Legal Updates & Insights: P1650 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    Further Changes to Transparency Regime for Regulated Market – Listed Companies in the Extractive and Logging Industries

    The Transparency (Directive 2004/109/EC) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 336 of 2017) (the 2017 Transparency Regulations) were signed by the Minister for Finance on 25 July 2017 but were only publicly available on 31 July 2017, and...

    Corporate and M&A
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    Successfully Expanding Overseas: Why Ireland for Cybersecurity?

    In recent years, Ireland has emerged as a global cybersecurity hub, with high profile international companies like Intel Security, Trend Micro, Malwarebytes, AlienVault, FireEye, SolarWinds and NUIX choosing it as...

    Investing in Ireland
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    The Front Page - Q&A: July 2017

    What do Funds and their managers need to consider in respect of the Benchmarks Regulation?

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    The Front Page, Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments

    On the International Front we look at ESMA opinions to support supervisory convergence in EU27 in the context of Brexit; ESMA opinion on Asset Segregation and Custody Services...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    The Front Page, Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments

    In Irish practice developments: we look at some approaching deadlines; Central Bank Brexit FAQ;Update of Investment Limited Partnership and ICAV legislation; Senior Central Bank appointments; Irish Funds Financial Reporting...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Opportunity Knocks - Ireland in a post-Brexit world

    Gina Conheady, Head of A&L Goodbody’s San Francisco Office, looks at Ireland in a post-Brexit world.

    Brexit
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    Publication of anti-corruption legislation appears imminent

    Five years after the Government initially published details of proposed new legislation to modernise Ireland's anti-corruption and bribery laws, the publication of a Bill now appears imminent.

    White Collar Crime
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    High Court re-affirms law regarding tenants who claim entitlement to remain in possession under a lease granted without lender consent

    National Asset Loan Management Ltd v Southlodge Inns Ltd [2015] IEHC 109 is the latest in a line of cases confirming the position originally laid down in ICC v Verling & Ors. [1995] 1 ILRM 123...

    Commercial Property
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    The Beneficial Ownership Regulations 2016

    The European Union (Anti-Money Laundering: Beneficial Ownership of Corporate Entities) Regulations 2016 came into operation on 15 November 2016.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    OGP publishes new Public Procurement Guidelines and updated Template Documents

    On 5 July 2017, the Office of Government Procurement (OGP) published a new set of guidelines on the procurement of goods and services (the Guidelines). The Guidelines, available here, are primarily intended...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Microsoft Wins Landmark US Appeal Against Search Warrant for Emails Stored in Ireland

    The US Second Circuit Court of Appeals, overturning an earlier court ruling from a lower court, has held that the US Government cannot compel Microsoft to hand over emails stored...

    Privacy & Data Security
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    Competition Law Post-Brexit: The Competition Law Dimension

    Dr Vincent Power, Partner, A&L Goodbody gives a preliminary assessment of the impact of Brexit on Competition Law.

    Brexit