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The Final Piece Of The Puzzle: 7 Benefits Of Appointing An NED To An SME

 
The Final Piece Of The Puzzle   7 Benefits Of Appointing An NED To An SME

Usually only large companies would consider appointing a Non-Executive Director (NED) to the board. However, an NED can be very beneficial to small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) and may considerably contribute to the success and development of a company.

The Rise & Rise Of Mexico

 
The Rise and Rise of Mexico

When the financial crisis of 2008 began Mexico suffered the steepest recession of any country in the Americas, bar some of the smaller Caribbean countries. Its economy shrank by 6.1% in 2009. Between the third quarter of 2008 and the second quarter of 2009, 700,000 jobs were lost.  In the ten years to 2010, income grew by just 0.6% a year, one of the lowest rates in the world.

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Authentication & Apostille Of Company Documents In Ireland

 
Authentication & Apostille Of Company Documents In Ireland

If you wish to use Irish company documents overseas, you may be required to have these documents authenticated with an Apostille in Ireland.

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Mediate, Don’t Litigate – Ireland’s Draft Mediation Bill 2012

 
Mediate, Don’t Litigate – Ireland’s Draft Mediation Bill 2012

1 March 2012 saw the publication of the Draft General Scheme of Mediation Bill 2012 by Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter, T.D

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Holding Extraordinary General Meetings in Ireland

 
Holding Extraordinary General Meetings in Ireland

An Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) is any meeting of the Company other than an Annual General Meeting (AGM). The Directors of the Company may convene an EGM when appropriate or when they require prior approval from its members before taking a certain action.

Disclosure & Publication Requirements For Irish Companies & Business Names

 
Disclosure & Publication Requirements In Relation To Irish Companies & Business Names

Companies incorporated under the Companies Acts 1963-2009 must meet certain disclosure and publication requirements in relation to the place in which business is carried on, letterheads and websites.

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Report Of Foreign Bank & Financial Accounts (FBAR) Requirements

 
Report Of Foreign Bank & Financial Accounts (FBAR) Requirements

The Bank Secrecy Act was passed into law in the United States in 1970 in an attempt to combat money laundering in the US As a result of this Act, foreign financial accounts including bank accounts, brokerage accounts, mutual funds, unit trust and other financial accounts came under scrutiny as the United States Government became wary of United States persons utilising these accounts outside the US in an attempt to evade more stringent US laws. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) began to enforce the disclosure of such foreign financial accounts by means of the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR).

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The Importance Of Actually Holding Board Meetings

 
The Importance Of Actually Holding Board Meetings

Regulation of Board Meetings

The broad principles of Irish and UK legislation are very similar in terms of the proceedings of directors. 


Lehman Brothers & Client Money – The Supreme Court Decision

 
Lehman Brothers & Client Money – The Supreme Court Decision

The Facts

Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (LBIE), the principal European trading company in the Lehman Brothers group, regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA), was placed in administration in 2008, following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. The administrators sought the assistance of the UK Supreme Court to interpret the FSA’s Client's Assets Sourcebook Chapter 7 (CASS7) and the treatment of funds that had been paid to LBIE before it entered administration.

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