The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has published its Annual Report for 2018, its fourth such report since it was established in October 2014.
On 26 June 2019, the EU Commission opened a formal investigation to determine whether US chip-making company, Broadcom, is abusing its alleged dominant position in breach of EU ...
In the Ireland chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Aviation Law 2020, Donna Ager and Mary Dunne give a comprehensive overview on aviation laws and regulations in Ireland.
On 10 January 2020, the US Department of Justice ("DoJ") and the US Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") announced the publication
The proposals to date have raised a number of concerns.
CCPC Continues Trend of Imposing Behavioural Remedies.
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
("CCPC") is responsible for the promotion and enforcement
of competition law in Ireland.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
On 29 October 2019, the Irish Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") published draft Simplified Merger Notification Guidelines ...
This chapter first formed part of the Chambers and Partners Alternative Funds Guide 2019.
Irish M&A buoyant with growth in private equity and tech activity while new thresholds reduce merger control burden
While Ireland is currently enjoying a period of significant economic growth, Brexit – the UK's decision to exit the EU – poses a number of challenges and risks, and continues to dominate any assessment of the Irish economy.
Following on from our July 2019 article on the Investment Limited Partnerships (Amendment) Bill 2019 (the "Bill") (link here), the Bill progressed to the next stage of the Irish legislative process
What are the key legal considerations for private equity investors in Ireland in 2019? Corporate partner, Brian McCloskey and Tax partner, Aidan Fahy cover current trends in this sector with reference to structuring, governance, ...
In July 2019, the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (the "CCPC") concluded two Phase 2 reviews, issuing clearances subject to remedies in both cases.
In what has been a busy week for merger control in Ireland, the Irish Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") announced 5 July 2019 that it had accepted behavioural commitments.
The funds industry has long been a major contributor to the Irish economy.
The first half of 2019 saw a sharp drop in the number of filings to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
The adoption of a similar system in Ireland will bring merger our procedures in line with these other merger control regimes around Europe.
Last year was yet another record breaking year for the Irish funds industry and asset levels in funds domiciled in Ireland have now passed the €2.5 trillion milestone ...
On Jan. 13, 2020, Adventus Mining Corporation (TSXV: ADZN) (OTCQX: ADVZF) announced the execution of an earn-in agreement with South32 Base Metals Ireland Limited