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Labour court update a new departure in interpreting the employment equality acts?

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • December 18 2013

On appeal from the Equality Tribunal, the Labour Court held that differences in the level of redundancy payments paid to the complainants, as

Liability at common law of a parent company to an employee of its subsidiary

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • September 20 2011

In a recent UK High Court case a parent company was held to owe a duty of care to an employee of a subsidiary company, where the employee had been exposed to asbestos and subsequently suffered asbestosis, in circumstances where the subsidiary company was no longer in existence

Remit of Small Claims Court extended to business claims

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • January 12 2010

New legislation has been introduced extending the remit of the Small Claims Procedure to include certain business claims

Consultation on liquor licensing reform

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • 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

Disclosure of contracts for difference under transparency rules

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • March 18 2009

The UK's Financial Services Authority propose to adopt new measures to extend the major shareholding notification obligations in the UK Disclosure and Transparency Rules to shares held through derivatives such as contracts for difference and similar financial instruments

UK Bribery Act comes into force on 1 July 2011

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 14 2011

The UK Bribery Act will come into force on 1 July 2011. The Act has potential implications for Irish companies and partnerships carrying on business in the UK

Insurance

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • European Union, Germany, Global, Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
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  • August 31 2012

On 1 August 2012, the Central Bank of Ireland published a presentation on the ORSA (own risk and solvency assessment) Reporting Framework for Medium-Low and Low Impact Undertakings, given in the Alexander Hotel in Dublin during July

ISE "comply or explain" with UK Corporate Governance Code

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2010

With effect from 30 September 2010, the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) requires Irish listed companies to comply with or explain why they have not complied with the provisions of the UK Corporate Governance Code

FRC issue consultation on revisions to ISA (UK and Ireland) 700 on auditor's report

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • February 13 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) have issued a consultation on revisions to ISA (UK and Ireland) 700 entitled "the Auditor's report on financial

UK's Information Commissioner issues first monetary penalties for serious data protection breaches

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • November 30 2010

On 24 November 2010, the UK's Information Commissioner issued two organisations with substantial fines for serious breaches of the UK Data Protection Act 1998