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Brexit and Shipping
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 10 2016

"Brexit" is the notion that the United Kingdom would leave the European Union. What would be the impact of Brexit on the shipping sector


Brexit or Britremain: What can the UK learn from the Irish experience of EU referendums?
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • April 7 2016

Ireland’s nine European Union-related referendums might provide some insight on how the UK’s “Brexit” or “Britremain” referendum could turn out on 23


Time limits for court challenges - Uniplex (UK) Ltd v. NHS BSA
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 19 2010

On the same day as the Commission v. Ireland case, the CJEU handed down its judgment in Uniplex (UK) Ltd v. NHS Business Services Authority


Meeting competitors: what executives may, and, may not do - the competition law angle
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union
  • February 16 2015

Every executive in business inevitably meets competitors. Commercial life probably could not function if one did not meet competitors at some point -


Letter before action - Michael Gillen and Flosshaul Ltd v Inverclyde Council
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom
  • May 19 2010

In Michael Gillen and Flosshaul Ltd v Inverclyde Council 2010 CSOH 19, the Scottish Court of Session dismissed two actions for damages taken against Inverclyde Council for breach of the Scottish Procurement Regulations in its award of a contract for the provision of bus services


Competition Authority clears Greenstar's acquisition of Veolia (Ireland) following full investigation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 19 2010

On 7 January 2010, the Competition Authority announced its decision to carry out a full (phase 2) investigation in relation to the proposed transaction whereby Greenstar Holdings Limited would acquire sole control of Veolia Environmental Services (Ireland) Limited from its current owner Veolia Propreté SA


Award of contracts for non-priority service contracts may be subject to a standstill requirement
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • March 16 2009

Contracting authorities awarding non-priority service contracts will need to bear in mind a recent decision from the Northern Ireland High Court which found that a standstill period may be required for such awards under fundamental principles of EC law


New Competition Authority member
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • March 21 2011

On 4 March 2011, the Minisiter for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation appointed Ciaran Quigley as a temporary member of the Competition Authority


2016 Review of Ireland’s Competition and Consumer Protection Commission Merger Notifications in 2015
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • January 12 2016

This is a review of the merger and acquisitions notified to Ireland’s Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) in 2015 and an analysis


The Treaty of Lisbon entering into force
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union
  • December 1 2009

Today, 1 December 2009, the Treaty of Lisbon entered into force and various changes occurred in European Union law