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Legal Updates & Insights

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    CRD V: Key changes for bank holding companies

    CRDV and CRR2 have introduced a number of important amendments to the existing capital requirements regime that apply to credit institutions and certain systemically important MiFID investments firms (Institutions).

    Finance
  • Remote working: WRC gives clear message to employers
    publication

    Remote working: WRC gives clear message to employers

    As a significant portion of Ireland's workforce continues to work remotely as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the landscape of Irish employment law continues to evolve.

    COVID-19
  • article

    Ireland’s implementation of the ATAD interest limitation rule 2021

    The Department of Finance published a Feedback Statement in relation to the ATAD Interest Limitation rules (ILR) in December 2020. Ireland is expected implement the ILR in Finance Bill 2021, with the rules to take effect from 1 January 2022.

    Tax
  • publication

    Aircraft Transaction Register Survey (SI No.582 of 2020): Reporting requirement for certain Aviation Leasing Firms

    S.I. No. 582 of 2020 - Statistics (Aircraft Transaction Register (ATR) Survey) Order 2020 was recently introduced into Irish law

    Aviation & Transport Finance
  • article

    System Operators publish Enduring Connection Policy 2.1 (ECP-2.1) 2020 Batch Results

    EirGrid and ESB Networks (the System Operators) recently published the first batch results under the ECP-2 decision paper. This report outlines details of the 85 successful applicants under ECP-2.1, who are expected to receive connection offers in 2021.

    Energy & Natural Resources
  • publication

    Central Bank outlines expectations of investment firms preparations for new prudential regime

    The Central Bank of Ireland is consulting on the exercise of national competent authority discretions under the Investment Firms Directive and Investment Firms Regulation.

    Financial Regulation
  • audio

    Inconsistencies in the US approach to BEPS 2.0 Project?

    Philip McQueston, Of Counsel, spoke with US and Brazilian attorney José Rubens Scharlack about inconsistencies José sees in the US position concerning the BEPS 2.0 project, highlighted in a recent article José co-authored.

    Tax
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    EBA consults on Draft Guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the Investment Firms Directive

    The European Banking Authority is consulting on Draft Guidelines on sound remuneration policies for investment firms under the Investment Firms Directive.

    Financial Regulation
  • Right to work checks - what you need to know
    publication

    Right to work checks - what you need to know

    Ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and recent changes to the UK’s immigration system mean more than ever, it is crucial that employers are carrying out right to work checks correctly.

    COVID-19 Belfast
  • COVID-19: Guidance for businesses - health and safety response
    publication

    COVID-19: Guidance for businesses - health and safety response

    Although Northern Ireland is currently under a strict lockdown with the NI executive urging businesses to allow staff to work from home wherever possible, it is essential that businesses have a plan in place for upholding health and safety standards.

    COVID-19 Belfast
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds Q&A - Jan 2021

    Q&A of the month. What is the latest update on the impact of Brexit, in particular for Irish authorised UCITS and QIAIFs with UK management companies and investment managers?

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

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

    SFDR, Reverse Solicitation, Costs and Fees of UCITS, ETFs, ESMA AIFMD Leverage Guidelines for NCAs, ESMA Guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers

    Asset Management & Investment Funds