Legal Updates & Insights: P2080 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    Legal Update: Migration Advisory Committee Review - Tier 2 Migration

    The highly anticipated recommendations arising out of the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) Review into Tier 2 Migration were published today, 19 January 2016, following a 7 month process of consultation and assessment.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Employees’ expectations of privacy in the workplace dashed?

    A recent ruling from the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in the case of Barbulescu v Romania, has been the hot topic of conversation at water coolers (and, somewhat...

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    DPC issues guidance on CCTV, Body Worn Cameras and Drones

    The Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) has published updated guidance on the use of CCTV, and new guidance on the use of Body Worn Cameras and Drones. While guidance issued by...

    Privacy & Data Security
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    Court, in Restriction Application, accepts undertaking from Director not to act as Director

    In Cahill -v- O'Brien & anor [2015] IEHC 817, the Court considered an application for the restriction of two directors pursuant to Section 150 of the Companies Act, 1990 together with an application extending the...

    Disputes
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    Guarantees - undue influence and independent legal advice

    The High Court has recently considered two cases involving defences of undue influence and independent legal advice in the context of enforcement of guarantees.

    Finance
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    European Commission opens in-depth investigation into alleged illegal State aid support for Antwerp Port Terminal Operators

    Seaports have to be cautious that any support which they obtain from a European Union Member State does not constitute State aid.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Ireland - Aviation Outlook for 2016

    Ireland leads the way as an aircraft leasing jurisdiction and new developments for 2016 will further strengthen Ireland’s position. Ireland is already one of the most popular jurisdictions for aircraft...

  • Article

    Ireland - Aviation Outlook for 2016

    Ireland leads the way as an aircraft leasing jurisdiction and new developments for 2016 will further strengthen Ireland’s position. Ireland is already one of the most popular jurisdictions for aircraft...

    Aviation & Transport Finance
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    Ireland - Aviation Outlook for 2016

    Ireland leads the way as an aircraft leasing jurisdiction and new developments for 2016 will further strengthen Ireland’s position. Ireland is already one of the most popular jurisdictions for aircraft...

    Investing in Ireland
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    A&L Goodbody Northern Ireland tops M&A rankings again for 2015 deal activity

    Corporate law firm A&L Goodbody has, for the fourth consecutive year, been ranked as the leading legal advisor by value of total deals transacted in Northern Ireland in 2015.

    Belfast
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    Take No Comfort but the Level of Fines Imposed by the European Commission in 2015 for Competition Law Breaches was one of the Lowest in Years

    The European Commission may impose fines for breaches of competition law. In particular, it may impose fines on "undertakings" (e.g., businesses) and "associations of undertakings" (e.g., trade associations)....

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Original lender joined as co-defendant in proceedings after loan was assigned

    This case concerned an appeal by the Plaintiff of a High Court order which dismissed his application to join IBRC as co-defendant in proceedings.

    Finance