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Ireland as a Location for Insurance Undertakings
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • July 7 2016

By and large, insurance in Ireland is regulated under the Solvency II Directive which has been fully implemented in Ireland without any significant


Irish Qualifying Investor Alternative Investment Funds
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • July 7 2016

The Qualifying Investor Alternative Investment Fund ("QIAIF") is a regulated alternative investment fund structure targeted at sophisticated and


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


Mobile app push notifications - the next frontier in direct marketing?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • August 13 2015

As mobile applications come to dominate users' consumption of digital media, mobile application developers are increasingly focusing on how to keep


Ireland as a Location for MiFID Investment Firms
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • July 7 2016

Ireland is home to a significant number of investment firms authorised under the regulatory framework set out in the Markets in Financial Instruments


Review of Irish merger control 2003 - 2014
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • January 9 2015

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (the “CCPC”) charged with primary responsibility for Irish merger control has strictly defined


Financial claims - statute of limitations clarified
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 7 2012

The Supreme Court has clarified the rules governing the period of time within which a person who proposes to sue a bank for financial loss must act: broadly speaking, the claim must be brought within six years of the date on which the alleged loss occurred but the clock does not start to tick while there is only a “mere possibility” of loss in a case


New infrastructure access and related obligations for communications and utilities networks operators
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • June 23 2014

A new EU Directive, adopted on 15 May 2014, will have important implications for Irish communications and utilities networks operators (e.g. Gas


GDPR and the Internet of Things: 5 Things You Need to Know
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 26 2016

Companies who operate in, or are contemplating entry into, the Internet of Things ("IOT") field should be aware of upcoming changes to the EU data


The Supreme Court Clarifies the Test for Objective Bias
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 30 2016

The Supreme Court has emphasised the significance of the Bangalore Principles of Judicial Conduct in assessing a claim of objective bias against a