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Fathers and Child Guardianship

Fathers and Child Guardianship In Ireland, fathers do not automatically have guardianship unless they are married to the mother, or have been cohabiting for a certain amount of time (subject to certain conditions). However, it is possible to…
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Buying a property at auction

Buying a Property at Auction Buying a property at auction is very different to buying a property on the open market. You need to complete the legal work and surveys before the auction, and have your finances in place. This is because if the…
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CGT Relief Expires in December 2021

Did you acquire a property between 7 December 2011 and 31 December 2014? If you dispose of it before the end of December this year, you could be entitled to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) relief. Capital gains tax exemptions The Irish government…
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What happens if I don’t make an Enduring Power of Attorney?

What happens if I don’t make an Enduring Power of Attorney? If you don’t make an Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) in Ireland and you lose mental capacity, then your friends or family members must make a Ward of Court application instead.…
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Medical Evidence and Personal Injury Claims

Medical Evidence and Personal Injury Claims When you make a personal injury claim, you need to submit medical evidence to the Personal Injuries Assessment Board (PIAB). PIAB may also request that you see an independent doctor of their choosing. Why…
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Buying a Repossessed Property

Buying a Repossessed Property You need to be particularly cautious when buying a repossessed property, as the vendor may be exempt from providing the normal guarantees and assurances. This makes the caveat of ‘buyer beware’ more relevant…
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Rights of Unmarried Couples in Ireland

Rights of Unmarried Couples in Ireland Unmarried couples in Ireland do not enjoy the same legal rights as married couples. This has a bearing on important life events, including buying property, having children and ring-fencing an inheritance. Rights…
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Powers of Attorney Explained

Powers of Attorney Explained A Power of Attorney gives another person the legal authority to act on your behalf, even if you have not lost mental capacity. On the other hand, an Enduring Power of Attorney is specifically designed so that another…
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Merry Christmas From the Our Team

We’d like to take a moment to say a very merry Christmas from all the team at Mullins & Treacy Solicitors. 2020 has been a challenging year for many reasons. We’re happy to say that we were able to deliver an outstanding service to…
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Welcome to Our New Website

Welcome to our new website! We hope it provides the information you need. If you have any questions, or you would like to talk to a solicitor about your legal matter, please contact us and we’ll be happy to help. Phone us on 051 391488 or…