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Court of Appeal: A Plaintiff must prove negligence12th April 2018

Moloney v Templeville Developments [2018] IECA 47 ...

Recent age discrimination case in the WRC – what employers need to be conscious of in retirement situations12th April 2018

The Workplace Relations Commission (“WRC”) has recently awarded a ...

GMC v Lamming – Restoration in cases of dishonesty11th April 2018

In a recent appeal by the General Medical Council (GMC v Dr ...

Out of time or still in with a chance? Court considers the appropriateness of extending time to appeal10th April 2018

On 7 March 2018, Mr Justice Meenan overturned a decision of the Master ...

Article 23 exemptions from GDPR for regulatory bodies9th April 2018

The incoming GDPR has been at the forefront of every agenda for the ...

Legal Services Regulation: New transparency measures to be imposed on public access barristers in England & Wales5th April 2018

The Bar Standards Board (“BSB”), which regulates barristers and ...

The New Code of Practice on Retirement Age3rd April 2018

The Workplace Relations Commission (“WRC”) has published a code of ...

McDowell Purcell advised Galetech Group on the €36m financing of the 20.33 MW Carrickallen Wind Farm14th March 2018

McDowell Purcell’s Commercial and Renewable Energy Teams recently ...

Getting it Right at Tender Stage in FIDIC Contracts20th February 2017

The level and depth of due diligence carried out by funders has ...

Food Taxes in Europe: An Introduction10th August 2016

The link between excessive consumption of saturated fats, trans fatty ...

As Sweet As It Gets – Can Sugar Ever Carry a Health Claim?19th July 2016

Dextro Energy GmbH & Co KG v Commission – Case T-100/15 ...

Good news for financial institutions seeking to challenge Protective Certificates2nd June 2016

The High Court recently considered Protective Certificates (PC) in the ...

The General Food Law (Regulation 178/2002) – A Short Introduction30th May 2016

The European food and drink industry is the largest manufacturing ...

Stakeholders in the Food Regulatory Sphere – A Quick Guide26th May 2016

Due to an increased public awareness of health and environmental ...

Commercial Contract Issues: Limiting Your Liability16th May 2016

In the first of a series examining common contractual issues Conor ...