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The intention to create legal relations and agreements to agree

Ireland, United Kingdom - May 24 2012 Quite often in transactions or when signing an agreement, an issue may crop up which the parties agree to deal with post completion or post execution of an agreement.

Gerry Halpenny, Jennifer McGuire.

Enforcing Bad Leaver Provisions

Ireland, United Kingdom - October 4 2016 The courts in England and Scotland have recently considered whether bad leaver provisions should be classed as penalty clauses, which would make them…

Jennifer McGuire.

Trends in Private Company M&A: Completion Accounts and Locked Box - Seller and Buyer Perspectives

Ireland, United Kingdom - April 1 2019 Completion accounts have been the traditional pricing mechanism used to deal with uncertainty in the valuation of a target company in acquisitions…

Jennifer McGuire.

Is The Commercial Context Relevant When Interpreting Contracts?

United Kingdom - September 15 2017 When asked to interpret a contract, a Court’s first step will be to consider the natural and ordinary meaning of words (textualism), but if the…

Jennifer McGuire.

Is It Closing Time on ‘Close of Business’?

Ireland, United Kingdom - January 11 2017 The phrase 'close of business' is not defined in any Irish statutory interpretation legislation and therefore it is open to the courts to interpret it…

Jennifer McGuire.