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  • CRO : UPDATE

    The CRO has advised that due to COVID-19 and the latest restrictions announced by the Government the CRO offices are now closed. Until further notice, therefore, the CRO is not in a position to process submissions or answer queries. Please see link to the CRO …

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  • DIRECTORS’ DUTIES

    The Companies Act 2014 (“the Act”) brought into legislation Directors’ fiduciary duties leaving no doubt as to the legal responsibilities of Directors of Irish Companies. As we are reaching 5 years since commencement of the Act, it would be wise to remind ourselves of our …

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  • CRO: POSITIVE DEVELOPMENTS IN LIGHT OF COVID-19

    As we find ourselves in unprecedented challenging times the CRO is proactively responding by taking steps to facilitate companies in maintaining compliance with their statutory obligations. On 20 March the CRO advised that it has extended the filing period for all companies with forthcoming annual …

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  • POSTPONED: ICSA: Chartered Governance Institute CPD Event in Galway – 24 March 2020

    Unfortunately, the ICSA: Chartered Governance Institute have announced that the upcoming event scheduled for 24th of March 2020 (“the Role of Directors in Distributions, Loans and Capital”) has been postponed in an effort to assist with the controlling of the spread of the Coronavirus COVID-19. …

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  • POSITIVE STEP FORWARD FOR COMPANY SECRETARIES

    LATEST NEWS: Recognition of Chartered Company Secretaries as a professional occupation by the UK Office of National Statistics On the 14th of February 2020 the Office of National Statistics in the UK released the 2020 Standard Occupation Classification classifying jobs in terms of their skill …

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  • ICSA: Chartered Governance Institute CPD Event in Galway – 24 March 2020

    The Chartered Governance Institute in conjunction with LK Shields will be holding a breakfast CPD Event in Dublin and Galway on Tuesday 24 March 2020 (8.00 to 9.00am) on “The role of Directors in distributions, loans and capital”.  This event will be held in LK …

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  • The Register of Beneficial Ownership (“RBO”) – Latest Developments

    The Register of Beneficial Ownership (“RBO”) went live on 29 July 2019. Checkout our summary of the latest developments, outlining the key changes, and a checklist for your Company to consider for next steps. Click on the link below. RBO Beneficial Ownership Register – Update …

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  • Newsflash – Update from the The Register of Beneficial Ownership (“RBO”)

    The RBO has just announced that the Central Register will open from Monday 29 July 2019. The deadline for all companies to be in compliance remains currently at 22 November 2019. Further details will be made available once the Central Register becomes live on 29 …

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  • Companies (Amendment) Act 2019 (the “Act”)

    The Companies (Amendment) Act 2019 was signed into law on 11 April 2019 and is expected to be commenced towards the end of 2019. The purpose of the Act is to amend section 343 of the Companies Act 2014. Currently there is a two-step process …

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  • Beneficial Ownership Register Ireland – 2019 Regulations

    All companies incorporated in Ireland have been obliged to hold and maintain an Internal Beneficial Ownership Register since 2016. On 22 March 2019 the European Union (Anti-Money Laundering: Beneficial Ownership of Corporate Entities) Regulations 2019 (“2019 Regulations”) commenced which: (a) replicated in their entirety the …

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