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Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright

  • Matheson
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of

Technology assisted review accelerating e-discovery

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • August 14 2014

The review of key documents is an integral step in the discovery and preparatory stages of litigation. This task has become increasingly costly and

Judgment delivered in ‘Omega Pharma’ case

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • August 8 2014

Judgment was delivered in the case of Holloway & Others v Damianus BV & Others (known as the "Omega Pharma" case) on 25 July 2014. Overview The Court

Enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and the threshold issue of jurisdiction

  • Matheson
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  • Global, Ireland
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  • August 14 2014

Ireland is a signatory to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. In Yukos Capital S.A.R.L. V OAO

Court paves the way for transfer of PRSA funds abroad

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • August 8 2014

The Irish High Court recently provided some useful clarification in the area of the transfer of personal retirement savings accounts ("PRSAs"

Court confirms restrictive approach to mandatory interlocutory injunctions

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • November 20 2012

An injunction is effectively an order restraining a party to which it is directed from taking a particular act or requiring it to take a particular course of action

‘Inherent jurisdiction’ explained

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • February 26 2013

In addition to the existence of detailed court rules pursuant to which litigation proceeds, the Irish courts have 'inherent jurisdiction' at their

Substitution of plaintiffs

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • September 10 2013

In Waldron v Herring the High Court set out when it would allow a non-party to proceedings to be joined as a plaintiff (whether as a co-plaintiff, in

English Patents Court revisits the clearing the way principle in preliminary injunction applications

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • March 15 2011

In the recent English case of Cephalon Inc. and others v Orchid Europe Ltd and others (2010), Mr Justice Floyd of the Patents Court revisited the “clearing the way” principle in cases where there is a threatened launch of a generic product onto the marketplace

Landmark Element Six decision provides clarity on the duties of pension scheme trustees

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • August 14 2014

Matheson successfully defended The Trustees of the Element Six Contributory Pension Plan in a claim taken against them by members of the Plan. This