Legal Updates & Insights: P2240 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds

    On the Domestic Front: Director of Market Supervision, Gareth Murphy, addresses the Irish Funds Annual Conference. The Central Bank publish a document for Fund Management Company Boards and a revised...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank issues letter to industry following themed inspection of Client Categorisation for Investment Firms. On the International Front: European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) consult on margin...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank identifies weaknesses in lenders’ compliance with the Code of Conduct on Mortgage Arrears. The IBRC Commission of Investigation's Terms of Reference are revised. Regulations...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance

    On the Domestic Front: New Regulations regarding insurers' financial statements are introduced. Central Bank publishes its findings from a themed review of the retail intermediary sector and its presentation to...

    Finance
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    EAT case highlighting employer’s obligations in absence management cases

    A recent determination from the Employment Appeals Tribunal provides a useful reminder of an employer's obligations when managing employees who are absent on sick leave.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    DPC’s Annual Report 2014 – What insights does it provide into regulation by the Irish DPC?

    As usual, the Data Protection Commissioner's Annual Report reveals some interesting trends, statistics and case-studies, and provides an insight into priority areas being pursued by the DPC.

    GDPR
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    Shipping Regulatory Summit to be held in Brussels

    On 8 May 2015, the European Commission announced that DG Competition will host the second Global Maritime Regulatory Summit on 18 June 2015 in Brussels. It will be a follow-up to the first Summit...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    The Inward Investment and International Taxation Review 2015 (Ireland)

    Peter Maher, Partner and Head of Tax, A&L Goodbody provides an overview of the tax issues and opportunities in Ireland.

    Investing in Ireland
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    Legal Competitiveness for International Tech

    John Whelan, Resident Partner San Francisco and Head of International Technology Practice at A&L Goodbody shares some insights on the advantages of Ireland’s legal offering for the international...

    Commercial & Technology
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    Holiday Pay – NI Court of Appeal unlocks the door for voluntary overtime

    The Northern Irish Court of Appeal has, this morning, held that the Belfast Tribunal ruled in error on its interpretation of Bear Scotland.

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

    On the Domestic Front, we look at Gareth Murphy's speech (which includes consideration of AIFMD 3rd country passport), Board and Corporate Governance Requirements, Central Bank Q&A on the Companies...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Licensing of Private Investigators mandatory from 1 November 2015

    On 14 May 2015, the Private Security (Licensing and Standards) (Private Investigator) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No 195 of 2015) were signed into law.

    Investing in Ireland