Conacre is a uniquely Irish term and is a system of letting agricultural land on a short-term basis. Conacre first developed during the 19th century and land was normally let on an eleven-month system. This was considered to be of sufficient length to sow and harvest a crop but without creating a relationship between landlord and tenant.
With 1,448 sections and 17 schedules, the Companies Act 2014 is the largest piece of legislation to ever be enacted in the history of the State.
The average life expectancy in Ireland today is 80.9 years. Fifty years ago, average life expectancy was over ten years less than that, at 70.6 years.
There is a new Fixed Charge Notice (FCN) offence in place for motorists who drive with defective or worn tyres on their vehicle.
Sunday, 24th April is Census night in Ireland. But did you know that you are legally required to complete your Census form and be included in the Census?
Letter from John N. Scallan to solicitor Frank Devine informing him of the arrest of John A. Sinnott Clerk, Denis Doran.
Letter from John N. Scallan to Samuel Roche Solicitors explaining the delay on a case owing to the 'unfortunate disturbance' in the town.
A letter from John N. Scallan to the National Irish Bank providing another little insight into Enniscorthy life during the Rising of 1916.
A letter from John N. Scallan to a client providing a snapshot of Enniscorthy life during the Rising and the understated description of 'these disturbed times'.
Letter from John N. Scallan, Principal Solicitor at John A. Sinnott & Co., to his solicitor uncle in Dublin following up on previous correspondence. See previous blog.
Letter from John N. Scallan, Principal Solicitor at John A. Sinnott & Co., to his solicitor uncle in Dublin.
There is no doubt that the use of drones is becoming increasingly popular around the world, in Ireland and indeed, Wexford. Originally used by the US Military when it was not safe to send in manned aircraft, drones are now used for search and rescue, photography, in film production, delivering packages and for monitoring dangerous animals!
We came across a recent survey that showed that:
To celebrate 150 years of providing legal advice to the people of Enniscorthy, Wexford and beyond; we have launched our ‘Client Rewards Card’ to say thank you to all who supported the business over the years, decades and centuries!
We recently had our annual audit from The Institute of Legal Research and Standards and were successful in achieving a ‘gold’ ’ Q6000 legal standards award. In fact, we excelled in all areas of the rigorous audit and achieved an exceptional overall rating of 99%!