William Fry



Blog: CJEU rules on liability of internet platforms for user uploads

William Fry partner Colette Brady and trainee solicitor Darragh Larkin consider the latest EU case law on user-generated content.

Published 19 July 2021

Deals roundup

Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to newsdesk@irishlegal.com.

Published 28 June 2021

William Fry: Data regulation has replaced tax rate as top consideration for location decisions

Data regulation has replaced tax rate as the most important consideration for international organisations making location decisions, a new global survey by William Fry suggests.

Published 21 June 2021

In-house lawyers want virtual dispute resolution to outlive Covid-19 pandemic

The vast majority of in-house counsel want virtual dispute resolution processes to continue past the end of the Covid-19 pandemic, a survey has found.

Published 28 May 2021

Deals roundup

Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to newsdesk@irishlegal.com.

Published 19 May 2021

William Fry announces two new partners

William Fry today announced the appointment of two new partners across its Banking & Finance and Technology departments.

Published 7 May 2021

Leo Moore: Verifying the identity of a data subject

William Fry partner Leo Moore examines what is reasonable and proportionate to request from an individual in order to verify their identity.

Published 13 April 2021

William Fry named Irish Patent Contentious Firm of the Year

William Fry has been named Irish Patent Contentious Firm of the Year 2021 at the annual Managing IP Awards, held virtually this week.

Published 1 April 2021

Blog: When spectators take the hit – spectator litigation in Ireland

William Fry lawyers Patrick Murphy and Laura Flanagan talk about spectator litigation in sport where spectators are struck by golf balls, rugby balls or ice hockey pucks while attending sporting events.

Published 31 March 2021

Matheson and Maples Group ranked as Ireland's top funds advisers

Matheson and Maples and Calder, the Maples Group's law firm, have been ranked among the leading legal advisers to the Irish funds industry.

Published 2 March 2021

William Fry recognised for investing in diversity

William Fry has been recognised by the Irish Centre for Diversity (ICFD) and awarded its Investors in Diversity Silver accreditation.

Published 19 February 2021

M&A market to 'regain certainty' after remarkably strong €9.1bn in deals last year

The period of "extreme uncertainty" in the Irish M&A market is drawing to a close, William Fry has said following a report showing the total value of Irish deals increased by 14 per cent to €9.1 billion last year in spite of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published 17 February 2021

Blog: Travelling to Ireland? Here's what you need to know

William Fry partner Alicia Compton and associate Karen Hennessy look into the new travel restrictions and what employers need to consider if their employees are travelling for work.

Published 17 February 2021

Blog: First reported WRC decision on Covid-19 in the workplace

William Fry partners Louise Harrison and Nuala Clayton examine a case in which the rejection of an employee's request to work from home constituted constructive dismissal.

Published 5 February 2021

Most in-house Irish lawyers have experienced 'burn-out'

Most in-house lawyers in Ireland have experienced symptoms of burn-out, a new survey suggests.

Published 11 December 2020