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New anti-money laundering regulations take effect across UK

Stricter new anti-money laundering (AML) regulations have come into force across the UK with effect from today.

Published 10 January 2020

Rights watch

A round-up of human rights stories from around the world.

Published 10 January 2020

And finally... pet peeve

A man has named 17 of his cats as co-plaintiffs in a lawsuit against animal welfare authorities.

Published 10 January 2020

Killian Dorney rejoins Beale & Co as construction partner in Dublin

Construction lawyer Killian Dorney has rejoined specialist law firm Beale & Co as a partner in the firm's Dublin office.

Published 9 January 2020

Introduction of domestic homicide reviews moves forward

The introduction of domestic homicide reviews (DHRs) in Northern Ireland has moved forward with the launch of a recruitment process for three independent chairs.

Published 9 January 2020

RTÉ to appeal €100,000 award to TV producer forced to retire at 65

RTÉ has said it will appeal the determination of the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) in favour of a former employee it forced to retire at 65.

Published 9 January 2020

Arthur Cox tops M&A adviser league tables for 2019

Arthur Cox has topped the league table of Irish M&A legal advisers by both deal value and volume for 2019.

Published 9 January 2020

Landmark border poll case to be heard in Court of Appeal today

A landmark case concerning the circumstances in which a border poll will be held in Northern Ireland will be heard by the Court of Appeal in Belfast today.

Published 9 January 2020

Richard Grogan: Spanish court declares gig economy company workers are employees

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates examines a recent Spanish court ruling on gig economy workers.

Published 9 January 2020

Order! John Bercow to speak at Mason Hayes & Curran 50th anniversary celebrations

John Bercow, former Speaker of the House of Commons, has been unveiled as the keynote speaker at Mason Hayes & Curran's 50th anniversary celebrations.

Published 9 January 2020

England: Barrister casts doubt on value of video evidence in rape trials

Rape complainants who give evidence over screens are not believed because the medium is equated with watching television, a senior barrister has warned.

Published 9 January 2020

Leman Solicitors and Mason Hayes & Curran shortlisted for environmental awards

Law firms Leman Solicitors and Mason Hayes & Curran (MHC) have been named as finalists at the Green Awards 2020.

Published 9 January 2020

LK Shields to sponsor Galway 2020 celebrations

LK Shields has announced its support for the year-long Galway 2020 programme of cultural events.

Published 9 January 2020

And finally... taking the bus

A shuttle bus was allegedly hijacked at Dublin Airport yesterday morning without any passengers realising.

Published 9 January 2020

Consultation on strengthening hate crime laws launched

A consultation paper on strengthening Northern Ireland's hate crime laws has been launched.

Published 8 January 2020