Cartel leniency in Ireland: overview

18-08-2015

Author: Pat O’Brien and Richard Ryan



A Q&A guide to cartel leniency law in Ireland.

The Q&A gives a succinct overview of leniency and immunity, the applicable laws and guidance, and the regulatory authorities in Ireland. In particular, it covers the scope of application, availability of immunity from civil and criminal liability, application procedural rules, circumstances when leniency can be withdrawn, scope of leniency protection, confidentiality and disclosure, and proposals for reform.

This article fist appeared in Practical Law – A Thomson Reuters Legal Solution.

Read the full article here.

 

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