Entries by Daragh Burke

Gone Smishing? Credit Card Scams & Cybercrime

Credit Card Scams & Cybercrime Bank of Ireland recently notified their customers of a smishing scam where some of their credit card customers had received a text message claiming to be from the bank. The text message told customers that their credit card had been automatically blocked for security reasons and asked them to click […]


Urban Development & Building Heights in Strategic Development Zones

Since the issue of the Urban Development and Building Heights Guidelines by the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government in December 2018 (the “Guidelines”), land owners and developers are understandably anxious to know how these guidelines will apply to proposed developments of land, the subject of planning applications. The below case note sets out […]


The Irish Government has introduced unprecedented measures in order to protect the safety of our population amid the current outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19.  Within these measures, the government has advised that individuals where possible should work from home. With this advice in mind, we have implemented our business continuity plans to ensure we can continue […]