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Legal Year in Review
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Australia, Canada, Ireland, OECD, USA
  • December 6 2016

Osler's insights on key developments in 2016 and their implications for Canadian business


Employment Update: Prepare to Share - Legal Advice from Non-lawyers
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • December 2 2016

A recent decision of the Employment Appeals Tribunal has confirmed that communications between employers and specialist employment "consultants" or


SEC enforcement quarterly - 3rd quarter 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 1 2016

For the last several years, as we have observed in previous editions of the Quarterly, an increasing number of individuals or entities have sought to


The Gig Economy: a cause for concern for employers? (28 November 2016)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • November 28 2016

Last month, two Uber drivers in London won their test cases before the UK Employment Tribunal (the ET). The ET held that they were "workers" and not


Another injunction under the whistleblowing legislation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • November 22 2016

The Protected Disclosures Act 2014 (the Act) continues to show its teeth with another successful application for interim relief granted in Cork


2016 Proskauer Annual Review and Outlook for Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Other Private Funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Ireland, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 15 2016

On March 10, 2016, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a


Whistleblower's Legislation - First Statutory Injunctions and Penalisation Remedy Granted
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • November 11 2016

The Protected Disclosure Act 2014 (the "Act") sets out robust statutory protections for workers who can raise concerns in a manner set out under the


Whistleblower Claims Under SOX and Dodd-Frank: Recent Developments
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • November 9 2016

The Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC" or the "Commission") recently announced settlements with two employers whose use of severance


Social Media Policy Put to the Test
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • November 3 2016

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) recently found in favour of an employee who had been dismissed for breaching the company's social media policy


Four key SEC whistleblower trends and how companies can prepare for them
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • November 2 2016

In this article, the authors identify four recent trends in the SEC's Whistleblower Program: a significant uptick in whistleblower bounties; awards