News & Insights

Brexit Update – EEA resident director

29 January 2020

As we enter a key phase in Brexit, the Companies Registration Office have provided the following guidance in relation to the requirement for Irish companies to have an EEA resident...
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DMG/JPIMedia – Proposed Acquisition Void because of ‘Gun-Jumping’

23 January 2020

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“CCPC”) recently announced that a proposed acquisition by DMG Media Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daily Mail and General Trust Plc, of sole...
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The Payment of Wages (Amendment) Bill 2019

10 January 2020

The Payment of Wages (Amendment) Bill 2019 (“the Bill”) has been extended to include a legal right for workers to receive, “on a fair, transparent and equitable basis”, tips and...
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The Rights and Entitlements of Unsuccessful Bidders under Public Procurement Law

10 December 2019

Does your business tender for public contracts? If so, the following reminder of your rights and entitlements upon the award of a public contract, may be of assistance: Many businesses...
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Managing Risks and Costs of Litigation: A Business Perspective

3 December 2019

Litigation is a costly business. However by reducing the risks associated with litigation before it arises, those costs can be limited by a company. In the second of our series...
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Brexit Checklist: Legal implications for your business

26 November 2019

As Brexit draws closer, businesses should check what implications Brexit may have on their operations. From a corporate law perspective, the following are some issues that may arise as a...
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Amendments to the Employment Permits Regulations

25 November 2019

Employers should be aware of two key changes to the Employment Permit Regulations from 1st January 2020. 1. Changes to the remuneration threshold for a Critical Skills Employment Permit The...
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New banking associates at Eugene F Collins

19 November 2019

Eugene F Collins has announced the appointment of Ray Byrne and Erc Walsh as senior associates in the firm’s banking team. Ray and Erc advise domestic and international financial institutions...
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Court Ruling which led to an “unworkable,” interpretation of “Continuous Residence” in Citizenship Applications Overturned

15 November 2019

The Irish Court of Appeal delivered a welcomed decision yesterday in finding that the High Court erred in its interpretation of a provision of the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act...
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Eugene F Collins Seminar Series – Challenges in the property market…a legal perspective

7 November 2019

Eugene F Collins will host a seminar on Wednesday 13 November on ‘Challenges in the property market…a legal perspective. Our panel of speakers will discuss: Turnover rents/click and collect Recent...
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