News & Insights

November 2022

The Statute of Limitations

The Statute of Limitations Act, 1957 provides a defence to claims which are made after a certain amount of time has elapsed. Depending on the type of action brought, different limitation periods apply.
November 2022

Brian O’Neill with Mary Casey and Robert Simmons who have both recently joined Gore & Grimes

Brian O’Neill with Mary Casey (Private Client / Wills / Estate Management) and Robert Simmons (Commercial Property) who have both recently joined Gore & Grimes.
November 2022

Relaxation of the Central Bank’s Mortgage Lending Rules

The Central Bank of Ireland (the “CBI”) announced a relaxation of its existing mortgage lending rules on 18 October 2022 to allow prospective homeowners borrow up to four times their income as a result of growing affordability challenges in the market since they were first introduced in 2015.
October 2022

Debt Warehousing Scheme extended to May 2024

The Government originally introduced the Debt Warehousing Scheme (DWS) as part of the July 2020 Stimulus Package to support businesses who had cashflow and trading difficulties due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
April 2022

Gore & Grimes ranked as a Leading Firm in the Legal 500 (Legalease) EMEA 2022 edition

We are delighted that our Real Estate team has again been ranked by The Legal 500 (Legalease) in the EMEA 2022 edition.
December 2021

Court clarifies reimbursement obligation in personal injuries actions – Fahy v Padraic Fahy Tiling Contractors Ltd & Anor

In a recent High Court case before Justice Twomey, the Court was posed with the question of whether or not a settlement agreement negotiated outside of court can remove the obligation on a Defendant to reimburse the Department of Social Welfare. While this question had been answered in the negative by the Court on a previous occasion, the current case looked to answer whether the situation might be different if one of the Defendants is a State Body
October 2021

Gore & Grimes Solicitors LLP is delighted to welcome four new associates to the firm

Gore & Grimes Solicitors LLP is delighted to welcome four new associates to the firm, strengthening the expertise of our Family Law, Private Client, Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution, and Corporate & Commercial departments.
August 2021

Belfry Funds Litigation – An Overview

The Commercial High Court has recently seen the settlement of approximately 300 sets of multi million euro proceedings brought by various Plaintiffs regarding investments made in […]
August 2021

Park Developments Sells Dublin logistics portfolio in €47.9m deal

Gore & Grimes Solicitors LLP is delighted to have been part of the Park Developments team advising on the sale of Logistics units in Dublin for […]