Publications

FDO

Irish Residency through Investor and Entrepreneur Schemes And Irish Long Term Residency
1 August, 2011

The Start-up Entrepreneur Programme provides that non-EEA nationals with an innovative business idea for a High Potential Start-Up (“HPSU”) and funding of €75,000 (from own resources, business loan, angel/venture capital or grant) can acquire residency in Ireland for the purposes of developing their business. Download Full Article

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Redundancy or Unfair Dismissal?
1 July, 2011 Author:

Notwithstanding the economic turmoil Ireland has and is experiencing – where redundancies are inevitable, employers must be able to show that a genuine redundancy situation exists. The case of JVC Europe Limited v. Ponisi demonstrates the risk employers face when they attempt to disguise a dismissal as heavy penalties can follow where a dismissal is […]

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Directors’ Obligations & Responsibilities in Insolvency Situations
1 March, 2011

Flynn O’Driscoll has over 20 years experience in advising companies and their directors on their obligations and responsibilities in insolvency situations. This article aims to set out the key issues for company officers which might arise as a result of any potential insolvency proceedings. Download Full Article

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Doing Business in Ireland – Compliance Requirements of an Irish Registered Company
1 March, 2011

In the attached article we highlight the main legal, accounting and taxation statutory compliance obligations imposed by legislation in Ireland most of which involve the imposition of time limits, which companies must comply with in order to avoid the possibility of penalties being imposed on the company and/or its directors. Download Full Article

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Introduction to Employment Law
1 January, 2011

In the attached article we provide an introduction to the obligations of employers and rights of employees under Irish employment law. Download Full Article

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