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Global Employee Equity at a glance: Ireland
  • White & Case LLP
  • Ireland
  • April 26 2017

There is a risk of employees claiming that they are entitled to compensation for loss of rights under the Plan where the Plan is amended or


Pensions Update - Spring 2017
  • Arthur Cox
  • Ireland
  • April 20 2017

The Pensions Authority (the "Authority") has published guidance on good practice in setting the investment strategy of a defined benefit ("DB"


Employee Share Incentives Update: What Happens to Share Awards When Employees Leave?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • April 5 2017

There is a growing trend amongst employers towards rewarding key employees with share-based remuneration in place of cash bonuses. Issues can arise


Potential amendments to Pensions Law in Ireland
  • ByrneWallace
  • Ireland
  • March 20 2017

There are currently three Bills (draft laws) before the Irish parliament each which proposes to amend the Pensions Act 1990 (the 'Act') to address


DC Risk - A sleeping dog?
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Ireland
  • March 15 2017

Recent years have seen many employers manage the risks associated with their defined benefit (“DB”) pension schemes by closing them to future accrual


DC Codes of Governance - What do they mean in practice?
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Ireland
  • March 15 2017

Corporate governance embodies the idea that if an organisation's managing board implements an appropriate set of processes which it adheres to and


Potential Abolition of Mandatory Retirement Ages
  • ByrneWallace
  • Ireland
  • March 10 2017

When setting a mandatory retirement age, employers must consider the potential for discrimination claims on the ground of age. By fixing and


Employment & Benefits Update: A New Direction for Pensions?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 8 2017

The new European Pensions Directive - IORP II became effective in January 2017. Member States now have two years in which to transpose its provisions


The new EU Pensions Directive
  • Ius Laboris
  • Belgium, Cyprus, European Union, Greece, Ireland, Netherlands, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2017

A new European Pensions Directive (the Directive) came into force in January 2017. As with much of the recent financial sector legislation to emerge


Pensions Law Update: Developments for 2017
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • February 20 2017

Last year signalled a number of forthcoming changes to the regulatory environment for pensions in Ireland. We examine these developments and how they