What does the term Mitigate mean?

From a legal perspective, mitigate is a fancy way of saying “minimize”. It is generally used when referring to the obligation of an individual (normally a claimant) to minimise any ongoing loss or suffering they are experiencing. Judges will often tell claimants that “you can’t sit on your hands”, what they mean by this is […]

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Understanding the policies and procedures surrounding employee termination

Where an employer has a potential employee complaint, as Solicitors, one of the first things we will want to see is a copy of the employee’s contract of employment and the employee handbook. We will review the Contract and handbook to see if they are valid and if they comply with all of the relevant legislation. Employment […]

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Join the Virtual Run & Walk for Life Fundraiser with the Solas Cancer Support Centre

We’re going Orange this October, in support of the Solas Cancer Support Centre. Each year, Solas hosts a Run and Walk for Life fundraising event, and this year they’re doing it with a little twist. Because of COVID-19 restrictions, and in order to minimise contact, this year’s event will be held virtually with participants being […]

Here are some helpful tips when contemplating your next property purchase.

Before closing the purchase of a second-hand property, arrange a viewing or “walk through” of the property to ensure all items that are to be removed are and all items to remain are still in the property. If things are not as agreed then your Solicitor may choose to postpone closing the sale until matters […]

What we are doing to ensure continuation of service.

In light of growing concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we have initiated our Business Continuity Plan. To ensure viability of service and protect our staff, clients and members of the community, we are working behind closed doors, or remotely where possible. We have postponed all non-essential physical meetings too. We have put […]

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