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EU Brussels I Regulation raises questions of jurisdiction
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • January 17 2012

In Anglo Irish Bank Corporation Limited v Quinn Investments Sweden AB the High Court had to consider applications under Articles 23 and 28 of the EU Brussels I Regulation


Multinationals as unlikely champions of the consumer? Recent developments in the Irish courts
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • July 31 2014

With the Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 just signed into law, the recent case of Vodafone Ireland Limited -v- Telefonica Ireland


Examinership lite comes into effect
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • August 8 2014

Earlier this year we summarised the provisions contained in the Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013 (the "Act") which granted the Circuit


Incorporating contractual terms by reference
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • August 14 2014

A recent decision, National Asset Loan Management Limited v Michael Barker and Others 2014 IEHC 216, confirmed that as part of a summary judgment


High Court clarifies limitation period for agreements for sale based on breach of contract
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • January 13 2015

In the recent case of Murphy v Joe O'Toole & Sons Ltd & Anor 2014 IEHC 486, Baker J. held that the limitation period for an agreement for the sale


Limits to company representation in litigation
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • May 12 2015

A recent High Court decision reconsidered the circumstances in which a shareholder or director may represent a company in legal proceedings


Allegation of oppression of minority shareholder rejected by the High Court
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • April 21 2015

In Hamill -v- Vantage Resources Limited & Anor 2015 IEHC 195, High Court, Binchy J, 20 March 2015 the petitioner claimed that he had been oppressed


Director's restrictions
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • February 3 2015

On 13 January 2015 Barrett J handed down three judgments in applications to restrict directors under Section 150 of the Companies Act 1990


Once-off provision of incorrect information to a single consumer a 'misleading commercial practice'
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 12 2015

The ECJ has held in the case of Nemzeti Fogyasztóvédelmi Hatóság v UPC Magyarország Kft (Case C-38813) that an incorrect communication to a single


No restriction for nominal director
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • April 13 2015

A recent High Court decision appears to depart from established case law regarding restriction applications against non-executive or nominal directors