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Telecoms Update: Spring 2019

Authors: Florence Loric, Stephen Ranalow and Connor Manning Click here to view the PDF version of this update. 2018 was a busy year for telecoms in Ireland. In addition to major M&A activity (the acquisition of incumbent eir by Xavier Niel’s group Iliad,... Read More or Download PDF

Freedom of Information Act 2014 – Factors to consider when deciding if records are exempt from disclosure

Authors: Colin Rooney, Ciara Anderson and Caoimhe Stafford Click here to view this briefing in PDF format. In this briefing, we consider a recent decision of the Office of the Information Commissioner (the “OIC”) which usefully restates the principles that... Read More or Download PDF

PRS landlords: What you need to know about the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) (No.2) Bill 2018

Authors: Kenneth Egan, Órlaith Molloy and Dearbhla Considine Click here to view this briefing in PDF format. 2019 is likely to be another strong year for private rented sector (PRS) investment transactions, with market observers estimating that institutional funds are... Read More or Download PDF

Charity Law Update: Winter 2018/2019

Authors: Philip Smith, Tom Courtney, Sarah McCague and Anne Corrigan Click here to view the update in PDF format. 1. Value-Added Tax (Refund of Tax) (Charities Compensation Scheme) Order 2018 (S.I. No.580 of 2018) The Value-Added Tax (Refund of Tax)... Read More

Covert Monitoring of Employees and the Right to Privacy under Article 8 ECHR: Can these two be reconciled?

Authors: Séamus Given, Sally Doyle and Niamh Fennelly Click here to view the briefing in PDF format. It is generally accepted that the monitoring of employees at work is intrusive. Employees have a legitimate expectation that they can keep their... Read More or Download PDF

The New Trade Mark Regulations: What Brand Owners Need to Know

Authors: Olivia Mullooly and Colm Maguire Click here to view this briefing in PDF format. If you own or use registered trade marks in Ireland, then the new European Union (Trade Mark) Regulations 2018 (the “Regulations”) may affect you. The... Read More or Download PDF