Legal Updates & Insights: P1430 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral April 2018

    It was a relatively busy month for cross sectoral issues. In particular, the Financial Services Ombudsman (FSO) has extended the time period for bringing complaints. The government also released a...

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

    It was a quiet month on the domestic front. Key CBI personnel put culture squarely on the enforcement agenda. European developments included the ESMA proposing a simplified prospectus and a...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance April 2018

    Irish developments this month focused on the Solvency II Directive, with the CBI issuing guidance on Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) and publishing its findings on regulatory reporting under the Directive....

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking April 2018

    Things have been relatively quiet on the domestic front. The CBI Deputy Governor addressed the Bank's strategy for resolving non-performing loans (NPLs) & Government policy on banking remuneration was discussed. Meanwhile,...

    Financial Regulation
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    Initial Public Offerings (IPO) Law Review 2018 - Ireland

    Matthew Cole and Sheena Doggett (Corporate and M&A Partners at A&L Goodbody) provide insights into the legal and procedural IPO landscape in Ireland. First published in the 'The...

    Capital Markets - Equity
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    Merger control: Wait for any necessary competition agency approvals

    Business fined €124.5m by the European Commission for implementing a deal before getting approval

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Competition Law: Businesses and Trade Associations in Competition Law Cases

    A detailed article on the challenges involved in representing businesses and trade associations in competition law cases

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018

    The Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018 (the Bill) has now been published.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Friends of the Irish Environment v An Bord Pleanála

    The High Court judgment in Friends of the Irish Environment v. An Bord Pleanála (delivered on 9 March 2018 by Meenan J) decided that if a section 5 referral is made by...

    Environmental & Planning
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds Q&A: April 2018

    What changes have been agreed by the EU Parliament in relation to beneficial ownership rules for Irish companies?

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments - April 2018

    MMFR, GDPR, ESAs report on risks and vulnerabilities, a proposed directive to protect EU whistleblowers and AML/CTF.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments - April 2018

    Deadlines, Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018, new CBI process for RIAIF RMPs and CBI on innovation and technology.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds