Legal Updates & Insights: P2208 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    The Spent Convictions Regime – “forgive and forget”

    Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016 (the "Spent Convictions Act")

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

    On the Domestic Front, we look at Deadlines and research on consumer complaints handling in regulated firms.

    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 UCITS share classes, loan origination by investment funds, the ESMA Q&A on the application of UCITS Directive, the ESMA Q&A on the application of AIFMD, Data Protection, the PRIIPs Regulation, AML / CTF and the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive and EU Commission focus on Fund Passporting, EMIR and Reporting challenges.

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

    On the Domestic Front, we look at Deadlines and UCITS V.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    The International Comparative Legal Guide to Securitisation 2016 Edition

    Peter Walker, Partner and Jack Sheehy, Partner, in the Banking and Financial Services Department discuss the Irish legal guide to securitisation.

    Capital Markets - Debt
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    Brexit or Britremain: Some Key Questions and Answers

    Dr Vincent Power, EU & Competition Partner, addresses some of the key questions in relation to the UK's Brexit referendum on 23 June 2016.

    Brexit
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    Safety doesn’t happen by accident - New Construction (Design and Management) Regulations

    The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment has published the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016 ("CDM 2016").

    Belfast
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    Director who was ‘deceived’ not restricted by the Court

    In Murphy -v- O'Flynn & anor [2016] IEHC 197 a liquidator sought an order from the Court restricting William and Deirdre O’Flynn from acting as directors pursuant to Section 150 of the Companies Act 1990.

    Disputes
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    The Kerry Group/Breeo Merger Case Settles

    On 21 April 2016, the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") announced that it was settling, and therefore not proceeding with, its appeal to the Irish Supreme Court of the CCPC's appeal against the High Court's annulment of the CCPC's prohibition decision regard the purchase by Kerry Group of Breeo Foods.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    A&L Goodbody guide to Securities Litigation in Ireland 2016

    Liam Kennedy, Partner, Caoimhe Clarkin, Partner, Stephen King and Don Collins, Solicitors, in A&L Goodbody's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Department provide an insight into Securities Litigation in Ireland in 2016. Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Securities Litigation 2016 (published in March 2016).

    Disputes
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    An overview of Commercial Litigation in Ireland

    Liam Kennedy, Caoimhe Clarkin and Paula Mullooly of A&L Goodbody give their legal insight into the commercial litigation landscape in Ireland. This chapter was first published by the Encyclopedia of International Commercial Litigation in September 2015.

    Disputes
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    Banking Consultation on Prudential Treatment of Problem Assets

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has issued a consultation paper on the prudential treatment of problem assets including the definitions of non-performing exposures and forbearance.

    Finance