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Proceedings Dismissed Where Plaintiff Purchased Right to Litigate (21 March 2017)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • March 21 2017

In SPV Optimal Osus Limited -v- HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Ireland) Limited & Ors the Court of Appeal rejected an appeal of a High Court


Service of Foreign Proceedings on Irish Domiciled Defendants
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 21 2017

Irish domiciled persons and corporates are often embroiled in foreign proceedings. Consequently, lawyers outside Ireland often ask how those foreign


Update Three: Landmark EU-US data privacy court case commences in the High Court
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 20 2017

By way of update, the third week of proceedings by the Data Protection Commissioner ("DPC") against Facebook Ireland Limited and Maximilian Schrems


Delay can Defeat the taking of a Defamation Claim
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • March 20 2017

In the recent case of Neil Rooney v Shell E&P Ireland Limited 2017 IEHC 63, the High Court refused to allow a Plaintiff to benefit from the two year


Feeling the Blues: Multiple Regulatory Regimes considered in Blue Bio Decision
  • McDowell Purcell
  • Ireland
  • March 20 2017

The regulatory regime that a product falls under may have significant impact in terms of compliance and route to market. This issue was recently


Eversheds Sutherland Global Tax Digest - March 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Ireland, Italy, Poland, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA, Belgium, Finland, Germany, Global
  • March 16 2017

As part of the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project, the UK Government is proposing legislation to restrict the ability of companies


Statute of Limitations Act 1957: Getting the snip?
  • McDowell Purcell
  • Ireland
  • March 16 2017

The Statute of Limitations (Amendment) Bill 2017 (the “Bill”) was introduced to the Dáil on 8 March 2017 by Mick Wallace TD. The Bill proposes to


Woman sacked after telling boss of pregnancy awarded 30,000
  • McDowell Purcell
  • Ireland
  • March 16 2017

The Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) has recently ordered a seafood restaurant to pay 30,000 compensation (one years’ salary) to a former


Employment Law Update: Dismissal for Deliberate Manipulation of Company Policy Found to be Fair
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • March 15 2017

In a recent case, the Labour Court found that the dismissal of an employee for deliberate manipulation of company policy and misuse of the company


Courts Act 2016 and future developments
  • McDowell Purcell
  • Ireland
  • March 15 2017

The Courts Act 2016 (the "2016 Act") was enacted on 28 December 2016. The Act deals primarily with the implications of the decision of the Court of