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The Companies Bill Ireland: incorporation under the Companies Bill
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 17 2014

The new Model Company will have a one document constitution in place of the current Memorandum & Articles of Association. The limit on the number of


The Companies Bill Ireland: directors’ new duty - skilled secretaries
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 17 2014

Presently, under the Companies Acts 1963-2013, only the directors of a public limited company had a duty to ensure the secretary had the necessary


The Companies Bill Ireland: conversion of existing private companies - glossary
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 17 2014

Therefore shareholders and directors of all existing private limited companies will have to decide whether to register as a company limited by shares


The Companies Bill Ireland: single director companies - the buck stops with you
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 17 2014

Presently, under the Companies Acts 1963-2013, a company is required to have at least 2 directors at all times. Under the Companies Bill, an


Changes to distance selling rules
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 25 2014

The European Union (Consumer Information, Cancellation and Other Rights) Regulations 2013 came into operation on 13 June 2014. The Regulations apply


Are damages an adequate remedy for breach of contract where the contract contains a clause limiting the amount of damage
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 24 2014

The English Court of Appeal has held that a claimant seeking an injunction to prevent an alleged wrongful termination of a contract was entitled to


Corporate Governance update May 2014 (13052014)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • May 13 2014

Two interesting cases under Section 150 of the Companies Act 1990 were heard recently in the High Court. In the first case, Gerdando Ltd (in


Eversheds' Spotlight - the global financial services disputes and investigations (FSDI) briefing - April 2014
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • April 17 2014

France has recently created a new role in the prosecution office, a Public Prosecutor specifically for financial offences with national jurisdiction


Women on boards Davies review Annual Report 2014
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • April 8 2014

In March 2014, the third Annual Report on women on boards measuring progress made following Lord Davies' Report in 2011 was published. The key


Dysfunctional boards: shareholder activism
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 14 2014

As the green shoots of the Northern Irish economy continue to grow and are reinforced by positive economic data, shareholders are subjecting