Corporate Services
The Corporate Services Unit is a resource that assists in the efficient running of the ODCE, and is responsible for the general administration of the Office.

This involves preparing Business Plans, agreeing and managing the annual budget of the Office, personnel and training issues, ICT (Information and Communications Technology) and website support and maintenance, office procurement and payments, office premises and maintenance, office Health and Safety issues, FOI co-ordination and the preparation of the Office's Annual Report.

The Unit also liases with the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation on issues such as the annual Office budget, staffing, the Performance Management and Development System, etc.

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The Director of Public Prosecutions v Mary Donnelly

Author: Maria Leavy/24 April 2017/Categories: Prosecution Cases 2017

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Woman pleads guilty to Fraudulent Trading

Acting on the directions of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Gardai from the ODCE this morning arrested a woman and charged her with one count of fraudulent trading contrary to section 297 of the Companies Act 1963 (as amended). The woman was brought before Limerick District Court, where, following evidence of arrest, charge and caution she entered a plea of guilty and was sent forward for sentencing to the next sitting of Limerick Circuit Criminal Court.

Full details of the charge are set out below:

"That you Mary Donnelly, between the 1st day of January 2013 and the 25th day of October 2013, both days inclusive, within the County of Limerick, were knowingly a party to the carrying on of the business of a company Shannonside Audio/Video Limited for a fraudulent purpose namely the dishonest solicitation of payments from Close Invoice Finance Limited trading as Close Brothers Commercial Finance by furnishing false or misleading invoices: Contrary to Section 297 of the Companies Act, 1963 as substituted by Section 137 of the Companies Act, 1990."

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