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US Government Successfully Applies to Participate in European Data Privacy Case in Ireland
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland, USA
  • July 21 2016

The last two weeks have seen significant developments on both sides of the Atlantic in legal cases concerning international data privacy law. First


The Uber Case
  • Matheson
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 21 2016

We look at the distinction between employees and independent contractors in light of the recent cases against "on demand" technology companies


Can an Employer Actually be Held Liable for an Employee that Seriously Assaults a Customer?
  • Matheson
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 12 2016

In the latest Episode of Matheson’s Employment Law Podcast series, Bryan Dunne discusses a recent decision of the UK Supreme Court which deals with


Supreme Court guidance on litigation limits
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • July 5 2016

The Irish judiciary has long been cognisant of the rights of all parties - whether represented or unrepresented - to access the courts and have a


Modular trials: new rules and old guidance
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • June 28 2016

The Irish courts have recognised the possibility of modular trials, where a specific or discrete module of the proceedings might be tried in and of


Old limitations on third-party funding still apply
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • May 24 2016

Historically, Irish law precluded parties with no connection or interest in proceedings from taking any part in or deriving any benefit from them


Court provides further clarification on execution of deeds of appointment
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • April 29 2016

High Court holds that appointment of receiver under seal of the bank also constitutes appointment by the bank "in writing under its hand". In a


High Court Upholds Jurisdictional Challenge to Enforcement of Foreign Judgment in Ireland
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • April 18 2016

High Court upholds jurisdictional challenge to enforcement of foreign judgment in Ireland where no ‘solid practical benefit’ accrues to the plaintiff


Employment Law Podcast Series - Episode 16 - Find out the risks to an employer when a preliminary investigation goes too far
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • April 7 2016

Bryan Dunne discusses a recent decision of the Irish High Court which illustrates the risks to an employer when a preliminary investigation goes too


ADR invitations not always appropriate
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • March 22 2016

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that although alternative dispute resolution is worthwhile in many cases, it is inappropriate to invite parties to