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Irish Prime Minister gives Brexit assessment to business community
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

Irish Prime Minister, Enda Kenny TD, gave an overview of Brexit to the Annual President's Dinner of the Irish Business and Employers' Confederation


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


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


UK Supreme Court provides helpful guidance on the characterisation of unlawful distributions of a company's capital to shareholders
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 22 2011

A regular feature of corporate reorganisations is the transfer of assets (including shares) by one company in a group to another group company as part of a change in corporate ownership


Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom, European Union, Ireland
  • September 6 2016

Gareth Murphy, Director of Market Supervision in the CBI has resigned. A replacement is yet to be announced and Mr Murphy will remain at the CBI


Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 6 2016

The CBI has released a statement to draw attention to a warning issued by ESMA on 25 July in relation to Contracts for Difference, binary options and


Implications of Brexit for Irish Occupational Pension Schemes
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 9 2016

It is not clear that there will be any immediate significant legal implications for Irish occupational pension schemes of the UK exiting the EU


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