We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 43

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


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


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


Positioning for commencement
  • 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


The company secretary
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • November 21 2014

The Companies Bill 2012 (the "Bill"), which will introduce significant reforms in company law in Ireland, is likely to be enacted in December 2014


Introduction of Irish EMIR regulations
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • October 15 2014

As an EU Regulation with EEA relevance, EMIR1 has direct effect in EEA Member States. However, EMIR imposes certain obligations on, and leaves


Migration of existing private limited companies
  • 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


The designated activity company (the “DAC”)
  • 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


New laws proposed for personal insolvency
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 27 2012

Government proposals for new legislation would alter the law and procedures of personal insolvency in radical ways


'Guarding the Guardians': Audit Reform and its Implications for Directors and Companies
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • June 21 2016

'Guarding the Guardians': Audit Reform and its Implications for Directors and Companies briefing 17 June 2016 brought significant change to the