Legal Updates & Insights: P1320 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    How to handle “moonlighting” employees

    A recent decision by the Workplace Relations Commission (the WRC) offers practical guidance to employers addressing a situation where an employee is "moonlighting". While moonlighting can be attractive to employees...

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Amendments made to Non-Financial and Diversity Disclosure Obligations, affecting directors of some large companies

    New regulations, (the Amending Regulations) have recently been made by the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation. These amend the EU (Disclosure of Non-Financial and Diversity Information by Certain Large...

    Corporate and M&A
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    Increase in Ireland’s Betting Tax

    Irish betting tax increasing from 1% to 2% of turnover

    Betting, Gaming & Licensing
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    Merger control changes in Ireland

    While the proposed changes to the Irish merger control thresholds would reduce the number of mergers notified in Ireland, the impact of Irish merger control will continue to be felt...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • The Irish Fintech Ecosystem
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    The Irish Fintech Ecosystem

    Maria McElhinney, Partner in A&L Goodbody's Finance Department New York, provides an overview as to why Ireland is one of the top global FinTech players.

    Client Tech
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral September 2018

    On the domestic front the CBI has issued a Notice of Intention to amend both the CBI Prospectus Handbook & the CBI Transparency Guidelines. The CBI has also published issue 13 of...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms September 2018

    On the domestic front key developments include the CBI's publication of reporting requirements for MiFID investment firms & the Investment Undertaking Electronic Account Filing Requirements Regulations 2018 have been published in the...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance September 2018

    On the Domestic front the Minister for Justice and Equality signed a Commencement Order for Parts 1, 2 and 3 of the Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 2017, the CBI published the September edition of...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds September 2018

    Domestically, this month CBI announced increased flexibility in ETF share classes & retention of daily portfolio disclosure requirement & the CBI announced the deadlines for receipt of applications. Over in Europe, this...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking September 2018

    On the domestic front the CBI published speeches in respect of legacy issues & lessons learned from the Banking Crisis & announced the countercyclical capital buffer rate. On the EU front public...

    Financial Regulation
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    Multi party actions and litigation funding - back on the radar?

    The Joint Committee on Justice and Equality's Report on the Multi-Party Actions Bill 2017 contains interesting conclusions. This Private Members' Bill was introduced by Sinn Féin last November to provide...

    Disputes
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    Irish Merger Control Notification Thresholds Raised

    The thresholds for Irish merger control notifications have been raised

    EU, Competition & Procurement