It is expected that turnover thresholds which determine whether mergers and acquisitions are required to be notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission in Ireland ("CCPC") will increase in line with the table below with effect from 1 January 2019.
This corporate update deals with the following legislative updates:
- Credit Reporting Act Obligations Commencing 30 September 2018;
- The Commencement of the Companies (Statutory Audits) Act 2018; and
- Investment Limited Partnership and Irish Collective Asset-Management Vehicle (Amendment) Bill
Kevin Harnett and Victor Timon give an overview on cybersecurity laws and regulations in Ireland, and discuss corporate governance, litigation, insurance, employee resposibilites, investigatory and police powers and the implications of criminal activity.
In this issue of Energy Ireland's Renewable Energy Magazine, Mary Dunne discusses Solar Photovoltaics (PV), and the ways in which the Irish Government needs to respond in order to meet the requirements set out by the EU Renewable Energy Directive to meet 16% of the country's entire energy consumption from renewable sources by 2020.
As previously advised, the BVI Business Companies Act has been amended to introduce a requirement for all British Virgin Islands companies to file a copy of their register of directors with the Registrar of Corporate Affairs of the BVI and to expand the information required to be maintained on the register for each director.