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Update: Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2019 Comes into Effect

Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2019 comes into effect from 19 July 2019


Fitness & Probity: Central Bank's Expectations of Regulated Financial Service Firms

Regulated FS Firms reminded by Central Bank to have robust Fitness and Probity policies, procedures and practices in place


Sports Group Update: Relief for Sportspersons at Full-Time

Certain sportspersons to avail of tax relief on retirement from professional sports


Legal News - August 2019

Welcome to the August 2019 edition of Legal News. We at William Fry aim to keep you up to date on legal developments that may affect you or your business.


EU Taking Stock of Equivalence Approach & Other Updates - Aug 2019

Each month our Asset Management & Investment Funds team write a 'Legal & Regulatory Update'. Welcome to the our August edition.


Immigration is Essential for Ireland's Continued Economic Recovery; What Can be Done to Facilitate it?

The Central Bank of Ireland proposes strong net migration as the most important source of employment growth if the economy continues to grow at recent rates.


The New Prospectus Regime – What Do I Need to Know?

New prospectus regime came into effect across the European Union on 21 July 2019


Court of Appeal Reaffirms that High Court has "No Role To Play" in Restraining Redundancies: Injunction Appeal Denied

The Court of Appeal has delivered its much-anticipated judgment in the case of Kearney v Byrne Wallace reaffirming the well-established position that the courts will not intervene to restrain an employee's redundancy where a statutory regime to challenge is already in place.


Central Register of Beneficial Ownership Goes Live

Companies have until 22 November 2019 to file beneficial ownership information with newly established register