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Brexit and EU law - How does the European Union (EU) enter into trading agreements with third countries? It's mainly about competence
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 15 2016

Brexit is now bringing into sharper focus the way in which nations and economic blocs seek to negotiate international trade agreements. Ireland's


What does "consent not to be unreasonably withheld" mean in a commercial agreement?
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 7 2012

The UK High Court in Porton Capital Technology Funds v 3M UK Holdings Ltd & 3M Company 2011 EWHC 2895 (Comm) recently considered the meaning of the phrase "which shall not be unreasonably withheld" in the context of a requirement to obtain a party's consent in a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA


Shah -v- HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited 2012 EWHC 1283
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • May 29 2012

The English High Court has delivered judgment in the long-running dispute between HSBC Private Bank and a former customer of HSBC, Mr. Jayesh Shah


A guide to Northern Irish property law and practice - as compared to England and Wales. Part 1: general principles and legislation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom, Ireland
  • December 10 2013

In substance Northern Irish property law is largely based on similar concepts to English property law. The following points are some of those which


A summary of the legal implications of Brexit for businesses and investors in Ireland and Northern Ireland
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 27 2016

While Brexit will have immediate and fundamental political and economic consequences, many of the key changes to the legal environment will evolve


Assessing compensation for termination of a commercial agent's agreement: the law after McQuillan v McCormick
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 19 2010

The application of the "compensation" principle in the European Communities (Commercial Agents) Regulations 1994 and 1997 (the Regulations) has the potential to cause an injustice in the case of a principal who gives proper notice of termination of the agency, in that there is no guidance given in the Regulations on the calculation of the "compensation" due to the agent in such circumstances


Central Bank of Ireland publishes third quarterly bulletin of 2016
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 4 2016

The CBI has published its Q3 quarterly bulletin, examining recent trends in the economy and forecasts. In the context of the UK vote to leave the EU


The law on bribery and corruption in Ireland
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 21 2012

Corruption is defined in the Department of Justice’s White Paper on White Collar Crime as “the misuse of public entrusted power for private gain”


A guide to Northern Irish property law and practice - as compared to England and Wales. Part 3: landlord and tenant law
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • December 10 2013

Although the basic concepts of Northern Irish law remain the same as those operating in England, there are some important differences.Since the last


Brexit - What Next for Your Pan-European Asset Management Business?
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 24 2016

The UK referendum held on 23 June 2016 has resulted in a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU. As of now the UK is still a part of the