News & Insights

Duty of State to make ‘reasonable efforts’ to assign a bilingual Judge

14 October 2019

The Irish language is spoken daily by less than 2% of the population of Ireland 1, yet it remains constitutionally recognised as the first language of the State, with English...
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Eugene F Collins Seminar Series – Corporate Briefing and Updates…Amidst Brexit Uncertainty

14 October 2019

Eugene F Collins will host a seminar on Tuesday 22 October covering recent corporate developments including: The Register of Beneficial Ownership Trends in corporate transactions Restructurings/company capital reductions Limitations on liabilities/warranty...
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Budget 2020 – Summary and Highlights

9 October 2019

Pascal Donohoe delivered his budget yesterday, 8 October 2019. Developed in the shadow of Brexit, he presented, this Budget as one with two strands: the extra steps we need to...
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Corporate Immigration Ireland 2019

1 October 2019

Ireland is very much pro-business. As IDA Ireland, Ireland’s inward promotions agency succinctly puts it, “we favour green lights over red tape”, which is why we are one of the...
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Supreme Court Decision Addresses Potentially Onerous Discovery Obligations

8 August 2019

Despite ongoing attempts to control costs and increase efficiency in the Irish legal system, litigation remains a costly business. One issue which can have a significant effect on the viability...
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Ruling permits employer to use employee’s personal mobile phone contents in UK dismissal case

1 July 2019

In the recent case of Garamukanwa-v-United Kingdom, the European Court of Human Rights held that an employer was justified in using data from an employee’s personal mobile phone in the...
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Eugene F. Collins and Legal island host seminar on the Gender Pay Gap reporting regime

28 June 2019

On Thursday 27 June, Eugene F. Collins partnered with workplace compliance experts, Legal Island to deliver a seminar on the new Irish gender pay gap reporting regime.
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Common Travel Area Formally Outlined

16 May 2019

An agreement has been signed by the British and Irish Governments which for the first time puts the Common Travel Area (“CTA”) on a formal footing.
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Non-Disclosure Agreements – Return and Destroy Obligations in the era of Cloud Storage

7 May 2019

In light of technological developments, can a recipient of confidential information governed by an NDA be sure they are in compliance with the return and destroy obligations in most standard...
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Eugene F. Collins announces partnership with Irish International Athlete, Emma O’Brien

29 April 2019

Eugene F. Collins is delighted to announce a new partnership with upcoming Irish International Athlete, Emma O’Brien.
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