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Director and Consultant held Personally Liable for Company’s Debts

Two men held personally liable for Company's debts totalling €3.8m sentenced to 3 years and 6 yea...

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Noise from Wexford Wind Farm Constitutes Nuisance

This is the first High Court ruling concerning wind farm noise and property nuisance.

Conor Linehan SC
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Maintaining Confidentiality over Data Seized by Regulator

The High Court recently considered who should lead the confidentiality checks over data seized du...

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Cross-Examining Affidavit Evidence in Insolvency Cases

The High Court recently dismissed a petition seeking the winding up of a biofuel company. 

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Unless Orders and Special Circumstances

The High Court recently set aside a judgment in default where it was satisfied special circumstan...

Hilary Rogers
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Irish High Court Approves First Cross-Border Conversion into Ireland

In the first ruling of its kind, the High Court has approved the conversion of an EEA incorporate...

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Court of Appeal Upholds Preliminary Injunction Granted to Bristol-Myers Squibb

The Court of Appeal has upheld the grant of a preliminary injunction in favour of BMS, preventing...

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Mechanical Engineering SEO Struck Down by the High Court

This article discusses the recent order of the High Court quashing the SEO for the Mechanical Eng...

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Rescue Plan for Mac Interiors Limited Refused by the High Court

We discuss the decision and its implications.

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Representative Actions Legislation: Implications for Ireland

The Representative Action for the Protection of the Collective Interests of Consumers Act 2023 ha...

Mary Cooney
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Winding Up Order Rebuts Presumption of Control for EU Sanctions

Winding up order in respect of two Russian owned entities brings those companies' assets outside ...

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Ineffective Scheme Wind-Up: A Cautionary Tale for Pension Trustees

High Court concludes pension scheme trustees are still trustees, a decade after the scheme's purp...

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Application for Interrogatories against U2 Dismissed

The High Court has dismissed an application for interrogatories in litigation against U2 where le...

Adele Hall
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Adele Hall
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To Refer or Not to Refer? High Court Provides Further Guidance on Solicitor Referrals to Medical Specialists

High Court considers expert medical evidence where the plaintiff was referred to that expert by h...

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High Court Allows Service via Dark Net

Following the grant of an interim injunction to Munster Technological University against a group ...

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High Court Decision Provides Clarity to Foreign Shareholders

A recent High Court case clarifies when a foreign shareholder's sale of unquoted shares in an Iri...

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High Court Rejects Defence of Frustration in Claim for Rent Arrears

A tenant retailer has been ordered to pay rent arrears following the rejection by the High Court ...

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Generative AI Generates Infringement Litigation

Following the explosion of generative AI systems into the mainstream in 2022, the copyright infri...

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Court of Appeal Confirms Point Ireland Helicopters Jurisprudence

On 18 November 2022, the Court of Appeal developed the Point Ireland Helicopters jurisprudence i...

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John Delaney Legal Privilege Claim Rejected After Failure to Discharge Burden of Proof

The High Court has ruled that the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (now the Corpor...

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Legal News – January 2022

Here is a selection of our recent publications on subjects that may affect you or your business.

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Renewal of Summary Summons Refused

The plaintiff, Allied Irish Banks PLC (AIB) issued a summary summons against Ms Agnes Boyd in Aug...

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William Fry Insolvency Review Part 1

The William Fry Insolvency Review 2017, which will be issued in two parts, discusses some of the ...

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William Fry Data Protection Day Update 2019

On International Data Protection Day our Technology team round-up some of the key data protection...

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What To Expect When You Are Legitimately Expecting

On 3 June 2020 Perrigo opened its case in the High Court in a bid to quash one of the most conten...

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What Does SCARP Mean For Landlords?

We consider the provision for terminating leases in the government's proposed summary rescue proc...

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Video: When Spectators take the Hit – Spectator Litigation in Ireland

Video: Patrick Murphy and Laura Flanagan talk about spectator litigation in sport where spectator...

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Upstream Greenhouse Gases – In or Out of Environmental Impact Assessment?

In April 2021, the Irish High Court ruled on a challenge brought by An Taisce against a decision ...

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Trustee removed for Breach of Trust over Football Stadium

The High Court removed stadium trustee after finding that it had committed multiple breaches of t...

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Travelling to Ireland? Here’s What You Need to Know

Our Corporate Immigration team take a look into new travel restrictions and what employers need t...

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The Pensions Authority publishes form of 2021 Annual Compliance Statement

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The Impact of the Senior Executive Accountability Regime on the Insurance Industry

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Terminating Employees: Is the Backstop Under Threat?

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Sustainable Finance Update: An Overview of the Latest Legal Developments in Sustainable Finance

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Summary Summons Not Adequately Pleaded

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Security for Costs – The Proper Approach to Assessing a Plaintiff’s Ability to Pay Costs

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Reporters are Reminded of Right to Privacy While Being Investigated

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Publication of the Sick Leave Bill 2021

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Protected Disclosures: 2020 Case Law Updates and Key Takeaways for Employers

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Provider Beware! Bankruptcy Payment Order May Be Required to Pay a Bankrupt’s Pension to Official Assignee

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Professional Third Party Funding of Litigation Continues to be Prohibited in Ireland

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Oppression Must be Conceded Before Court Will Sanction Independent Valuation of Shares

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New Court Rules to Facilitate Operation of SCARP

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Narrowing the Gap – Gender Pay Gap Reporting set to Become Law

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Liquidator’s Actions Amounted to Negligence

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Judgment Mortgages: Can you Sever a Joint Tenancy?

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Jurisdiction and Legal Advice Privilege

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Irish Court Compels Data Access Request in Aid of Discovery

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Ireland Launches Intellectual Property and Technology Court and Reforms IP Disputes Procedures

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IPHA’s Revised Self-Care Advertising Code

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International Data Transfers: CJEU Decision Expected in July

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Insurance Industry Faces Emerging Litigation Threat

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Illegal Streaming of Premier League Matches Blocked by High Court

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High Court Delivers Ruling in Facebook Data Transfer Case

The Irish High Court has delivered a ruling that the DPC can resume an investigation that may res...

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High Court Departs from Normal Rule on Costs: Legal Practitioner and Client Costs Awarded on Foot of a Contractual Clause

In a recent ex tempore judgment in a landlord and tenant dispute (Dipcot Holdings Ltd v Euro Gene...

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High Court Grants Interlocutory Injunction Preventing Appointment of Receiver over Dublin Pub

Recent High Court decision shows how the Court approaches applications to injunct the appointment...

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High Court Guidance on “Non-Identification” Orders in Civil Proceedings Including Medical Negligence Claims

A recent decision of the High Court illustrates the use of non-identification orders under the Ci...

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High Court Has No Jurisdiction to Decide Substance of Employment Dispute Against HSE

High Court determines that it has no jurisdiction to grant injunctive relief in respect of statut...

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High Court Holds Provisional Liquidator Personally Liable for the Costs of the Official Liquidator and Revenue

High Court orders provisional liquidator to pay the costs of the official liquidator and Revenue,...

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High Court Confirms One Year Uninterrupted Residence is Required for Citizenship

High Court rules that applicants for citizenship must have one year's uninterrupted residence imm...

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Guarantees to be put to the test by Undue Influence

High Court accepts pleas of undue influence in recent cases involving personal guarantors of comp...

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Further Extension of Interim Period Under Companies Act

The government has approved the further extension of the interim period of the Companies (Miscell...

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Fixed Term Work Update

The Supreme Court has upheld a High Court ruling that fixed-term working legislation can apply to...

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FAI Settle High Court Proceedings Relating to Appeal Against 12 Month Suspension of Former Athlone Town Football Players for Match-fixing

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European Court Confirms that Electronically Supplied Software Constitutes ‘Goods’ under the Commercial Agents Directive

Following a recent decision from the CJEU, commercial agents that negotiate the sale of software ...

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Employee or Self-Employed? High Court Delivers First Judgment on Employment Status in the Gig Economy

High Court delivers significant first judgment on employment status of pizza delivery drivers, af...

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Does a Closed Court Office mean a Closed Case? COVID-19 and the Statute of Limitations

Time continues to tick for the Statute of Limitations during COVID-19. In this article we conside...

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Discovering Public Interest Privilege?

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Death, Time Barred Claims and the Equitable Doctrine of Unconscionability

High Court dismisses claim against deceased doctor's estate as statute barred pursuant to s. 9(2)...

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COVID-19 Tactical Measures – Security for Costs and the Existence of Special Circumstances – Part 1

Security for costs applications may become a more prominent feature of litigation due to future C...

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COVID-19 Tactical Measures – Security for Costs and the Existence of Special Circumstances – Part 2

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Court of Appeal Cracks Galway Eggs Case

The three-judge Court of Appeal, overturning the High Court's 2016 decision, ruled that the Appel...

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Court of Appeal Upholds Invalidity of a Combination Product SPC Applying the CJEU Test

The Court of Appeal has upheld a finding by the High Court that Merck Sharp & Dohme's Inegy SPC w...

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Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency – Guidance for Directors During COVID-19 and Beyond

We consider the duties which directors of Irish companies need to be particularly conscious of gi...

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Corporate crime: more tools needed in DPP’s toolbox?

Corporate crime can be challenging to prosecute due to its frequently complicated nature, which i...

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Consumer Insurance Contracts Act 2019 – the Funeral Bell for Existing Duty of Disclosure?

In this article we discuss a recently decided High Court case on the duty to disclose material fa...

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Compulsory Question: Challenging a Property Arbitrator in Compulsory Purchase Order Cases

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Central Bank Publishes Consultation Paper on Pre-Emptive Recovery Planning for (Re)Insurers

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Central Bank Publishes Intermediary Times

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Central Bank of Ireland’s 2020 “Dear CEO Letter” on Fitness and Probity

The Central Bank of Ireland has published a "2020 Dear CEO Letter" addressing key shortcomings id...

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Business Interruption Insurance – Financial Conduct Authority Test Case

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Case of the Spectator and the Golf Ball Matters for All Kinds of Events Organisers

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Appointment of Directors by Shareholders: The Importance of Compliance with Notice Provisions

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American Fails to Overturn Decision to Refuse him Entry into Ireland

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A New Look at the Landlord and Tenant Relationship

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Buy-Out and “Free Transfer” Clauses in Soccer Contracts– a “Messi” Affair

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High Court Case Brings into Sharp Focus the Difference Between Disqualification and Restriction Orders

High Court exercises discretion in choosing to grant restriction order in respect of company dire...

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Going Green? New FIDIC Short Form Contract added to FIDIC Rainbow Suite of Contracts

A new FIDIC short form contract (Green Book) has been added to the FIDIC rainbow suite of contrac...

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Is Change on the Horizon for the Disclosure Regime Under Order 39, Rule 46 RSC?

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Determining Application of Closure/Disease Clause to COVID-19 in Insurance Policy

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Legal News – March 2022

Here is a selection of our recent publications on subjects that may affect you or your business.

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Time Matters – Court of Appeal Affirms High Court Decision Striking Out Proceedings for Inordinate and Inexcusable Delay

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UK High Court Blows the Whistle on Civil Liability for Negligent Sports Injuries

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Discovery v Public Interest Privilege – Scales of Justice Tipped in Favour of Discovery

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EU Temporarily Permits Data Transfers to the UK Pending a Decision on Adequacy

As expected, an adequacy decision was not granted by the European Commission as part of the UK-EU...

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Security for Costs: Further Developments

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€100,000 Damages Award Against Unincorporated Golf Club That Failed To Apply Its Own Membership Rules

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Damages not an Adequate Remedy in Trade Mark Dispute

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High Court Refuses Winding Up Petition against Company for Unpaid Rent

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White Collar Crime & Investigations Summer 2021 Briefing

In our Summer 2021 briefing, our White Collar Crime & Investigations team have collated recent do...

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COVID-19 and Commercial Tenancies – the Court’s View on Non-Payment of Rent

A decision of the High Court brings into sharp focus the difficulties experienced by both Landlor...

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SCSI Contracting for Surveyors – Current Trends 2021

Legal issues and trends to be considered when drafting and managing construction documents will r...

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Liverpool Scores Victory in Dispute over BetVictor Sponsorship Deal

Liverpool FC successfully defended a UK High Court claim from an agent which claimed it was entit...

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EU Agrees Optional Six-Month Deferral for DAC 6 Tax Reporting Deadlines

On 3 June 2020 EU member states agreed an optional six-month deferral for DAC 6 tax reporting dea...

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Proving the Debt – Hearsay Rule Still Applies in Debt Claims

In this article we discuss a recent case that highlights the evidential difficulties for lenders ...

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Retail Re-opens – What’s Open and What are Retailers Obligations

On 8 June 2020 street retailers were permitted to open, we examine the types permitted to open an...

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The Future of How Ireland Works Part 4: The Central Bank is Getting SEARious about Individual Accountability

As part of our Future of How Ireland Works series, our Employment lawyers discuss current issues ...

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Discovery: Time to Engage?

A number of recent cases focus on the need for meaningful engagement by the parties in the discov...

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UK Update – Prudential and Rothesay Life Successful in Appeal

The UK Court of Appeal has overturned the High Court's refusal to sanction the transfer of a £12b...

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Schrems II: Court Orders the DPC to Pay Majority of Costs

The Data Protection Commission has been ordered to pay the majority of the costs in the litigatio...

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Finance Bill 2020 Proposals – Improvements to the Practice & Procedure of the Tax Appeals Commission

Budget 2021 was announced on 13 October 2020. In addition to the budget, the Finance Bill 2020 pr...

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To Interrogate or Not to Interrogate?

Further judicial guidance on the use of interrogatories in litigation.

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Déjà Vu – Sectoral Employment Orders (SEOs) Declared Unconstitutional

The High Court has struck down the Electrical Contractors SEO and declared the relevant parts of ...

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Over the Rainbow. High Court Orders Twitter to Disclose Information About Parody Account

The High Court has ordered Twitter to reveal the identity of whomever is behind a parody account,...

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COVID-19: Injunctive Relief During the Current Crisis

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‘It’s Not Me, It’s You’ Commercial Leases – Remedies for Landlords and Tenants

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Legal News – November 2020

We aim to keep you up to date on legal developments that may affect you or your business. Here ar...

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Employee fails in Challenge to Constitutionality of the Workplace Relations Act 2015

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Legal News – May

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COVID-19 Legislation Modernises Litigation Practice and Procedure

Video: Sarah Twohig and Rebecca MacCann of our Litigation & Dispute Resolution team, discuss some...

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Legal News – February 2020

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CAS Overturns FAI Match-Fixing Suspension Against Former Athlone Town Goalkeeper

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Confidentiality Rings – Can Litigants Protect their Confidential Information?

We consider a recent Court of Appeal decision on confidentiality rings and what parties to a disp...

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Introduction of Statutory Sick Pay in 2021 – What Employers Need to Know

The Irish Government has announced that it is committed to introducing statutory sick pay by the ...

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Expert Exposure: Protecting Privilege in Expert Evidence

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Dunnes Stores Appeal Case on Plastic Bag Levy

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No “Negotiation” for the Court of Justice of the European Union on Commercial Agent Status

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Capital Acquisition Tax (“CAT”) Dwelling House Exemption

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Can You Copyright a Powder? Charlotte Tilbury Wins Over look-a-like Contender from Aldi

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Justice delayed, lis pendens denied

Irish High Court vacates a lis pendens on application by receiver due to delay on the part of the...

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Finance (Tax Appeals and Prospectus Regulation) Bill 2019

New legislation to amend the case stated procedure from a determination of a Tax Appeals Commissi...

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Legal News – August 2019

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High Court Considers what an Interim Examiner may do before his Appointment is Confirmed

A recent decision of the High Court has provided guidance on what an Interim Examiner can do befo...

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Legal News – November 2019

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Participants Accept Inherent Risks of Fox Hunting

High Court held that voluntary participation in fox hunting brought acceptance of the inherent ri...

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Positive Reporting Obligation Does Not Erode Right to Silence

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Supreme Court Dismisses Facebook Appeal on Transfer of Personal Data

Supreme Court dismisses Facebook's appeal on the transfer of personal data.

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Legal News – October 2019

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

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Legal News – May 2019

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High Court Holds Liquidator Not Obliged to Present Contemporaneous Timesheets in Fees Application

High Court rules Official Liquidator does not need to produce time sheets in relation to work don...

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William Fry Insolvency Review 2017

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High Court considers meaning of “inordinate delay” in application to dismiss proceedings for want of prosecution

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High Court Reverses Circuit Court ‘Right to be Forgotten’ Determination

The High Court has overturned Ireland's first judgment on the 'right to be forgotten'

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Nano Nagle Update – Appeal Allowed in Disability Discrimination Case

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Can Video Broadcasting “Kill” the Radio Star?

Irish High Court awards damages for unauthorised broadcasting of entertainment DVD.

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Arbitration Agreements – To Stay Or Not To Stay? Gotta Stay connected!

The Irish High Court reaffirms that an arbitration agreement can apply to a non-party where there...

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