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Legal Updates & Insights

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    Compulsory Retirement: High Court reminds employers of an essential prerequisite

    Within the last two weeks the High Court has issued a judgment which serves as a useful reminder that when it comes to the proposed retirement of an employee, the...

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Publication of New Anti-Bribery and Corruption Legislation: Practical Implications for Companies

    The Criminal Justice (Corruption Offences) Bill, 2017, has been published by the Minister for Justice and Equality. This Bill is one of the actions identified by the Government last week, as...

    Regulatory Risk & Investigations
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral Oct 2017

    From a domestic perspective, the Central Bank has published new application forms and related guidance for authorisation as a Payment Institution and Electronic Money Institution. New guidance has also been...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms Oct 2017

    From a domestic perspective, it has been a relatively quiet month for investment firms. However, at a European level, ESMA has been occupied with MiFID II/MiFIR related activity. ESMA...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance Oct 2017

    On the domestic front the Central Bank held its Annual Insurance Industry Briefing; the Civil Liability (Amendment) Bill 2017 approaches final stages. On the European front the European Parliament calls for...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds Oct 2017

    In this month's funds update we look at speeches made by the CBI's Director of Asset management and the Minister of State for Financial Services and Insurance at the A...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking Oct 2017

    From a domestic perspective, the main update this month concerns the ongoing Tracker Mortgage Examination and related frequently asked questions document produced by the Central Bank in response to the...

    Financial Regulation
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    Important Employment Legislation Updates - Construction Wages; Gender Pay Gap; Data Protection

    Construction Wages; Gender Pay Gap; Data Protection

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Corporate Governance Review 2017 - Ireland

    Corporate Governance Review 2017 - Ireland

    Corporate Governance & Compliance
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    Implications of the FATF mutual evaluation report on Ireland

    The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has published its mutual evaluation report (MER) on Ireland following its assessment of the country's anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing (AML/CFT) system.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    The Front Page - Q&A: October 2017

    What is the latest update on the transposition of the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive in relation to the beneficial ownership of trusts?

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments

    On the International Front we look at: ESMA Q&A's on AIFMD and UCITS; MiFID II; EMIR; CSDR; ESMA work; Benchmarks Regulation and AML / CTF

    Asset Management & Investment Funds