New EU Employment Regulations 2023

27 January, 2023

New Regulations Introduce Changes to Probationary Periods, Exclusive Employment, Mandatory Training, Predictable Working Hours and Terms of Employment. On the 16th of December 2022, the Government announced the introduction of the European Union (Transparent and Predictable Working Conditions) Regulations 2022 (the “Regulations”). The Regulations create significant changes in Irish employment law, which are relevant to […]

Read more

Preventive Restructuring Regulations

19 January, 2023

Key Points from the Corporate Enforcement Authority’s Recent Information Note on the European Union (Preventive Restructuring) Regulations 2022 In July 2022, the European Union (Preventive Restructuring) Regulations 2022 (the “Regulations”) were transposed into Irish law. The primary focus of the Regulations is to ensure that there are restructuring frameworks in place to assist viable companies […]

Read more

ESG Financing – 23 December 2022

23 December, 2022

ESG Financing Economic, Social and Governance (“ESG”) has succeeded in rising to the top of the regulatory agenda in recent years, with considerable support being gathered in favour of it each year. Anticipations that it would fall off the radar due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been overturned as the crisis has accentuated that business […]

Read more

Directors Beware – Lifting the Corporate Veil

22 December, 2022

Separate Legal Personality and the Corporate Veil A central principle of Irish company law is the doctrine of separate legal personality, allowing incorporated entities to enter into contracts, trade, file claims and take on debts in their own name. The separate legal personality creates a shield which protects shareholders and individual directors from being held […]

Read more

Airplanes and Insurance Claims – Update 15 December 2022

15 December, 2022

Cross Departmental Team Aviation Dispute Resolution Comprises of Aviation/Asset Finance, Insurance & Litigation Experts Legal Professionals Deep Industry Knowledge Solutions Focus Approach Airplanes and Insurance Claims Update Since date of publication, several lessors have commenced proceedings in Dublin and in several US states (including New York and Florida) against insurers and reinsurers in respect of […]

Read more