Legal Updates & Insights: P1880 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    Regulation of state and supplementary pension schemes in Ireland

    David Francis, Pensions Partner, Lorcan Keenan and Chris Comerford, Pensions Associates, provide an overview on the regulation of state and supplementary pensions schemes in Ireland.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    A&L Goodbody Guide on the EU General Data Protection Regulation

    On 5 October 2016, our IP & Technology team hosted a seminar on the new EU General Data Regulation (GDPR), which takes effect from 25 May 2018. The Data Protection Commissioner, Helen Dixon, gave a...

    Commercial & Technology
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    Anti-Money Laundering Compliance

    The Department of Finance has published Ireland's first Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (ML/TF) National Risk Assessment (NRA).

    Corporate Governance & Compliance
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    Irish Budget 2017 - Tax Bulletin

    There are no major changes in Irish tax policy announced in today's Irish Budget. Its contents reflect the continued recovery in the Irish economy, yet is tempered by the risks...

    Tax
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    High Court Refuses Petition for Examinership Not Brought in Good Faith

    Background In JJ Red Holdings Limited & Companies Act 2014 [2016] IEHC 524, High Court, Baker J, 15 September 2016, the petitioning Company sought to confirm the appointment of an Examiner which was opposed by the...

    Restructuring & Insolvency
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    New Irish Share Incentive Reform Announced in Budget 2017

    The Irish Minister for Finance Michael Noonan announced today some very welcome news in the area of share based remuneration for Irish businesses.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Successful Disability Discrimination Appeal Before the Labour Court - Tips for Employers

    The Labour Court recently awarded €13,500 to a claimant for discrimination on the grounds of disability, discriminatory dismissal and failure to provide reasonable accommodation.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms

    On the Domestic Front: Irish Funds publishes submission to the European Securities and Markets Authority in response to the Discussion Paper on the Distributed Ledger Technology applied to Securities Markets,...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank of Ireland Deadlines for Pre-Christmas/Year-End Applications, Central Bank of Ireland Markets Update. On the EU Front: Responses to ESMA call for evidence on...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking

    On the Domestic Front: European Union (Payment Accounts) Regulations 2016 enter into force, Central Bank of Ireland adopts five sets of Regulations under Credit Reporting Act 2013, Department of Finance publishes its...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank of Ireland launches informal consultation on Solvency II SPVs, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission investigation relating to motor insurance, Central Bank of Ireland publishes...

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

    On the International Front we look at Responses to ESMA call for evidence on asset segregation and custody services under AIFMD and UCITS V; European Commission overview of level 2 financial...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds