Posted on 25 May 2017
The Key Changes. On 25 May 2018, the GDPR will come into force across the EU and will replace the existing Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC which has been in place since 1995. The GDPR will bring substantial changes to European Data Protection Law and includes severe financial penalties for non-compliance. Therefore, Irish companies must be in full compliance with the GDPR by the May 2018 deadline.
Posted on 9 February 2017
Sensible businesses must now be reviewing their strategies in light of the impending Brexit scenario and the implications that will have on their businesses. To counter the uncertainties, one option likely here to arise is for businesses to consider establishing a new base in Ireland or expanding their existing operations.
Ireland, with its common law legal jurisdiction and regulated regime as well as a well-developed and positively recognised business environment is well placed to offer solutions in the climate of Brexit uncertainties. Eugene F Collins is happy to discuss options and issues with any businesses looking to establish or expand in Ireland.
Issues likely to arise in relation to any such expansion or re-location strategy relate to a number of issues, which we can provide expert advice.
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