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Tribunal rules employee did not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in regard to his work emails
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • October 14 2014

In Atkinson v Community Gateway Association UKEAT045712, the UK EAT held that accessing an employee's emails, in the course of a disciplinary


Third UK company convicted of corporate manslaughter
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 24 2012

A third UK company, Lion Steel Ltd, has been convicted of corporate manslaughter under the UK Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007, for the death of an employee who fell more than 40ft from the factory’s roof, onto which he had gone to repair a leak


Recent developments in corporate governance
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 24 2012

We have set out here a round-up of some of the recent developments in corporate governance over the last month


The GDPR; A Guide for Businesses
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, OECD, United Kingdom
  • October 7 2016

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was initially published in January 2012, and finally adopted on 27 April 2016. It will


ABI guidelines regarding private investigators
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • November 5 2014

On 3 October 2014, the Association of British Insurers in the UK issued guidelines regarding the use of private investigators (PIs) by insurers. Key


A briefing to clients in Ireland and Northern Ireland on the Brexit withdrawal process
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 27 2016

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


Financial Reporting Council revises Financial Reporting Standards for the UK and Republic of Ireland
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • November 9 2015

With effect from 1 January 2015 the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) revised financial reporting standards for the UK and Republic of Ireland. The


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


FRC proposes new guidance to enhance reporting on risks and the going concern basis of accounting
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • November 9 2015

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has issued for consultation draft guidance on the assessment of and reporting on the going concern basis of


Whatever about BrexitIrexit is Unlikely Anytime Soon (06 January 2017)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 6 2017

The EU conducts regular surveys of attitudes among the 500 million people across the Union. This is the so-called Standard Eurobarometer poll. The