Corporate law

MHC: Businesses would benefit from corporate simplification

Irish business leaders believe that their organisations would benefit from corporate simplification, according to the findings of a survey conducted by business law firm Mason Hayes & Curran LLP.

Published 28 July 2020

Irish companies given more time to file annual returns

Irish companies have been given until the end of October to file annual returns which would otherwise have been due by the end of June.

Published 1 June 2020

Disruption at CRO having 'significant impact' on deals

Coronavirus-related disruption at the Companies Registration Office (CRO) is having a "significant impact" on transactions, the Law Society of Ireland has said.

Published 11 May 2020

Insolvency experts call for company law changes

The Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners (ISIP) has called for changes to company law to support firms through the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 30 April 2020

Mary Kiely: Physical distancing and the 2020 AGM – is a virtual or hybrid AGM the answer?

Mary Kiely, senior associate in the corporate and commercial team at Eversheds Sutherland, considers the challenges for companies during the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 30 April 2020

ByrneWallace promotes life sciences specialist Catherine Dowling to partner

ByrneWallace has announced the promotion of life sciences specialist Catherine Dowling to partner.

Published 18 December 2019

Companies able to file beneficial ownership information with new central register from today

Companies and industrial and provident societies (I&Ps) can file their beneficial ownership information in the new central register with effect from today.

Published 29 July 2019

Companies House changes 'hampering' work of investigative journalists

Changes to the way Companies House collects data on directors is severely hampering the ability of investigative and business journalists to hold businesses to account and expose frauds and crooks, the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has said.

Published 18 July 2019