27 April 2017

The Irish Fishing Penalty Points System

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History The Fishing Penalty Points System was introduced in Ireland in 2014 by means of a Statutory Instrument to implement the EU Points system into Irish Law. The EU Fisheries Control Regulation (Council Regulation (EC) No. 1224/2009 of 20 November 2009 as amended by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1962 of 28 October 2015) requires Member States […]

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13 April 2017

Recent Developments in Planning Law

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The Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 came into force on the 23rd of December 2016. It introduced the concepts of Strategic Housing Developments and extending the lifetime of planning permissions for certain residential development for a second time. It is expected that the associated regulations will come into force at the […]

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