Cassidy Licensing Acts 3Rd


Author: Constance Cassidy SC:

ISBN: 978-1- 905536-33-7

Format: Hardback
Publication Date: July 2010
Cassidy on the Licensing Acts, 3rd edition, is recognised by legal professionals as the definitive guide on licensing law in Ireland. It gives a comprehensive review of the entire code and brings the practitioner completely up-to-date with all the significant developments in licensing law.
The 3rd edition includes:
Up-to-date consolidated licensing legislation from 1833-2010
Detailed table of offences affecting
pubs, hotels, restaurants and off-licences
registered clubs
places of public entertainment
with particular reference to appropriate penalties.
Cassidy on the Licensing Acts, 3rd edition, is a complete overhaul of the entire original text. This work focuses on drugs and criminal legislation and includes the wide range of changes introduced by the Intoxicating Liquor Act 2008.
New chapters deal with
Police Powers
Concerts and Festivals
Closure Orders
Late Licences
This work also examines:
Sale of alcohol on Good Friday
New voluntary code of practice for off-licensees
Practice direction affecting late licences
New trading hours for off-licences
New court procedure for wine off-licence
New trading hours for theatres
New conditions for special exemption orders
Imposition of mandatory closure periods for certain first licensing offences
Structural restrictions on sale and display of alcohol for supermarkets and convenience stores
2010 legisaltion affecting the National Conference Centre
With foreword by Donal Barrington, Former Judge of the Supreme Court
From the 1st and 2nd Editions
“This publication brings to us the complex and extensive law on the licensing acts in a comprehensive fashion. Ms Cassidy has successfully created a learned publication which makes the licensing laws easily accessible. It is a task for which she deserves all our gratitude and congratulations.”
Susan G. Denham, The Supreme Court, Foreword to 2nd Edition
“Without question, this book is already the authentic textbook to which the current legal profession and the future students of the law will refer”
Thomas D. Shaw, past President of the Law Society of Ireland
About the Author
Constance Cassidy is the leading legal expert on licensing law in Ireland and author of several books on the same subject.