News for June, 2013

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June 28, 2013

Law Reform Commission Report on Mandatory Sentences

The Law Reform Commission published its Report on Mandatory Sentences on 11 June 2013.

June 27, 2013

Major regeneration plans unveiled for key high speed rail site

A large tract of semi-derelict industrial land at Old Oak Common in west London could be regenerated with up to 19,000 new homes because the area is earmarked for a key High Speed 2 (HS2) rail interchange, local authorities in the capital have signalled.

June 27, 2013

'Nationally significant' consent regime widened

Ministers have decided which types of major development will in the future be eligible for the development consent regime set up for nationally significant infrastructure projects and currently covering major energy, transport, waste, water and transport schemes.

June 26, 2013

EU Council Proposes VAT Anti-Fraud Plan

The Council of the European Union has agreed new measures to counteract VAT fraud.

June 20, 2013

New EU Regulation of Credit Rating Agencies in Force

From 20 June 2013, credit rating agencies (CRAs) must comply with new rules requiring them to be more transparent and accountable when rating sovereign states.

June 18, 2013

CASE SUMMARY: Employment Appeals Tribunal

Case No TU20/11, heard on 14 March 2013   Protection of Employees on Transfer of Undertakings Regulations 2003 – contract cleaning – failure to transfer employees – assertion that TUPE not applicable.

June 17, 2013

Financial reporting alert: Major changes to company reporting introduced

Regulations containing reforms aimed at simplifying and strengthening companies’ non-financial reports were laid before Parliament on 12 June 2013.

June 13, 2013

CASE SUMMARY: Tanat Limited v The Medical Council

Judgment delivered by O’Neill J on the 16 May 2013, [2013] IEHC 223  Rent review – upwards only - Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2009, s 132 – enforceable agreement – put and call option – conditional agreements.

June 11, 2013

CASE SUMMARY: Friends First Finance Limited v Lavelle

Judgment delivered by Charleton J on 9 May 2013, [2013] IEHC 201  Loan agreement – non est factum – partnership – husband and wife – tax planning – failure in banking procedures – relationship of borrower and lender – enforceability of guarantee.

June 11, 2013

Financial reporting alert: Audit Quality Forum issues discussion paper on reliability

A discussion paper entitled Reliability matters which argues that looking at audit through the reliability concept will provide a new perspective was issued by the Audit Quality Forum on 3 June 2013.

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