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15.03.2017

Court of Appeal Confirms There is No General Duty of Good Faith in Irish Contract Law

Significance and application of decision A recent Court of Appeal decision has restored certainty that, under Irish law, there is no general duty of good faith in the context of commercial contracts.  The decision at... READ MORE

28.02.2017

Competition Law Damages Actions – Rules Make Ireland an Attractive Venue for Competition Litigation

This week saw publication of the European Union (Actions for Damages for Infringements of Competition Law) Regulations 2017 (“Regulations”).  The Regulations transpose into Irish law what is known as the EU Antitrust Damages Directive (2014/104... READ MORE

23.02.2017

Recent Developments in Antitrust Enforcement Against Retail Price Maintenance

Increased antitrust enforcement activity is being targeted at retail price maintenance (“RPM”) practices.  RPM refers to an agreement which obliges a reseller to sell the distributor’s goods or services at a fixed price or above... READ MORE

23.02.2017

Recent Developments in Antitrust Enforcement against “Gun-Jumping”

Competition authorities worldwide are increasingly penalising undertakings engaging in “gun-jumping” in an effort to deter early, unlawful implementation of transactions requiring prior merger control approval. “Gun-jumping” occurs where an undertaking fails to notify a notifiable... READ MORE

21.02.2017

Irish Competition Regulator Opens Study of Mortgage Market

Irish Competition Regulator Opens Study of Mortgage Market and Continues Other High-Profile Market Investigations There has been a recent uptake in market-wide investigations by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“CCPC”).   While these developments are... READ MORE

21.02.2017

Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017

The Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017, introduced by Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty, passed the second stage in the Dáil (the lower house of Parliament) on February 9 2017 and will now proceed to the... READ MORE

20.02.2017

Corporate Governance and Director’s Duties in Ireland: 2017 Overview

Pat English and Madeline McDonnell provide an overview of Corporate Governance and Director's Duties in Ireland   Corporate Governance and Director's Duties in Ireland: Overview from Matheson Law Firm READ MORE

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15.03.2017

Court of Appeal Confirms There is No General Duty of Good Faith in Irish Contract Law

Significance and application of decision A recent Court of Appeal decision has restored certainty that, under Irish law, there is no general duty of good faith in the context of commercial contracts.  The decision at... READ MORE

28.02.2017

Competition Law Damages Actions – Rules Make Ireland an Attractive Venue for Competition Litigation

This week saw publication of the European Union (Actions for Damages for Infringements of Competition Law) Regulations 2017 (“Regulations”).  The Regulations transpose into Irish law what is known as the EU Antitrust Damages Directive (2014/104... READ MORE

23.02.2017

Recent Developments in Antitrust Enforcement Against Retail Price Maintenance

Increased antitrust enforcement activity is being targeted at retail price maintenance (“RPM”) practices.  RPM refers to an agreement which obliges a reseller to sell the distributor’s goods or services at a fixed price or above... READ MORE

23.02.2017

Recent Developments in Antitrust Enforcement against “Gun-Jumping”

Competition authorities worldwide are increasingly penalising undertakings engaging in “gun-jumping” in an effort to deter early, unlawful implementation of transactions requiring prior merger control approval. “Gun-jumping” occurs where an undertaking fails to notify a notifiable... READ MORE

21.02.2017

Irish Competition Regulator Opens Study of Mortgage Market

Irish Competition Regulator Opens Study of Mortgage Market and Continues Other High-Profile Market Investigations There has been a recent uptake in market-wide investigations by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (“CCPC”).   While these developments are... READ MORE

21.02.2017

Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017

The Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017, introduced by Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty, passed the second stage in the Dáil (the lower house of Parliament) on February 9 2017 and will now proceed to the... READ MORE

20.02.2017

Corporate Governance and Director’s Duties in Ireland: 2017 Overview

Pat English and Madeline McDonnell provide an overview of Corporate Governance and Director's Duties in Ireland   Corporate Governance and Director's Duties in Ireland: Overview from Matheson Law Firm READ MORE

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