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Corporate Governance update May 2014 (13052014)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • May 13 2014

Two interesting cases under Section 150 of the Companies Act 1990 were heard recently in the High Court. In the first case, Gerdando Ltd (in


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


Corporate governance update - October 2014
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom, European Union, Global
  • October 14 2014

The Report and Final stages of the Companies Bill 2012 were completed on 30 September 2014 in the Seanad, when all of the 164 amendments tabled by


Third party funding of litigation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • November 25 2014

The English High Court decision in Excalibur Ventures LLC v Texas Keystone Inc and others 2014 EWHC 3436 shows that third party funders may be


Is a bank customer who borrows to invest in property a consumer?
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 18 2014

Many financial institutions have traditionally treated the smaller, yet sophisticated, borrowerinvestor as a commercial customer rather than a


Parental leave directive transposed
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 12 2013

New parental leave Regulations were signed by the Minister for Justice and Equality on 8 March last. The Regulations are designed to give effect to


Smith & anor v Financial Services Ombudsman & anor 2014 IEHC 40
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom, Ireland
  • March 4 2014

The High Court, in a decision handed down on 4 February last - Smith & anor v Financial Services Ombudsman & anor 2014 IEHC 40, considered the


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


Commercialising your IP
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 19 2014

Intellectual Property is increasingly being recognised as a valuable asset of many businesses. Ivan Waide, IP & Technology Partner at A&L Goodbody


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