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Proposed new rules on FX contracts under MiFID II
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 1 2015

Whether or not FX spot contracts relating to currencies are financial instruments for the purposes of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive


Financial Services Regulatory Group Bulletin - December 2016
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

Our latest Financial Services Regulatory Group Bulletin contains new updates on significant developments in financial services regulation regarding


The designated activity company (the “DAC”)
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • October 28 2014

The Companies Bill 2012, which will introduce significant reforms in company law in Ireland, is likely to be enacted in November 2014 and come into


The company limited by shares (the “CLS”)
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • October 29 2014

The Companies Bill 2012, which will introduce significant reforms in company law in Ireland, is likely to be enacted in November 2014 and come into


The company limited by shares (the “LTD”)
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 8 2015

The Companies Act 2014 (the "Act") was signed into law on 23 December 2014 and it is expected that it will come into effect on 1 June 2015. The Act


Companies Act 2014: potentially useful changes
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • November 16 2015

The Companies Act 2014 (the "Act") came into effect on 1 June 2015 (the "Commencement Date"). The Act consolidates the previous Irish Companies Acts


Summary briefing - Legal Risk Assessment & Compliance Programmes
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 19 2016

In this short video, Peter Osborne, Consultant in our Corporate Group discusses good practice in structuring legal compliance programmes and the


Programme for Government 2016: Overview
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, OECD
  • June 1 2016

This briefing sets out some of the key points of the 2016 Programme for Government, which includes a wide range of policy proposals in areas such as


Technology-Assisted Review: Who Pays?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, USA
  • August 3 2016

Judge Andrew Peck, a US judge known as a judicial advocate for the use of technology-assisted review (“TAR”) in appropriate cases, has refused to make


Key ‘whistleblowing-blowing’ obligation in Irish law
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • November 27 2013

A number of enactments in Ireland address the making of disclosures of suspected wrongdoing to an appropriate regulatory or law enforcement agency