Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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Ireland: the Consumer Insurance Contracts Act 2019

Ireland: the Consumer Insurance Contracts Act 2019

The long awaited Consumer Insurance Contracts Act was signed into law on 26 December 2019. The Act has yet to be enacted, but that is expected to happ ...

Insurance Non-Injury Update July 2018

Insurance Non-Injury Update July 2018

Litigation Costs will not always follow the event On the 21 July 2017 Mr Justice Binchy in the High Court took the position that where an open off ...

Dublin Insurance Non-Injury Update

Dublin Insurance Non-Injury Update

Why Irish businesses need Cyber cover Almost every business in Ireland relies heavily on electronic systems and networks in order to carry out its eve ...

Why Irish businesses need Cyber cover

Why Irish businesses need Cyber cover

Almost every business in Ireland relies heavily on electronic systems and networks in order to carry out its everyday operations. Despite this, Irish ...

Euro Pools - Scope of Notification Update

Euro Pools - Scope of Notification Update

An interesting judgement in relation to the scope of notification came out of the English High Court earlier this year in the case of Euro Pools Plc v ...

Insurance Non-Injury Update January 2018

Insurance Non-Injury Update January 2018

Latest update - Commencement of the Mediation Act 2017 The Mediation Act 2017 (the Act) has commenced as of the 1 January 2018, following which the La ...

Ireland – FSA changes limitation periods

Ireland – FSA changes limitation periods

Enacted in July of this year, the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland (Amendment) Act 2017 contains significant and far reaching ...

Ireland - Far reaching changes to limitation periods applicable to financial products

Ireland - Far reaching changes to limitation periods applicable to financial products

Enacted in July of this year, the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland (Amendment) Act 2017 contains significant and far reaching ...

Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland (Amendment) Act 2017

Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland (Amendment) Act 2017

Enacted in July of this year, this legislation contains significant and far reaching changes to the limitation period for complaints to the Ombudsman. ...

Supreme Court considers the appropriate approach to be taken to Solicitors' Costs

Supreme Court considers the appropriate approach to be taken to Solicitors' Costs

Sheehan v Corr Supreme Court [Appeal No 94/16] On 15 June 2017 the Supreme Court issued a judgement in a matter which the Court described as "raising ...