Regulatory Law

Regulatory Law

Lavelle is experienced in regulatory law and advise a number of regulatory bodies, including the Medical Council, as to their powers and obligations in regulating their members.

Our practice in his area includes both advising bodies as to the structure, format and operation of regulatory proceedings including advising and representing those bodies in any Court proceedings.

2 May, 2018

How Safe Is Your Data ? Estate Agents hold a wealth of information….

Estate Agents hold a wealth of information about home-hunters, but new EU rules …

9 Oct, 2017

Preparing for the GDPR

On the 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will c…

2 May, 2017

Increased obligations for data processors


The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into…

14 Nov, 2016

Privacy Shield Framework

A higher level of protection of personal data is given to individuals in the Eur…

19 May, 2014

Data Protection Issues in the Workplace

The Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 confer responsibilities on any organisati…

22 Apr, 2014
Four courts

High Court clarifies the Master’s power to strike out a contested case

In recent times the Master of the High Court, has in summary cases interpreted t…

25 Feb, 2014
Four courts

Changes to the Monetary Jurisdiction of the Civil Courts

On the 3rd February 2014, Section 2(1) and Part 3 of the Courts and Civil Law (M…

9 Oct, 2013
Security Management and Enforcement Publications

New Freedom of Information Bill

On 25 July 2013, the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin,…

18 Jul, 2013

General Scheme of the Gambling Control Bill 2013

Alan Shatter, Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence recently announced the …

9 Jul, 2013

Regulation of Pre-School Childcare Services in Ireland

A recent investigation by RTÉ’s Prime Time programme has shed light on the mi…

20 Jun, 2013

The Freedom of Information Bill 2012

The Freedom of Information Bill 2012 (the “Bill) is one of the Governments leg…

3 Apr, 2013
Corporate Responsibility

The Charities Act 2009

After an extensive drafting process The Charities Act 2009 was enacted in Februa…

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