Legal Updates & Insights: P2376 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

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

    On the Domestic Front, we look at Central Bank requirements for Irish authorised investment funds acquiring Chinese shares via the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect programme, the sole object of an ICAV which is a UCITS, QIAIFs investing more than 50% of net assets in an unregulated investment fund, a Q&A on the Central Bank Guidance on Directors' Time Commitments, a Central Bank Markets Update, a

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    State Aid 2015 in Ireland

    Vincent Power, Partner and Head of A&L Goodbody's EU, Competition & Procurement Group provides an analysis on the key aspects of State Aid law and policy in Ireland.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    High Court rules UK judgment for gambling debt is unenforceable in Ireland

    In Sporting Index Limited v John O'Shea [2015] IEHC 407, the High Court allowed an appeal against an order of the Master of Irish High Court deeming enforceable a judgment, obtained in the County Court in London, in respect of losses arising from the defendant’s online spread betting account in the amount of €118,000.

    Betting, Gaming & Licensing
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    Legislation Watch – employment law

    As the vacation season approaches, it is a good time to provide a quick recap on recent legislative developments in the employment sphere.

    Employment
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    A&L Goodbody Annual Update of Legal Developments

    On Wednesday 23 September, A&L Goodbody will hold the Annual Update of Legal Developments.

    Investing in Ireland
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    Shipping Law in Ireland

    Catherine Duffy and Eileen Roberts, Partners at A&L Goodbody, provide an overview of shipping law, the shipping industry and legislative framework in Ireland.

    Aviation & Transport Finance
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    Shipping Law in Ireland

    Catherine Duffy and Eileen Roberts, Partners at A&L Goodbody, provide an overview of shipping law, the shipping industry and legislative framework in Ireland.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    UCITS - Remuneration Guidelines

    This consultation paper is the first step in the development of the guidelines on remuneration policies required by UCITS V and sets out ESMA’s formal proposals for these guidelines as well as a potential revision of the AIFMD remuneration guidelines.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    CP86 - Synopsis, Feedback, Guidance & Next Steps

    On 12 June, 2015, the Central Bank of Ireland (the CBI) published a document entitled "Fund Management Company Boards".

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Private Equity in Ireland

    David Widger, Head of A&L Goodbody's Corporate Department, provides an overview of Irish private equity deal activity in 2014 and an outlook for 2015.

    Investing in Ireland
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    Supreme Court emphasises importance of both text and context in the proper interpretation of property documentation

    The Supreme Court, in Stapleyside Company v Carraig Donn Retail Limited [2015] IESC 60, re-emphasised the importance of both text and context in the proper interpretation of commercial and property documents.

    Commercial Property
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    High Court criticises the failure to update the book of quantum

    Barton J in McGarry v McGarry & ors [2015] IEHC 426 also went on to strongly criticise the fact that the Book of Quantum in relation to personal injuries had not been kept updated to reflect awards of the courts in line with assurances given by the Government at the time of its introduction.

    Disputes