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Annual Account Test

2019-01-22T12:00:39+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

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“Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists”, Report by the Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

2019-06-24T10:25:28+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|

Our Christmas reading included this recently published report by the Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government, that examines the operation

Launch of the Mercy Law Resource Centre Second Right to Housing Report: The Right to Housing in Comparative Perspective

2018-10-31T17:35:37+00:00February 9th, 2018|Events|

  Mercy Law Resource Centre cordially invites you to the Launch of the Mercy Law Resource Centre Second Right to

MLRC Submission on the Right to Housing to the Oireachtas Committee on Housing & Homelessness, 11th May 2016

2019-05-13T16:09:31+00:00May 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Minister's report Rebuilding Ireland_Action Plan for Housing Homelessness Final Report Housing & Homelessness Committee (Oireachtas) Mercy Law Resource Centre submission

Open letter to the Tánaiste, to accept the Constitutional Convention’s recommendation to strengthen the protection by the Constitution of Economic Social and Cultural Rights

2019-05-13T16:24:28+00:00December 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Open letter to the Tánaiste, calling on the Government, as part of the Economic Social and Cultural Rights Initiative, to

Open letter to the Taoiseach to accept the Constitutional Convention’s recommendation to strengthen the protection by the Constitution of Economic Social and Cultural Rights

2019-05-13T16:26:26+00:00December 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Open letter to the Taoiseach, calling on the Government, as part of the Economic Social and Cultural Rights Initiative, to

Blog, 21st Dec 2012

2012-12-19T12:02:32+00:00December 19th, 2012|News|

Christmas Gathering at Mercy Law Resource Centre on Friday, 14th December 2012 MLRC were delighted to invite friends, volunteers, funders, organisations

Blog, 14th Dec 2012

2012-12-14T11:44:06+00:00December 14th, 2012|News|

EMPLOYMENT APPEALS TRIBUNAL                                                                                 CASE NO. UD 1165/2011 CATHERINE MANGAN (CLAIMANT) V CLONTARF CRECHE LIMITED (RESPONDENTS)                                                 Unfair Dismissals Acts,

Blog, 7th Dec 2012

2012-12-07T13:26:34+00:00December 7th, 2012|News|

Brian Barry, PhD Candidate, Trinity College Dublin and Trainee Solicitor with Mason Hayes & Curran worked with MLRC as an intern

Blog, 30th Nov 2012

2012-12-04T11:54:51+00:00December 4th, 2012|News|

Mercy Law Resource Centre held its Annual General Meeting on 22nd November 2012.  The Board adopted the Financial Accounts for the

Blog, 23rd Nov 2012

2012-11-27T10:14:56+00:00November 27th, 2012|News|

During the course of our work, offering legal advice to individuals who have found themselves in difficulties, we are seeing

Blog, 9th Nov 2012

2012-11-12T13:17:45+00:00November 12th, 2012|News|

MLRC is delighted to welcome a number of new staff and volunteers to our team. Sabrina Comerford solicitor has recently

Blog 2nd Nov 2012

2012-11-06T10:05:59+00:00November 6th, 2012|News|

Here are details of some of our current cases. Many of us have traditionally been of the view that homelessness

Blog 28th Sept 2012

2012-10-02T12:06:04+00:00October 2nd, 2012|News|

High Court Judicial Review Kinsella – v – Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council Neutral Citation: 2012 IEHC 344 HIGH COURT JUDICIAL

Blog 31st Aug 2012

2012-09-12T12:25:34+00:00September 12th, 2012|News|

MLRC has New Offices MLRC has been resident in the Sophia Housing complex on Cork Street since our inception in

Bridging the Gap Between Legal Rights and Homelessness – The work of the Mercy Law Resource Centre

2019-05-14T22:52:54+00:00August 17th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Abstract: This article is an exposition of the work of the Mercy Law Resource Centre, a Dublin law centre that

Blog 13th July 2012

2012-07-17T10:41:47+00:00July 17th, 2012|News|

Measuring the extent of homelessness is difficult by its very nature because people who are homeless move frequently.  As of

Blog 29th June 2012

2012-06-29T11:31:02+00:00June 29th, 2012|News|

New Mediation Bill to Expand the Use of Mediation in Civil Disputes The Minister for Justice and Equality recently published

Blog 22nd June 2012

2012-06-26T09:48:16+00:00June 26th, 2012|News|

Bjedov v Croatia ­– is the European Court of Human Rights moving towards providing a substantive right to a home?

Blog 15th June 2012

2012-06-15T12:18:48+00:00June 15th, 2012|News|

Children's Law Centre to Open in Ireland MLRC welcomes the establishment of an independent Law Centre for Children and young

Blog 8th June 2012

2012-06-08T12:17:58+00:00June 8th, 2012|News|

MLRC Befriending Programme The Befriending programme is an invaluable asset to MLRC as we recognise that the legal system can be

Blog 25th May 2012

2012-05-28T12:39:43+00:00May 28th, 2012|News|

MLRC has surpassed the 1,000 mark of advice & representation to clients This week sees the number of clients that

Blog 18th May 2012

2012-05-21T14:31:46+00:00May 21st, 2012|News|

Housing Booklet receives positive response MLRC and the informal housing Group have received many positive comments in relation to the

Blog 4th May 2012

2012-05-03T11:28:17+00:00May 3rd, 2012|News|

Work permit success for Romanian and Bulgarian nationals Romanian and Bulgarian parents of Irish citizen children have been granted access

Blog 20th April 2012

2012-04-25T10:08:29+00:00April 25th, 2012|News|

Housing Group launched Booklet on 18th April 2012 MLRC has, together with other members of a Housing Policy Group, prepared

Welcome

2012-04-13T09:02:59+00:00April 13th, 2012|News|

Welcome to our first MLRC Blog, we will endeavour over the weeks ahead to keep you informed of all that

Response to Questionnaire addressed to the Government of Ireland by the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

2019-05-13T16:33:24+00:00December 10th, 2011|Uncategorized|

You can read the policy submission here.