Legal Updates & Insights: P100 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

  • publication

    Right to request remote working - All bark but no bite?

    Following on from the sudden lifting of many public health restrictions and amongst a flurry of media attention arising from reports of employees being overwhelmingly in favour of continuing to...

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
  • article

    Gambling Regulation Bill flagged as ‘priority’ legislation in Government’s 2022 legislative programme

    The General Scheme of the Gambling Regulation Bill which was unveiled on 21 October 2021 has been included in the list of 'priority legislation' scheduled for drafting and publication during the first...

    Betting, Gaming & Licensing
  • publication

    Employment Law in 2022: What’s on the horizon?

    While it is safe to say that 2021 saw some important developments in employment law, there is no doubt that in 2022 we are set to see some real changes.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
  • article

    Proposed new Irish laws: Competition, communications and consumer law

    Ireland's Department of An Taoiseach (the Irish Prime Minister) has prepared its Spring 2022 Legislative Programme.

  • publication

    Review of Irish merger control in 2021

    Mergers, acquisitions and certain joint ventures are notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) which determines whether the proposed transaction would “substantially lessen competition" in Ireland.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • article

    Ireland to unveil new Competition law

    On 20 January 2022, the Irish Deputy Prime Minister, Leo Varadkar, told Dáil Éireann – the more powerful of Ireland's two houses of parliament – that Ireland will publish new competition legislation during...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • article

    Online Safety & Media Regulation Bill 2022 published

    The government has published the long anticipated Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2022 which it has hailed as a “watershed moment as we move from self-regulation to an era of...

    Commercial & Technology
  • article

    Changes at Ireland’s Competition and Consumer Agency

    The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) is Ireland's primary competition and consumer protection agency.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • article

    Public procurement law - Automatic injunctions

    In public procurement competitions, there is potential for a legal challenge from an unsuccessful bidder to trigger an automatic injunction on awarding the contract.

    Public Procurement Belfast
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Funds Dec 2021

    Domestically, the CBI has published the 36th Edition of its UCITS Q&A Document and the 44th Edition of AIFMD Q&A Document; At a European level, ESMA responded to...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Insurance Dec 2021

    Domestically, the Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2021 was published and the CBI published the opening statement at Joint Oireachtas Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform; At a European level EIOPA...

    Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - General Cross Sectoral Dec 2021

    Domestically, the CBI published its cross industry guidance on operational resilience and feedback statement, published its cross industry guidance on outsourcing and feedback statement; At a European level, the EBA...

    Financial Regulation