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Introduction of Irish EMIR regulations

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • October 15 2014

As an EU Regulation with EEA relevance, EMIR1 has direct effect in EEA Member States. However, EMIR imposes certain obligations on, and leaves

Financial claims - statute of limitations clarified

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
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  • June 7 2012

The Supreme Court has clarified the rules governing the period of time within which a person who proposes to sue a bank for financial loss must act: broadly speaking, the claim must be brought within six years of the date on which the alleged loss occurred but the clock does not start to tick while there is only a “mere possibility” of loss in a case

Liquidation of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • February 12 2013

Following the nationalisation of Anglo Irish Bank Corporation in 2009 and its subsequent reconfiguration (with another institution) as the Irish Bank

Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2013 - putting a stop to start

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
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  • July 25 2013

The Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2013 ("the Act") has been enacted. The Act addresses the unintended consequences arising from the Land and

Artists’ Resale Right extended to heirs

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • January 17 2012

With effect from 1 January 2012 the provisions of the EU Directive on the resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art have been extended in Ireland to the heirs of the artist and will last for a period of 70 years after the death of the artist

Annual report of the Data Protection Commissioner

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
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  • July 25 2014

The Data Protection Commissioner recently published his Annual Report for 2013. The report will be the current Commissioner's final report, prior to

New regulatory regime launched to facilitate Irish Loan Originating Funds

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • September 19 2014

Following detailed consultation with industry (CP 85), the Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank"), on 18 September 2014, announced the launch

Recent developments in copyright law

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • July 20 2012

In this article, we take a look in brief at the latest copyright decisions which have been handed down by the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU"

Consultation Paper 77 publication of a UCITS rulebook

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland
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  • January 8 2014

On 2 January 2014 the Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") published a consultation paper on the publication of a UCITS Rulebook ("CP 77"

New regulations on remuneration in the financial sector

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • June 11 2014

Important restrictions on remuneration imposed by the Fourth Amendment to the EU Capital Requirements Directive, commonly known as CRD IV, which