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  1. High Court allows DRI to join as amicus curiae to Facebook privacy case

    European Union, Ireland - July 21 2014

    The High Court in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner (No.2) 2014 IEHC 351has granted an order joining Digital Rights Ireland (DRI) as amicus

  2. Protected Disclosures Act 2014 - a new era for whistleblowing in Ireland

    Ireland, United Kingdom - July 16 2014

    The Government recently announced the commencement of the Protected Disclosures Act 2014 (the Act). This long-awaited piece of legislation represents

  3. Whistleblowing legislation commences

    Ireland, United Kingdom - July 15 2014

    The long awaited Protected Disclosures Act 2014 (the Act) comes into effect today. The Act provides comprehensive whistleblowing protection for

  4. High Court rules records were not 'held' for FOI purposes

    Ireland - July 15 2014

    In a recent case, The Minister for Health v The Information Commissioner 2014 IEHC 231, the High Court ruled that records of an Inquiry into

  5. What does "consent not to be unreasonably withheld" mean in a commercial agreement?

    Ireland, United Kingdom - February 7 2012

    The UK High Court in Porton Capital Technology Funds v 3M UK Holdings Ltd & 3M Company 2011 EWHC 2895 (Comm) recently considered the meaning of the phrase "which shall not be unreasonably withheld" in the context of a requirement to obtain a party's consent in a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA

  1. Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive; end of the transitional period (22072014)

    European Union - July 22 2014

    Today, 22 July, is the end of the transitional period provided for in the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). AIFMD regulates

  2. High Court allows DRI to join as amicus curiae to Facebook privacy case

    European Union, Ireland - July 21 2014

    The High Court in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner (No.2) 2014 IEHC 351has granted an order joining Digital Rights Ireland (DRI) as amicus

  3. EU merger control: European Commission consults on changes to EU merger control rules

    European Union - July 16 2014

    The European Commission (Commission) has launched a public consultation on proposals to make changes to EU merger control. Transactions that meet

  4. Protected Disclosures Act 2014 - a new era for whistleblowing in Ireland

    Ireland, United Kingdom - July 16 2014

    The Government recently announced the commencement of the Protected Disclosures Act 2014 (the Act). This long-awaited piece of legislation represents

  5. State aid update: R&D and firms in difficulty

    European Union, Ireland - July 16 2014

    The new rules facilitate the granting of aid measures by Member States in support of R&D and innovation (R&D&I) activities. The new R&D&I state aid