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Knowledge box - Ireland's new IP tax incentive

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • November 10 2014

In the Irish Government Budget for the forthcoming year published on 14 October, it was announced that the so called 'Double Irish' tax mechanism was

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

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • 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

The law on bribery and corruption in Ireland

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • February 21 2012

Corruption is defined in the Department of Justice’s White Paper on White Collar Crime as “the misuse of public entrusted power for private gain”

ABI guidelines regarding private investigators

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • November 5 2014

On 3 October 2014, the Association of British Insurers in the UK issued guidelines regarding the use of private investigators (PIs) by insurers. Key

Shah -v- HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited 2012 EWHC 1283

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2012

The English High Court has delivered judgment in the long-running dispute between HSBC Private Bank and a former customer of HSBC, Mr. Jayesh Shah

Tribunal rules employee did not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in regard to his work emails

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • October 14 2014

In Atkinson v Community Gateway Association UKEAT045712, the UK EAT held that accessing an employee's emails, in the course of a disciplinary

Corporate Governance update May 2014 (13052014)

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • May 13 2014

Two interesting cases under Section 150 of the Companies Act 1990 were heard recently in the High Court. In the first case, Gerdando Ltd (in

Consultation on liquor licensing reform

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • August 8 2012

The Department for Social Development (DSD) has launched a public consultation on a range of measures aimed at reforming and modernising liquor licensing legislation in Northern Ireland

Website disclaimers: escaping liability for misrepresentation

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • September 23 2009

The UK Court of Appeal recently considered the issue of website disclaimers and whether customers of such websites are owed a duty of care for any loss suffered through reliance on negligent misrepresentations made on the sites

A guide to Northern Irish property law and practice - as compared to England and Wales. Part 3: landlord and tenant law

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • December 10 2013

Although the basic concepts of Northern Irish law remain the same as those operating in England, there are some important differences.Since the last