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Taking Ownership - New rules for Irish companies
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland
  • November 22 2016

Last week saw the introduction of a new law on corporate transparency which has significant implications for Irish based companies and corporate type


European Court clears the path for staggered renewals of trade marks
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • November 16 2016

In June 2016, in Case C20715 Ρ Nissan Jidosha KK v EUIPO, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") ruled that partial renewal


EuVECA and EuSEF Regulation amendments making their way through the European Parliamentary Process
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland
  • November 10 2016

Proposed amendments to EuVECA and EuSEF Regulations look to facilitate the supply of capital for venture capital and social enterprise funds


“Hard” Brexit and Competition Law
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 17 2016

It appears from Theresa May's recent announcement that the UK will trigger Article 50 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU


Businesses must be extra vigilant about internet infringement after EU court rulings
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • October 7 2016

The internet is not a lawless wild west, and hasn't been for some time. The EU's highest court, the CJEU, has been "laying down law" in a series of


Brexit - Potential Employment Law Issues for Irish Employers
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 6 2016

In light of the recent announcement by Theresa May, the UK Prime Minister, that she will trigger Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union (TEU


European Commission Shifts its Competition Focus to Local Companies
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Hungary, Luxembourg, Poland
  • September 29 2016

The European Commission’s recent probe into Apple, Starbucks and Amazon drew criticism that US companies were being disproportionately targeted and


How do the Competition Rules Apply to Sports Governing Bodies?
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • September 20 2016

As the investigations continue into recent events in Rio regarding ticketing arrangements at the Olympic Games, it is interesting to consider the role


Price Signalling in Competition Law
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland
  • September 16 2016

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) recently issued witness summonses and information requests to major motor insurance


Apple and Cartels: The European Commission Tightens the Reins
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland
  • September 3 2016

The European Commission on Tuesday issued a negative decision in the Apple State aid case, ordering it pay 13 billion to the Irish State. Margrethe