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Broadcasters Consider Ireland as a Location post-Brexit
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 20 2017

Licensing authorities in the broadcasting sector across the European Union have reported receiving queries from international broadcasters, based in


ESMA issues Opinion on UCITS Share Classes
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • February 17 2017

On 30 January 2017, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) issued an opinion (the Opinion) addressed to national regulators which


Brexit, Intellectual Property and an Irish Angle
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 8 2017

“Brexit means Brexit”, but what impact will it have on the intellectual property rights used in your business? This review will get you thinking


The Impact of Brexit on Data Protection
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 3 2017

On the 23 June 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU). The UK’s impending exit from the EU has left many businesses wondering what


Contending with Brexit Uncertainties - Governing Law Clauses
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 23 2017

There has been plenty of discussion about the impact of Brexit on contracts but not so much on its specific drafting implications. Without knowing at


Crowd Funding The Irish Brexit Challenge
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 17 2017

Jolyon Maugham QC’s crowdfunding of the Irish High Court challenge to Article 50 - the process of the UK leaving the European Union - has so far been


Issues for public sector bodies appointing a Data Protection Officer under the GDPR
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • January 6 2017

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was adopted into EU law this year. It will come into force in Ireland on 25 May 2018. The GDPR is a


Commission Fines Big Banks: A Cartel Rigging Euribor Rates
  • LK Shields
  • European Union
  • December 9 2016

The European Commission (the Commission) ended a five-year investigation into the EURIBOR interest rate rigging by fining Credit Agricole, HSBC and


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