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1807, 2018

Cybersecurity company Forcepoint to create 100 jobs over the next three years in Cork

OFX were delighted to advise Forcepoint, a leading cybersecurity firm, on the lease of its new Cork City-based office located at One Albert Quay, a move which is set to create 100 jobs over the next three years in Cork. The company will concentrate on the cloud and endpoint cybersecurity technology space, creating the majority […]

1707, 2018

Mandatory List for Data Protection Impact Assessments

The Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) has recently published a draft list of data processing activities which will require a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA). This is not an exhaustive list and many other processing activities may require a DPIA. However, this list sets out processing activities which will require a mandatory DPIA.

A DPIA is an […]

407, 2018

Cope Foundation Golf Classic, sponsored by O’Flynn Exhams, set to raise over €40,000

The O’Flynn Exhams team was delighted to attend the Cope Foundation Golf Classic last week Thursday 28 and Friday 29 June in the Monkstown Golf Course, Cork. This year marked O’Flynn Exhams’ 22nd year sponsoring the annual event, which has raised over €1.6 million to date for people with intellectual disabilities and/or autism and their families.

2806, 2018

OFX attend Cork Midsummer Festival in support of the arts

O’Flynn Exhams was delighted to support the Cork Midsummer Festival for the second year in a row. Following 2017’s Museum of the Moon, this year we sponsored a performance by world-renowned singer Camille O’Sullivan at the Cork Opera House. The team and their guests thoroughly enjoyed the show, which took place, Friday, 22 June.

706, 2018

Legal issues relating to the operation of Drones

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or “Drones” have increased substantially in popularity over the past number of years for both commercial and recreational use.  The civilian (non-military) market for drones is predicted to reach $6 billion worldwide in 2018.

3105, 2018

OFX participate in Calcutta Run, The Legal Fundraiser

O’Flynn Exhams were delighted to take part in this year’s Calcutta Run. Shane Crossan, Fiona O’Connell, Eimear Coughlan, Ronan HealyVictoria O’Brien, Eoghan Doolan, Joan Byrne, and Liam O’Keeffe all participated in the 5k run/walk for charity.

This was the first year that the event was held in Cork. To mark the […]

2405, 2018

O’Flynn Exhams and Cope Foundation launch annual Golf Classic to raise much-needed funds

Pictured at the launch of the annual Cope Foundation Golf Classic, sponsored by O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors, at Monkstown Golf Club are Sean Abbott, Chief Executive at Cope Foundation, Stephen Archer, Munster Rugby prop and Micheál Ó Mulláin, Partner at O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors. 

O’Flynn Exhams is delighted to partner once again with Cope Foundation for their annual Golf Classic fundraiser, sponsored by O’Flynn Exhams […]

105, 2018

OFX attend Crawford Art Gallery for Networking at Noon

Fiona O’Connell (pictured above) and Eoghan Doolan attended Cork Chamber’s first ‘Networking at Noon’ event recently in the Crawford Art Gallery, Cork on 26 April 2018.

Cork Chamber members visited the Crawford Art Gallery where they  had the chance to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and make some new business connections amid […]

3004, 2018

OFX sponsors Camille O’Sullivan at the Cork Midsummer Festival 2018

At O’Flynn Exhams, we are delighted to announce our sponsorship of Camille O’Sullivan’s upcoming Cork Opera House show, as part of Cork Midsummer Festival.

World-renowned singer and story-teller Camille O’Sullivan returns for the Cork Midsummer Festival for one night only alongside the Cork Opera House Concert Orchestra, conducted by John O’Brien. The event takes place on […]

2604, 2018

Key Commercial Property Measures – Budget 2017 and the Finance Act 2017

Stamp duty on non-residential property

The Finance Act 2017 (“the 2017 Act”), which came into law on 25 December 2017, introduced a significant change to stamp duty.

The 2017 Act legislates for an increase in the stamp duty rate on transfers of non-residential property from 2% to 6%. The increase applies in respect of transfer deeds executed […]