William Greensmyth : Advisory

10 May 2021

Share-Capital Reductions in Ireland

Irish companies must ensure that any return of capital is carried out in accordance with capital-mai...

05 October 2020

Changes to the Rule Against Hearsay – Good News for NPL Purchasers

The Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (the “Act”) was signed in to ...

05 October 2020

No Swearing Please – Ireland Updates its Rules on Written Evidence

The Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (the “Act”) was signed in to ...

05 October 2020

Remote Hearings – Irish Courts Update

The Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (the “Act”) was signed in to ...

02 April 2020

Ireland Update - Covid-19: Remote Hearings in the Irish Courts

It is clear that the current public health emergency may continue for some time. The Irish courts ar...

24 March 2020

Covid-19 Ireland Update - Protect your Business and Stay Resilient

In the space of less than three months, the Covid-19 pandemic has had a fundamental impact upon soci...

13 March 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: Force majeure and frustration under Irish law

The economic impact of the ongoing ongoing coronavirus (or COVID-19) pandemic is being felt acutely ...

09 October 2019

Ireland - Update – CBI Issues Prohibition Notice for Breach of the Fitness & Probity Regime

Executive SummaryOn 27 September 2019, the Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”) published details of ...

18 June 2019

Schemes of Arrangement: Irish court-sanctioned $1.65bn cross border restructuring recognised by US Bankruptcy Court

The recent ex tempore judgment of Mr Justice Barniville delivered June 6, 2019 in Re Ballantyne Re p...

05 June 2019

Up, Up and Away: Irish Commercial Court Orders Removal of Registrations relating to Aircraft

Executive Summary The Irish High Court currently has exclusive jurisdiction to make orders against ...