The country’s domestic economy is now in steady recovery.
How was 2014 for Irish firms? And how is 2015 shaping up?
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Property prices are rising again and this time Ireland’s lawyers are confident it is no bubble, while talk of an early wind-up for Nama hints at austerity’s end
Republic of Ireland News
Arthur Cox, Allen & Overy and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer have won top roles on the latest proposed online betting merger between Betfair and Paddy Power.
Latham & Watkins and Sullivan & Cromwell have won top roles on one the largest pharma M&A transactions of 2015, as Teva Pharmaceutical Industries agrees to buy Dublin-based Allergan for $40.5bn (£26bn).
An Irish MP has alleged that £7m in an account controlled by Ian Coulter, the former managing partner of Belfast firm Tughans, may have been intended to facilitate payments to a Northern Irish politician in connection to the sale of assets by the Irish National Asset Management Agency (Nama).
Republic of Ireland Briefings
Ireland: regulation of credit servicing firms download subscription
Ireland has not learned from UK mistakes in mortgage regulation.
Remote betting licences and betting duty: the Betting (Amendment) Act 2015 download subscription
The purpose of the Betting (Amendment) Act 2015 is to regulate bookmakers and betting intermediaries, or exchanges, which offer, or facilitate, betting services in Ireland.
Selling a business: some top tips download subscription
Ruairi Mulrean provides some top tips to business owners on how to prepare a company for sale.
Ireland: remote betting licences are no longer remote download subscription
Are you an online bookmaker based in Ireland? Read on…
Illegal downloads – a novel approach from Ireland subscription
ISP ordered to take measures against its subscribers.
Consumer Protection Bill 2015: is this really consumer protection? download subscription
The Bill will regulate the servicers of credit rather than the owners of the credit, creating a new category of regulated business in Ireland – credit servicing.
New Rules of the Superior Courts deal with changes introduced by the Companies Act 2014 download subscription
This article provides some examples of the changes to the Rules of the Superior Courts.
Ireland: corporate governance for investment firms download subscription
The Central Bank of Ireland has published a Consultation Paper on Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms (CP94).