Matters listed before the Master will now be Automatically Re Scheduled on a Four Weekly Cycle

Following the Government statement that Level 5 restrictions will remain in place until the 5th March 2021, matters listed before the Master will now be automatically re scheduled on a four weekly cycle as outlined here on the Courts Service website.

No action is required to be taken by practitioners or parties except to regularly access the Legal Diary and the Courts Service website for updates.

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Notice re Practice Direction DC 21 regarding Civil Matters in the Dublin Metropolitan District Court:

Practitioners please take note of the following Practice Direction DC21 which applies to ‘Civil proceedings ’defined by the Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (hereinafter referred to as the 2020 Act ) ‘ to include any cause, action, suit or matter other than a criminal proceeding’ but will not include family law or child care cases in the Dublin Metropolitan District Court: https://www.courts.ie/content/provide-certain-matters-civil-proceedings-dublin-metropolitan-district-court?s=03

Notice in Respect of High Court Personal Injuries Actions in Dublin commencing Tuesday 2nd February

The President of the High Court, Ms. Justice Mary Irvine, has stated that with effect from Tuesday 2nd February 2021 the High Court will be in a position to list a number of personal injury cases each day to be heard remotely using the Pexip platform. The full notice can be read on the Courts Service website here.

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