Legal Updates & Insights: P300 -A&L Goodbody LLP

Legal Updates & Insights

  • Article

    The European Commission is taking aim at distortive foreign subsidies

    On 5 May 2021, the European Commission (Commission) proposed a Regulation (Regulation) which, if adopted, would address potentially distortive effects of foreign subsidies in the EU.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Upcoming changes to Ireland’s Whistleblowing Regime - Why businesses should start to prepare

    The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform recently published the General Scheme of the Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill.

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments - May 2021

    ESMA CBDF Guidelines, ESMA Guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers, EU Retail Investment Strategy, EU Supervisory Data Strategy, Reform of the ESAs, Notifying net short positions on shares, AML/...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments - May 2021

    UCITS Liquidity, Speech at Irish Funds Global Funds Conference by CBI's Derville Rowland, Appointment of new chair of ESMA's Investment Management Standing Committee, Companies Act 2014

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • audio

    Does delegation equal outsourcing? Irish funds and CBI draft outsourcing guidance

    The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) issued a consultation on cross-industry guidance on outsourcing in February. The intention is for the guidance to issue at the end of 2021.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • publication

    The five key points arising from the Norwegian Air Shuttle examinership

    The examiner's schemes of arrangement relating to the Norwegian Air Shuttle group becomes effective today, 26 May 2021.

    Aviation & Transport Finance
  • Vaccinations and the future of work in Ireland
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    Vaccinations and the future of work in Ireland

    Duncan Inverarity recently discussed the issues impacting Ireland due to the global pandemic with Philippe Durand of August Debouzy Avocats as part of the Employment Law Alliance podcast series. 

    COVID-19
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    Data centres shaping our electricity future

    On 8 March 2021, EirGrid and the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications launched a nationwide consultation report on the future of Ireland’s electricity system (the Consultation Report).

    Data Centres
  • Northern Ireland update - Roadmap out of the pandemic, vaccinations and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
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    Northern Ireland update - Roadmap out of the pandemic, vaccinations and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    On 13 May 2021, the Northern Ireland Executive (the Executive) issued its latest guidance for navigating the coronavirus pandemic in which it announced further easing of restrictions.

    COVID-19 Belfast
  • article

    Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) – the future of construction in Ireland?

    The significant shortage of houses in Ireland has been well publicised in recent years and indeed was one of the driving forces behind the 'Rebuilding Ireland Action Plan for Housing...

    Construction
  • Article

    Brexit: Caught unawares by the possible UK-Australia beef deal? Monitor other possible deals

    Many in the UK and elsewhere have been surprised by the possibility that a "no-quota/no-tariff" deal between the UK and Australia could mean huge imports of Australian beef into...

    Brexit
  • Antigen testing, vaccinations and ventilation: What’s new in the updated Work Safely Protocol?
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    Antigen testing, vaccinations and ventilation: What’s new in the updated Work Safely Protocol?

    A new version of the Work Safely Protocol has recently been published. It provides guidance for employers and employees on antigen testing, vaccinations and ventilation.

    COVID-19