Southern Law Association



Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is further education or training or both.

CPD Notes

 Find below notes and slides as provided by Seminar Speakers and Organisers
Social Welfare; a Practitioners Guide Seminar
27th March 2019
Speaker: Caroline Roche  Solicitor, Advocacy Support Worker  for the Citizens Information Service 
pdf Social Welfare Seminar Notes

Security for Costs & Tracker Mortgage Issues Seminar
21st June 2018
Speaker: Kate Ahern B.L.

pdf Tracker Mortgages
pdf Security for Costs

Mediation Seminar

22nd February 2018
Speaker: Bill Holohan
doc Agreement to Mediate 2018
pdf Article on Mediation in the Journal of the Irish Dental Association_FebMar2018   
pdf BH Holohan Profile Q4 2017
pdf Chambers Ireland Mediation Scheme
pdf CIArb Ireland PPT  
doc Draft letter for solicitors to issue to clients re the Mediation Act 2017_.doc
pdf InBusiness 2018 Bill Holohan - Acting with the Alternative
pdf Irish Examiner Article 17 November regarding Mediation Act
pdf Law Society Gazette Mediation article  
pdf Law Society of Ireland FAQs on mediation in disputes
pdf Mediation Code of Practice

A Risk-Based Approach to Achieving & Maintaining GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) Compliance
8th February 2018
Presented by CalQRisk
pdf 10 things you should know about GDPR

General Data Protection Regulations Preparing for 2018
02nd November 2017
Speaker: Michelle Ryan of Ronan Daly Jermyn
pdf GDPR – 6 Months to go Slides

How to Manage Employees Through a Disciplinary Process
19th October 2017
Speaker: SLA President Terence O' Sullivan, TJOS Solicitors
pdf How to Manage Employees Through a Disciplinary Process Slides

Building Control (Amendment) Regulations 2014 Seminar
31st May 2017
Speaker: Michael Walsh Consulting Engineer of Walsh Design Group
ppt Building Regulations Notes

Employment Law Seminar
25th May 2017
Speaker: Terence J. O' Sullivan of Terence J. O' Sullivan Solicitors & Tina Coy of C.S.C.
ppt Terry O' Sullivan PowerPoint Presentation
ppt Tina Coy PowerPoint Presentation Engage Retain

V.A.T on Property
27th April 2017
Speaker: Stephen Gahan, Partner O.D.G. Business & Tax Advisory
pdf VAT on Property Slides

Probate Seminar in Collaboration with STEP
31st March 2017
Speakers: Carol Jermyn of Carol Jermyn & Co. Solicitors and Gráinne Duggan B.L.
ppt STEP SLA Seminar - How to Challenge a Will
pdf STEP SLA Seminar on the Validity of a Will - Grinne Duggan BL - 15 March 2017  
pdf Practical Probate

White Collar Crime
8th March 2017
Speaker:  Professor Shane Kilcummins, Presentation by Tom Browne Solicitor
 pdf White Collar Crime 2017
pdf SLA White Collar Crime CPD March 2017

Garda Vetting under the National Vetting Bureau Act 2016
2nd February 2017
Speaker: Eamon Fleming
pdf Garda Vetting Notes
pdf Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016 

Budget Briefing
12th October 2016
Speaker: Patricia Twohig
pdf Budget 2017

Regulatory & Management CPD
23rd September 2016
pdf Essential I.T.
pdf Solicitors as Officers in the Court

Workplace Relations Act Seminar
8th October 2015
Speaker: Terence J. O' Sullivan
pdf WRA seminar 08.10.2015
pdf WRC procedures 2015

Probate Seminar
24th September 2015
Speakers: Karl Dowling B.L. & Catherine Duggan B.L.
pdf Will Drafting - Avoiding Posthumous Problems Litigation
pdf Will Drafting List
pdf Catherine Duggan Notes Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010
pdf Presentation Slides Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010

Purchasing in Insolvency - Closed Discussion Forum on Current Conveyancing Issues
19th November 2014
Speakers: Bill Holohan & David Curran 
pdf David Curran SLA CPD Paper
pdf CPD PowerPoint DC Part 1
pdf CPD PowerPoint DC Part 2
pdf CPD PowerPoint BH Part1 
pdf CPD PowerPoint BH Part 2
pdf Purchasing in Insolvency
pdf Purchasing in insolvency PowerPoint
pdf Revenue Personal Insolvency
 Revenue Personal Insolvency Manual
pdf Statement of Insolvency Practice S13B Acquisition of Assets of Insolvent Companies by Directors
pdf Update on Substantial Property Transactions between directors and the company
 Checklists re purchasing from Receivers

Legal Research Seminar Notes
05th December 2013
pdf Hugh McCarthy CPD Lecture Slides 

eRegistration and eConveyancing Notes

29th November 2013  
pdf eRegistration Powerpoint Presentation 
eRegistration Case Processing Guide
eRegistration SuperUser Guide
eRegistration Application Form

JLT Seminar 3rd October 2013 Notes
3rd October 2013
pdf Solicitors P.I. pack
pdf Solicitors Professional Indemnity Market
pdf Solicitors Proposal Form

Irish Employment Law Notes
21st February 2013
pdf Essentials of Employment Law Notes 

Transfer of Undertakings Protection of Employment Regulations (T.U.P.E.)
 2nd May 2013
pdf TUPE Notes by Eugenie Houston BL  

Local Property Tax & Conveyancing Implications of same

25th April 2013
pdf Finance Local Property Tax 2012 Notes

Conflict of Interest/ Multi-Unit Developments Act 
15th November 2012
pdf Multi-Unit Developments Act 2011 notes

Interpretation of Company Accounts
26th July 2012
ppt Interpretation_of_Company_Accounts_Presentation.ppt

Revenue Workshop on Self Assessment & Stamp Duty
26th June 2012
pdf Self Assessment & Stamp Duty Hand Out

Attracting Work in 2012 by Anne Neary

ppt Attracting Work in 2012  

Budget 2012: Presentation by Cogent Taxation Group
ppt  Margaret Connelly Powerpoint Presentation

Guidance and Suggested Answers to the Common Proposal Form

pdf Anne Neary - Guidance and Suggested Answers to the Common Proposal Form

Retirement and Cessation of Practice Seminar
pdf Retirement and Cessation Regulatory and PII implications - John Elliot
pdf Purchasing, selling or merging a legal practice - Deloitte

Bankruptcy Law - Bill Holohan
pdf Presentation on Bankruptcy Law - Bill Holhohan
pdf Notes on Bankruptcy Law - Bill Holohan

Dr. Kieran Dorans presentation on the Civil Partnership Act 2010
pdf Presentation on The Civil Partnership Act 2010 - Dr. Kieran Doran