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23.03.2020

Covid-19 Contingency Planning for AGMs

ICSA and the FRC have recently issued a guidance note on AGMs and the impact of Covid-19.  The FCA have also commented on the matter in a recent market bulletin.  Matheson has had discussions with... READ MORE

10.03.2020

MiFID Review Process

We published a guide to MiFID in Ireland in December 2019. There are various initiatives underway to revise MiFID and MiFIR; in particular, both the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) and the European Commission... READ MORE

09.03.2020

Matheson advises Willis Towers Watson plc on proposed all-share combination with Aon plc

Matheson is advising global advisory, broking and solutions firm Willis Towers Watson plc on its proposed combination with Aon plc.  The combination, structured as an all-stock transaction with an implied combined equity value of approximately... READ MORE

04.03.2020

Five “Headline” Points to Remember When Taking Security Over Intangibles

1. Intellectual Property Rights are often High Value Assets: Lenders will want security and rights over the most valuable assets of a borrower. As the value of borrowers’ intangible assets have grown over the years,... READ MORE

04.03.2020

Graham Dwyer Supreme Court Decision - Data Retention in the Spotlight

Significant and important data retention issues arise in the Graham Dwyer case referred by the Supreme Court to the CJEU on 24 February 2020. Deirdre Crowley and Denise Moran address the potential implications of this... READ MORE

17.02.2020

Continued Alignment with EU State Aid Rules post-Brexit and impact for Irish Businesses

This article authored by Kate McKenna and Simon Shinkwin considers for how long, post-Brexit, can Ireland expect Continued Alignment by the UK Government with EU State Aid Rules. We focus on the special treatment of Northern Ireland in... READ MORE

17.02.2020

Wholesale Market Conduct Risk Review

Introduction On 21 January 2020, Derville Rowland, Director General of Financial Conduct at the Central Bank of Ireland (the “Central Bank”) issued a Dear CEO industry communication in respect of the outcomes of the Central... READ MORE

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23.03.2020

Covid-19 Contingency Planning for AGMs

ICSA and the FRC have recently issued a guidance note on AGMs and the impact of Covid-19.  The FCA have also commented on the matter in a recent market bulletin.  Matheson has had discussions with... READ MORE

10.03.2020

MiFID Review Process

We published a guide to MiFID in Ireland in December 2019. There are various initiatives underway to revise MiFID and MiFIR; in particular, both the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) and the European Commission... READ MORE

09.03.2020

Matheson advises Willis Towers Watson plc on proposed all-share combination with Aon plc

Matheson is advising global advisory, broking and solutions firm Willis Towers Watson plc on its proposed combination with Aon plc.  The combination, structured as an all-stock transaction with an implied combined equity value of approximately... READ MORE

04.03.2020

Five “Headline” Points to Remember When Taking Security Over Intangibles

1. Intellectual Property Rights are often High Value Assets: Lenders will want security and rights over the most valuable assets of a borrower. As the value of borrowers’ intangible assets have grown over the years,... READ MORE

04.03.2020

Graham Dwyer Supreme Court Decision - Data Retention in the Spotlight

Significant and important data retention issues arise in the Graham Dwyer case referred by the Supreme Court to the CJEU on 24 February 2020. Deirdre Crowley and Denise Moran address the potential implications of this... READ MORE

17.02.2020

Continued Alignment with EU State Aid Rules post-Brexit and impact for Irish Businesses

This article authored by Kate McKenna and Simon Shinkwin considers for how long, post-Brexit, can Ireland expect Continued Alignment by the UK Government with EU State Aid Rules. We focus on the special treatment of Northern Ireland in... READ MORE

17.02.2020

Wholesale Market Conduct Risk Review

Introduction On 21 January 2020, Derville Rowland, Director General of Financial Conduct at the Central Bank of Ireland (the “Central Bank”) issued a Dear CEO industry communication in respect of the outcomes of the Central... READ MORE

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