|Please note the following regarding all e-mail communication. 1. If you choose to contact us via e-mail, then we cannot accept any responsibility for the material which you transmit across the internet and we will not accept liability for any breach of confidentiality etc. that may occur as a result thereof. Accordingly if there is any information which you may consider sensitive then we would suggest you might feel more comfortable sending it to us by post or contacting us by telephone.
2. In relation to all e-mails, we require from each person contacting us, their full name and address, their date of birth and the full name and address of any other party involved in the complaint/incident about which they seek advice. The first one is required so as to ensure the identity of the person we are dealing with and that they are over age and are fully capable of giving instructions. The second is required to ensure that we do not incur conflicts of interest in relation to the matters in question.
3. Michael Houlihan & Partners acts on behalf of Clare County Council in all cases against the local authority within the County of Clare and is precluded from taking instructions from other parties in matters involving Clare County Council.
4. Where the information referred to at paragraph 2 is not available we will not reply to the query.