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  • Election 2020: What are the employment law priorities?
    Article

    Election 2020: What are the employment law priorities?

    While the prospect of a new government being formed currently appears to be a long way off, there is no doubt that Sinn Féin, having secured the most first-preference...

    Employment
  • Three water companies appeals their Price Control determinations to the CMA
    Article

    Three water companies appeals their Price Control determinations to the CMA

    Perhaps unsurprisingly given the how tough Ofwat's decisions for the 2020-25 price controls were expected to be several large companies (Bristol Water, Anglian Water and Yorkshire Water) have opted to...

    Belfast
  • Coronavirus: Time for Irish employers to take action
    Article

    Coronavirus: Time for Irish employers to take action

    There has been widespread media coverage this week of Indeed.com's offices in Dublin being closed over fears that an employee may have been exposed to COVID-19, the official name...

    COVID-19
  • Brexit and membership of the Court of Justice of the European Union
    Article

    Brexit and membership of the Court of Justice of the European Union

    The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) (including the General Court) comprises judges nominated by each of the European Union (EU) Member States.

    Brexit
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - General Cross Sectoral Jan 2020

    Domestically, the CBI has announced its supervisory and enforcement priorities for this year; At European level the EBA has published updated guidelines on fraud reporting under PSD2.

    Financial Regulation
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Insurance Jan 2020

    Domestically, Department of Finance publishes summary of responses to its public consultation on climate change and insurance; At European level EIOPA publishes the technical specifications for the Market and Credit...

    Financial Regulation
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Funds Jan 2020

    Domestically, the CBI issued clarification on the pre- and post-authorisation certification process for UCITS index certification or confirmation; At European level ESMA published its annual statistical report on EU AIFs...

    Financial Regulation
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Investment Firms Jan 2020

    Domestically, the CBI has updated its reporting requirements for MiFID investment firms; At European level ESMA has announced its key priorities for 2020-2022, with the release of its Strategic Orientation.

    Financial Regulation
  • Article

    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Banking Jan 2020

    Domestically,the CBI has updated its Brexit FAQs for Financial Services Firms; At European level developments include the publication of a number of ECB working papers and an ECB report...

    Financial Regulation
  • Guidance for executives on the exchange of competitively sensitive information
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    Guidance for executives on the exchange of competitively sensitive information

    Dr Vincent Power, Head of EU, Competition & Procurement provides a practical insight into the compliance and exchange of competitively sensitive information between competitors.

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • Sky v SkyKick – where does a trade mark monopoly end?
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    Sky v SkyKick – where does a trade mark monopoly end?

    Last week, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), which retains jurisdiction over the UK during the Brexit transition period, handed down its eagerly awaited judgment in Sky...

    Belfast
  • Article

    Central Bank of Ireland announces UCITS liquidity questionnaire

    The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) contacted Irish UCITS management companies on 6 February 2020 to advise that a detailed UCITS liquidity questionnaire will become available for completion in March 2020. Recipients of...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds