As of 1 July 2020, a new "simplified procedure" will be available for certain notifiable mergers which are unlikely to raise a concern of loss of competition.
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has published its Annual Report for 2018, its fourth such report since it was established in October 2014.
Where it is possible to delay notifications to the CCPC, parties are requested to do so until further notice.
One of the most immediate impacts of COVID-19 will be on the potential increased scope of the due diligence process.
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") has announced today that a simplified merger notification procedure regime ("Simplified Procedure") will officially commence on 1 July 2020.
Matheson is pleased to have acted for Towerbrook Capital Partners L.P. on its €100m controlling equity investment in CarTrawler, the leading B2B provider of car rental and mobility solutions to the....
Commission (the "CCPC") announced that a simplified merger notification procedure regime (the "simplified procedure") will commence on 1 July 2020. This procedure will be available to notifiable mergers...
The Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicles Act 2015 (the "ICAV Act"), enabled the establishment of a new structure for regulated investment funds domiciled in Ireland. Since the enactment of the ICAV Act...
On March 18 2020 the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) published their COVID-19 Temporary Merger Notification Process.
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In the Ireland chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Aviation Law 2020, Donna Ager and Mary Dunne give a comprehensive overview on aviation laws and regulations in Ireland.
On 10 January 2020, the US Department of Justice ("DoJ") and the US Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") announced the publication
The proposals to date have raised a number of concerns.
CCPC Continues Trend of Imposing Behavioural Remedies.
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
("CCPC") is responsible for the promotion and enforcement
of competition law in Ireland.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
On 29 October 2019, the Irish Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") published draft Simplified Merger Notification Guidelines ...
This chapter first formed part of the Chambers and Partners Alternative Funds Guide 2019.
Irish M&A buoyant with growth in private equity and tech activity while new thresholds reduce merger control burden
While Ireland is currently enjoying a period of significant economic growth, Brexit – the UK's decision to exit the EU – poses a number of challenges and risks, and continues to dominate any assessment of the Irish economy.
On Jan. 13, 2020, Adventus Mining Corporation (TSXV: ADZN) (OTCQX: ADVZF) announced the execution of an earn-in agreement with South32 Base Metals Ireland Limited