The vast majority of the provisions of the Companies Act 2014 came into force on Monday 1 June 2015. The Act consolidates and restates a lot of existing company law but also brings in a significant number of changes which will affect the way business is done.
A&L Goodbody has once again been named 'Irish Tax Firm of the Year 2015' at the International Tax Review European Awards ceremony in London.
The Companies Act 2014 effects a number of significant new and amended provisions for Irish companies and will affect the way business has been done in the past.
Irish businesses exposed to significant legal risk due to lack of preparedness for cyber attackCommercial & Technology
A&L Goodbody is pleased to have advised on one of the first Central Bank of Ireland approved conversions of an existing investment company, to Ireland's newest corporate investment structure, the Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle (ICAV).Asset Management & Investment Funds
A&L Goodbody advised on five of the winning deals across six categories in the "Deals of the Year 2015", published by Finance Dublin magazine. The Firm's role in these winning deals once again endorses A&L Goodbody's reputation for working on some of the most innovative, complex and challenging assignments in the market.Aviation & Transport Finance
A&L Goodbody appoints three new PartnersAsset Management & Investment Funds
A&L Goodbody has been named Ireland's Most Popular Graduate Recruiter in Law at the 2015 gradireland awards. The awards identify businesses that students most want to work for.
A&L Goodbody has become the first Irish law firm to win the prestigious European Law Firm of the Year award at The Lawyer publication's annual European Awards.
A&L Goodbody and PwC co-hosted a webinar on the ICAV on Tuesday 24 March.
A&L Goodbody's EU, Competition & Procurement group has been shortlisted for the 2015 GCR Award in the category: "Regional firm of the year – Europe: A firm based solely in Europe which has had an outstandingly successful 2014 in terms of the quality and quantity of its competition work".EU, Competition & Procurement
2014 saw a notable increase in merger and acquisition (M&A) activity and a significant uplift in transactionsCorporate & M&A