TheJournal.ie Judge criticises 'meaningless' legal 'advice' issued to couple evicted from their home Courts

Judge criticises 'meaningless' legal 'advice' issued to couple evicted from their home

KBC Bank issued a repossession order to the couple.

From TheJournal.ie Abusive husband allowed back into home after wife couldn't afford €130 legal aid fee Free Legal Aid

Abusive husband allowed back into home after wife couldn't afford €130 legal aid fee

The woman’s case has been highlighted by Flac today as it calls for this fee to be waived for victims of domestic abuse.

From TheJournal.ie If you're fighting over a €250k house, you could lose it all in legal fees Where There's A Will

If you're fighting over a €250k house, you could lose it all in legal fees

Arguing over a will? Here’s some advice from a barrister.

From TheJournal.ie Have a noisy neighbour who wrecks your head? Here's what you can do about it Shut Up

Have a noisy neighbour who wrecks your head? Here's what you can do about it

Most of us have had one at some stage.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin are bringing in the lawyers over alleged abuse investigations Legal Advice

Sinn Féin are bringing in the lawyers over alleged abuse investigations

Pearse Doherty says claims by Regina Doherty are “scurrilous”.

From TheJournal.ie This ex-Siptu official is resisting TDs' attempts to ask him about a 'slush fund' No Comment

This ex-Siptu official is resisting TDs' attempts to ask him about a 'slush fund'

Matt Merrigan says there’s an ongoing garda investigation.

From TheJournal.ie Over 80% more people sought legal advice for housing issues last year FLAC

Over 80% more people sought legal advice for housing issues last year

The total number of queries to FLAC centres was up more than 10% compared to 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Mick Wallace is seeking legal advice on Shatter's data protection breach Prime Time Remarks

Mick Wallace is seeking legal advice on Shatter's data protection breach

He stressed that if he takes any legal action, it would not be at the taxpayer’s expense.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy' Legal Advice

RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy'

RTÉ’s top brass faced the Oireachtas Communications Committee today with defamation laws on the agenda.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Water will spend nearly €86 million on consultants, contractors and legal advice Irish Water

Irish Water will spend nearly €86 million on consultants, contractors and legal advice

The new utility company’s submission to the Oireachtas Environment Committee outlines how up to €180 million will be spent to establish it.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Making the poorest pay more is no way to cut waiting lists for legal aid Opinion

Column: Making the poorest pay more is no way to cut waiting lists for legal aid

Reforms announced yesterday in the civil legal aid scheme, including increases in the minimum contributions for applicants, may mean that people who need help to access justice will be excluded, writes Yvonne O’Sullivan.

From TheJournal.ie Rise in 'accidental landlords' as homeowners rent out properties to cover mortgage costs Legal Advice

Rise in 'accidental landlords' as homeowners rent out properties to cover mortgage costs

FLAC noted a “striking” rise in queries about housing such matters, which were up almost 70 per cent since 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for Magdalenes to be given independent legal advice Legal Advice

Calls for Magdalenes to be given independent legal advice

A solicitor for some of the London-based women says the State should pay for legal representation as it did during the Redress Scheme.

From TheJournal.ie Justice Department got no specific legal advice on Magdalene report response Magdalenes

Justice Department got no specific legal advice on Magdalene report response

The government has come under fire for failing to provide a full apology on behalf of the State for its role in the Magdalene Laundries.

From TheJournal.ie Government "considering legal advice" over mobility allowance Mobility Allowance

Government "considering legal advice" over mobility allowance

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said today that the government will be seeking legal advice before it proceeds on acting on the “illegal” upper age limit for the allowance.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Pretending this mortgage crisis isn't happening won't make it go away Opinion

Column: Pretending this mortgage crisis isn't happening won't make it go away

One in ten people who have a mortgage in Ireland are struggling to pay it off. Where is the urgency in solving this epidemic, asks Noeline Blackwell.

From TheJournal.ie Free legal advice service sees demand increase Legal Advice

Free legal advice service sees demand increase

FLAC advice service dealt with over 25,000 queries last year.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Ignore the conspiracy theories - the household charge must be paid Opinion

Column: Ignore the conspiracy theories - the household charge must be paid

There is an increasing amount of gibberish masquerading as legal fact about things like the household charge, writes Fergal Crehan. It’s dangerous and it needs to end.

From TheJournal.ie Banking crisis: Central Bank paid out €30m in consultancy fees in 2011 Banking Crisis

Banking crisis: Central Bank paid out €30m in consultancy fees in 2011

Law firm Arthur Cox seems to be the big winner in terms of consultancy contracts with the Central Bank, NTMA and Department of Finance.

From TheJournal.ie 'Significant' rise in numbers referred to free legal scheme Recession

'Significant' rise in numbers referred to free legal scheme

The Bar Council’s Voluntary Assistance Scheme is seeing more people with debt issues who cannot afford legal representation.

From TheJournal.ie Enterprise Minister Bruton seeks legal advice on closure of Smithfield Horse Fair Smithfield

Enterprise Minister Bruton seeks legal advice on closure of Smithfield Horse Fair

The move follows violence at the fair earlier this month.