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Legal Updates & Insights

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    Further determination on the accrual of annual leave whilst on sick leave

    Following on from our update on 13 January last, the Labour Court has issued another interesting decision on the accrual of annual leave whilst on sick leave.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Commission publishes Action Plan to strengthen the fight against terrorist financing and fast forwards date for Implementation of MLD 4

    The European Commission has published an Action Plan to strengthen the fight against terrorist financing.

    Financial Regulation
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    e-filing for annual share option reporting by employers

    Have your Irish employees been granted or exercised share options during 2014? If so, you need to be aware of a new electronic filing system that Irish Revenue has introduced for...

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    EU State Aid Law / EU Shipping Law: French Tonnage Tax Regime scrutinised but cleared by European Commission

    Tonnage tax regimes are increasingly common worldwide. Under such schemes, shipping companies are taxed on the basis of the tonnage of their fleets rather than the actual profits of the...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Circuit Court dismisses Shatter’s appeal against Data Protection Commissioner

    The Circuit Court has dismissed Mr Shatter's appeal against the Data Protection Commissioner's (the DPC) decision that he breached the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (the DPAs), by disclosing Mr Wallace's...

    Commercial & Technology
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    Groceries Regime - your opportunity to influence the new Regime

    It is very likely that new rules will be put in place for the grocery sector. The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation has published a draft of the proposed...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral

    CBI publishes revised version of the Consumer Protection Code; The Consumer Protection Bill 2015 has been published; CBI publishes Patrick Honohan's speech from IMF-CEPR CBI Conference and its first issues of...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds

    Updated Central Bank AIFMD Q&A; Central Bank AIFMD Reporting; ESMA Discussion Paper on UCITS Share Classes, Q&A on ETFs and other UCITS issues and Q&A on the...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms

    CBI has issued a notice for users of Derivatives in Ireland; ISE publishes its review of 2014; ESMA to cooperate with Hong Kong SFC on CCPs; ESMA publishes an opinion on...

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking

    Reminder - revised Corporate Governance Code; Department of Finance: Dataset on mortgage arrears and restructures; CBI: new regulations on residential mortgage lending and publishes passporting notification forms for credit institutions

    Finance
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance

    Reminder - revised Corporate Governance Code; Solvency II – Commission Delegated Regulation comes into force; EIOPA Solvency II publications and update on Solvency II reporting formats; ECB Regulation; EIOPA updates regarding...

    Finance
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    Summary Judgment refused and full hearing ordered in enforcement of loan facility arrangement

    This case concerned an application for summary judgment against two of the defendants.

    Finance