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New Aftercare Legislation to come into force as of 1 September 2017
  • ByrneWallace
  • Ireland
  • July 18 2017

The Child Care (Amendment) Act 2015 (Commencement) Order 2017 was published on the 13 July 2017. This Order provides for the commencement of Sections


Legacy Quarterly Update - June 2017
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Germany, Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 30 2017

Theresa May's decision to hold a snap election on 8 June 2017 placed the future of the whiplash reforms in question. The Prison and Courts Bill


Clinical trial agreements: Five key concepts
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland
  • January 24 2013

Clinical trials play a pivotal role in the development of market-safe pharmaceuticals and medical devices and, needless to say, sit within an


Mental health, taking of blood samples without patient consent
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • February 1 2012

Mr Justice MacMenamin in his judgement dated 26 July 2011, held that the taking of blood samples by doctors treating a woman suffering from severe mental illness was lawful, despite her failure to give consent


Preparing for the New EU General Data Protection Regulation
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland
  • January 26 2017

The GDPR will come into force on 25 May 2018. All HCOs and HCPs as data controllers and processors must comply with the new law by this date


2016 Global Data Breach Notification Guide
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada, France, Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 1 2016

In your jurisdiction, are there legal requirements for organizations to provide notice of a breach of security for personal data or other company


Liability at common law of a parent company to an employee of its subsidiary
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2011

In a recent UK High Court case a parent company was held to owe a duty of care to an employee of a subsidiary company, where the employee had been exposed to asbestos and subsequently suffered asbestosis, in circumstances where the subsidiary company was no longer in existence


To disclose or not disclose expert commentary
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • August 27 2014

Historically, there has been some confusion over the exact interpretation of the disclosure rules. Previously, in Payne v Shovlin both the High


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


Clinical trials in Ireland and changing legislation
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • August 18 2015

Before any medicinal product is given permission to access the Irish market, it must be first tested in a clinical trial to verify that it is safe