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The Arm of Justice Lifts the Corporate Veil – Part II: A Warning for Shadow Directors

The Arm of Justice Lifts the Corporate Veil – Part II: A Warning for Shadow Directors

In part two of our update on the exceptional case of Powers -v- Greymountain Management Ltd (in liquidation) [2022] IEHC 599, we discuss the High Cour ...

Challenging the fairness of CQC reports: latest from the courts

Challenging the fairness of CQC reports: latest from the courts

Health and social care providers will be acutely aware that poor ratings in CQC inspection reports have the potential to “wreak serious economic and r ...

Commercial property - repurposing to residential

Commercial property - repurposing to residential

In recent news John Lewis has partnered with investment company, Abrdn, to repurpose three of its commercial sites for housing. The sites consist of t ...

Access to RBO suspended

Access to RBO suspended

In a recent landmark judgement in Joined Cases C-37/20 (Luxembourg Business Registers) and C-601/20 (Sovim), the European Court of Justice (the “ECJ”) ...

FCA’s proposals to clamp down on greenwashing

FCA’s proposals to clamp down on greenwashing

It has been clear for some time that the FCA is stepping up its enforcement strategy and supervisory engagement in relation to purportedly sustainable ...

Supporting neurodiversity

Supporting neurodiversity

Jenny Walker, a senior Employment lawyer at international law firm DAC Beachcroft considers how employers can provide greater support to colleagues wi ...

Overview of Israel’s newly-proposed Guidelines for Regulating Digital Assets

Overview of Israel’s newly-proposed Guidelines for Regulating Digital Assets

On 28 November 2022 Israel’s Ministry of Finance published a list of recommendations pertaining to the regulation of digital assets, a natural next st ...

Paving the path for expansion: Government approves plans for the growth of the Data Protection Commission

Paving the path for expansion: Government approves plans for the growth of the Data Protection Commission

The Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee, recently announced that the leadership structure of Ireland’s data regulator, the Data Protection Commission ...

Dublin Commercial Litigation e-Zine - December 2022

Dublin Commercial Litigation e-Zine - December 2022

Welcome to the DAC Beachcroft Dublin Commercial Litigation update. We have prepared guidance and commentary on recent developments together with some ...

Progress on The General Scheme of Representative Actions for the Protection of the Collective Interests of Consumer Bill 2022

Progress on The General Scheme of Representative Actions for the Protection of the Collective Interests of Consumer Bill 2022

The introduction of Directive (EU) 2020/1828, foresees the creation of a new tool within the sphere of consumer redress: consumer class action, or rat ...