Legal Updates & Insights: P1958 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    CP86 Final Consultation – Synopsis & Next Steps

    The Central Bank of Ireland has published its third and final CP86 consultation on fund management company effectiveness.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Regulatory Update: New Whistleblowing rules to be implemented by next month

    As the dusts settles on the Senior Managers Regime which came into effect earlier this year, organisations within the financial services industry will no doubt be looking ahead to implementation of the PRA and FCA's new whistleblowing requirements. The deadline for implementation of these new requirements is 7 September 2016.

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

    On the Domestic front we look at upcoming deadlines, Central Bank Markets Update and the new Market Abuse Regime.

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

    In the News this month: CBI Markets Update, new Market Abuse regime, UCITS V Regulation, AIFMD passport, Asset Segregation and Custody under AIFMD and UCITS Directive, Benchmarks Regulation, AML/CTF, PRIIPs, Data Protection and the Privacy Shield, Cybersecurity, EuVECAs and EuSEFs and the ESMA risk dashboard.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Paternity Leave on the way

    The Paternity Leave and Benefit Bill 2016 (the Bill) has been passed by the Dail. The Bill will commence on 1 September next. It will provide long awaited statutory paternity leave and benefit for fathers. It will also bring Ireland in line with other EU countries.

    Pensions & Incentives
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    Energy and Competition law - How antitrust commitments can be terminated early

    Alan McCarthy looks at how antitrust commitments can be terminated early in relation to energy and competition law.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    European Commission Appoints Michel Barnier as its Chief Negotiator

    On 27 July 2016, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker appointed Michel Barnier as the European Commission's Chief Negotiator.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    European Union Ports and Competition/Antitrust Law

    Dr. Vincent Power, Partner and Head of EU, Competition and Procurement at A&L Goodbody explains the EU competition law relating to seaports. This article was first published in the committee newsletter of the 'Transportation, Energy & Antitrust – Section of Antitrust Law' by the American Bar Association, Spring 2016.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    New Construction (Design and Management) Regulations come into force on 1 August 2016

    The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016 ("CDM 2016") come into force on 1 August 2016.

    Projects & Infrastructure
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    Brexit - what next for your insurance business?

    Key practical issues from a (re)insurers’s perspective in relation to Brexit.

    Brexit
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    New Member of Ireland Competition and Consumer Protection Commission Appointed

    Dr Vincent Power reports on the appointment of a new CCPC member on 27 July 2016.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    High Court finds no binding oral agreement with Bank

    Allied Irish Bank PLC -v- Moloney & anor [2016] IEHC 346, Twomey J, 20 June 2016 concerned an application by Allied Irish Bank for summary judgment in the sum of €10.8m.

    Disputes