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Cloudy Skies: Will Ireland be an important hub
for global aviation disputes?

12 January, 2021

Ireland’s long established position in the global aviation industry has led to many global aviation finance structures involving Irish based lessors and Irish special purpose vehicles. While the governing law for financial arrangements between financiers and aircraft lessors is generally English or New York law, Irish law often governs the suite of security documents.   […]

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Irish DPC fines Twitter €450,000 for data breach

22 December, 2020

On 15th December 2020, the Irish Data Protection Commission (the “DPC”) announced its decision to impose an administrative fine of €450,000 on Twitter International Company (“Twitter”) following an investigation into a personal data breach reported by Twitter, under the self-reporting obligations of General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”).  The breach arose as a result […]

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The Norwegian Examinership and what it means for the company’s creditors

18 December, 2020

On Monday, 7 December, the Irish High Court affirmed the appointment of an examiner, Kieran Wallace of KPMG, to a number of companies in the Norwegian Air Group  (“Norwegian”) as well as the Oslo based parent company of the group, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (“NAS”).  The appointment of the examiner will provide Norwegian with critical protection from its […]

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Cloudy Skies:The Aircraft Lessor’s checklist for storms ahead

3 November, 2020

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Aviation Disputes Brochure

28 October, 2020

Over the past 18 years, Flynn O’Driscoll has developed strong links in the aviation industry, both internationally and domestically, advising a vast array of stakeholders in the industry, including: Aviation Painting   Aircraft Maintenance   Financiers   Component Sales   Leasing   Technical Services   Airlines Cross Departmental Team -Aviation Dispute Resolution Legal Professionals Deep […]

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