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The MAC in Covid-19: Update on Buyer Protection in a Pandemic

Ireland - November 12 2020 Last month the UK High Court decided on some preliminary issues in a dispute where the buyer sought to invoke a material adverse effect (“MAE”)1…

David Byers, Gary McSharry

Be Brexit Ready: Irish Corporate Structures

European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom - October 22 2020 Considerable uncertainty remains on what will be agreed in terms of the relationship between the UK and the EU once the transition period ends…

Ray Hunt, David Lydon, Garreth O'Brien

New Government Legislation Programme Published

Ireland - September 25 2020 The autumn legislative programme (the “Autumn Programme”) is the first official agenda of legislative intent published by the new Government of…

Eva Barrett, Martina Firbank, Imelda Higgins, Heather Mahon, Martin O'Neill, Peter Osborne

Diversity and Inclusion must add up for Successful Governance

United Kingdom - September 24 2020 It has been recognised that one of the most effective ways to enhance corporate governance is by having a diverse board. In the past decade many…

Mary Brassil, David Byers, Audrey Byrne

COVID-19: Considering a Virtual General Meeting in 2020?

Ireland - August 12 2020 As part of the Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) (COVID-19) Act 2020 (the “Act”), organisations are temporarily permitted to hold their annual…

Paul Heffernan, Ray Hunt, Andy McDonnell, Peter Osborne