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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


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


2016 Mid-Year Securities Litigation and Enforcement Highlights
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 29 2016

Welcome to the 2016 Mid-Year Report From the BakerHostetler Securities Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Practice Team. The purpose is to provide


Privacy Shield and the Future of Europe
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Ireland, USA, European Union
  • July 12 2016

For the second time in less than a month, Europe stands on the threshold of history. As many Europeans are still trying to wrap their heads around


Periodic Payment Orders: Update
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • June 21 2016

On 27 May 2015 the Government published the much anticipated General Scheme of the Civil Liability (Amendment) Bill to provide for regular periodic


'Equality of arms' pervades High Court decision on exchange of expert evidence
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • September 30 2015

The recent High Court judgment in Harrington v Cork City Council clarified a party's disclosure obligations where one party holds no expert


New High Court Rules on Mediation and Conciliation
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • January 10 2011

New High Court Rules on Mediation and Conciliation (the "Rules"), under which a High Court judge may adjourn legal proceedings to allow the parties to engage in alternative dispute resolution (ADR), may yield an increase in the number of medical negligence claims being settled through mediation, conciliation or other forms of ADR


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


Bar set high in order to succeed in strike out applications
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • July 29 2014

The Circuit Court recently imposed a "permanent stay" on negligence proceedings issued against a private hospital, in circumstances where the


Professional regulation and discipline: “misconduct” and “poor professional performance” in Irish law
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • February 12 2015

In 2012, rejecting the advice of its legal assessor, the Fitness to Practise Committee (“FPC”) of the Medical Council (the “Council”) recommended to