News & Events

An archive of the latest Carson McDowell news, events, and seminars.
Carson McDowell announces new round of Associate Promotions

Carson McDowell announces new round of Associate Promotions

11 September 2019

Carson McDowell, Northern Ireland’s largest independent law firm, has announced seventeen internal promotions, including the elevation of seven senior associates and ten associates across its teams. The...

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Brexit Preparations Hasten

Brexit Preparations Hasten

22 August 2019

As we have all seen from the press coverage over recent weeks, preparations for a no-deal Brexit are ramping up at an increasing pace. Interestingly yesterday, the Chancellor announced a...

Author: Kerry Teahan

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“A catalogue of security errors” resulted in a London estate agent being fined £80,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

“A catalogue of security errors” resulted in a London estate agent being fined £80,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

13 August 2019

Life at Parliament View Ltd (LPVL) left the personal details of about 18,610 tenants and landlords available online between March 2015 and February 2017. The data that was available included...

Author: Dawn McKnight

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Carson McDowell gets ready to face the music and dance for NI Cancer Fund for Children

Carson McDowell gets ready to face the music and dance for NI Cancer Fund for Children

13 August 2019

Carson McDowell is holding a fundraising dance event in support of Cancer Fund for Children on Friday 15th November at La Mon Hotel and County Club. Carson McDowell Does...

Author: Neasa Quigley

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Lord Chancellor announces discount rate changes

Lord Chancellor announces discount rate changes

19 July 2019

The Lord Chancellor recently announced a new discount rate of – 0.25% effective from 5 August 2019 for personal injury claims in England and Wales. For most defendant...

Author: Shauna McAuley

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ICO Issues Enforcement Notice for SAR Backlog

ICO Issues Enforcement Notice for SAR Backlog

16 July 2019

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued enforcement notices against the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) for failing to respond to data subject requests for access to their personal information (SARs)...

Author: Rosanne Brennan

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British Airways Data Breach

British Airways Data Breach

10 July 2019

The ICO has released a statement notifying its intention to fine British Airways (BA) £183.39 million following a cyber-attack on the airline’s website in September 2018, which saw the personal...

Author: Rosanne Brennan

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Carson McDowell Announce Charity Partnership with Cancer Fund for Children

Carson McDowell Announce Charity Partnership with Cancer Fund for Children

08 July 2019

This month marks the start of Carson McDowell’s year-long partnership with local children’s cancer charity, Cancer Fund for Children. Support from Carson McDowell through various fundraising events...

Author: Jacqueline McAleese

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Claims Specialist Karl Redmond Joins Carson McDowell

Claims Specialist Karl Redmond Joins Carson McDowell

04 July 2019

Respected claims expert Karl Redmond has joined Carson McDowell as a consultant in our Dublin office. Mr Redmond has a wealth of experience gained during a 19-year career managing...

Author: Roger McMillan

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Ulster University Summer Insight Programme

Ulster University Summer Insight Programme

10 June 2019

Last week Carson McDowell had the pleasure of hosting students from the Ulster University as part of their Summer Insight Programme. The three day event included several group exercises and...

Author: Jacqueline McAleese

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