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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


Change in VAT Treatment of Outsourced Claim Handling Services
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 24 2016

On 17 March 2016 the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) released its decision in the Aspiro SA case (C-4015) (Aspiro) regarding the scope


The Setanta Case Turns Yet Another Corner
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • May 24 2016

The question that arose for the COA to consider was how the outstanding claims against Setanta Insurance Company Limited ("Setanta") ought to be met


Employment Law Update: Compulsory Retirement Ages
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • May 23 2016

The Equality (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 came into operation on 1 January 2016. It amends certain provisions of the Employment Equality Acts


Nowak v. The Data Protection Commissioner: Data subjects' right of appeal and testing the boundaries of "personal data"
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 20 2016

Under Section 26 of the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003, an appeal before the courts is provided for against a decision of the Data Protection


Res Judicata: No Second Bite at the Same Cherry
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 20 2016

The recent proliferation of complex financial litigation in Ireland has led to many attempts to reopen in fresh proceedings matters which have


Conditional Appearances: Not Conditional for Long
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 20 2016

An appearance is a standard document entered by the defendant in most Irish legal proceedings. In it, the defendant acknowledges two things. First


Court of Appeal Endorses Use of Calderbank Offers in Appeals
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 17 2016

The use of Calderbank offers is long established in Irish litigation, and was explicitly endorsed by the Supreme Court in 2005. A Calderbank offer


Stepping back from the firing line: understanding limitations on liability
  • Arthur Cox
  • Ireland
  • May 16 2016

Limitation of liability is a hotly negotiated issue in most commercial contracts and construction is no exception. It can sometimes be overlooked


Substituting a Plaintiff: The Court of Appeal’s View
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • May 16 2016

In a recent briefing, we noted that the High Court had confirmed that an application to substitute a plaintiff should not require a high level of