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  • Contact Tracing Apps – A Privacy Primer
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    Contact Tracing Apps – A Privacy Primer

    As part of their lockdown exit strategy, governments around the world are launching Apps with contact tracing functions.

    Commercial & Technology
  • COVID-19: Impact on Competition / Antitrust Law
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    COVID-19: Impact on Competition / Antitrust Law

    The COVID-19 Crisis has had a very significant impact on competition/antitrust law. Already, it has influenced aspects of the practice of competition law in ways that no other crisis...

    COVID-19
  • COVID-19: Government support schemes for Irish businesses - Updated 28 May
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    COVID-19: Government support schemes for Irish businesses - Updated 28 May

    In response to the effect of COVID-19 on Irish businesses the Irish Government and, in particular the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (the DBEI) has provided certain supports to...

    Corporate and M&A
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    ESG and Investment Funds - ESA consultation on EU Disclosures Regulation

    The European Supervisory Authorities consultation on the EU Regulation on sustainability‐related disclosures in the financial services sector issued on 23 April 2020.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • COVID-19, Shipping and ports: EU shipping law aspects
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    COVID-19, Shipping and ports: EU shipping law aspects

    A&L Goodbody's Dr Vincent Power writes why the COVID-19/Coronavirus crisis demonstrates why an international convention is needed to deal with various aspects of shipping (including the repatriation of...

    COVID-19
  •  COVID-19: Practical guidance on the recent changes to the Wage Subsidy Scheme
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    COVID-19: Practical guidance on the recent changes to the Wage Subsidy Scheme

    The Government has announced a number of significant changes to the COVID-19 Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) in an attempt to address certain anomalies and today Revenue issued guidance on...

    COVID-19
  • Digital Finance in Europe – CBI views on technological innovation and digital finance
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    Digital Finance in Europe – CBI views on technological innovation and digital finance

    In a recent address on Digital Finance in Europe, the Director of Financial Regulation, Policy and Risk at the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI), Gerry Cross, shared some of the...

    Client Tech
  • EDPB publishes guidelines on processing health data for COVID-19 research
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    EDPB publishes guidelines on processing health data for COVID-19 research

    The threat to global health caused by COVID-19 has led to unprecedented collaboration from the global scientific research community to urgently develop a vaccine. Given the prevalence of data sharing...

    Commercial & Technology
  • COVID-19: The Operation of the Irish Courts
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    COVID-19: The Operation of the Irish Courts

    The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the operation of Irish courts. While remote hearings have been rolled-out to good effect, there are teething issues.

    COVID-19
  • COVID-19: Irish Government announces new support measures for Irish businesses
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    COVID-19: Irish Government announces new support measures for Irish businesses

    The outbreak of COVID-19 continues to have a deep impact on businesses across all sectors. The Irish Government has announced a range of further measures to combat the impact of...

    Corporate and M&A
  • COVID-19: Irish Government real estate interventions
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    COVID-19: Irish Government real estate interventions

    To date, the Irish Government's approach to COVID-19 has been to handle the crisis by means of strong public health recommendations to both the public and commercial enterprises, rather than...

    Commercial Property
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    EDPB issue updated guidelines on consent

    The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has published updated Guidelines 05/2020 on Consent under the GDPR, replacing the previous Article 29 Working Party Consent Guidelines published in April 2018.

    Commercial & Technology