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


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


Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectoral (07 February 2017)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • February 7 2017

The FAQs, published 4 January 2017, contains additional questions concerning roles


Technology Assisted Review in e-Discovery Endorsed by the Irish Court of Appeal
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2016

Following on from the recent decision of the English High Court's approving of the use of Predictive Coding in discovery the Irish Court of Appeal has


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


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”


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


Website disclaimers: escaping liability for misrepresentation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom, Ireland
  • September 23 2009

The UK Court of Appeal recently considered the issue of website disclaimers and whether customers of such websites are owed a duty of care for any loss suffered through reliance on negligent misrepresentations made on the sites


Forum Connemara Limited v Galway County Local Community Development Committee, judgment of Ryan J. of 21 December 2016 (27 January 2017)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 27 2017

The High Court has refused an application made by Forum Connemara Limited ("Forum Connemara") for a stay on the implementation of the decision