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BICBA’s annual conference will take place in the Inn of Court, Belfast, on Thursday 23rd April, 2020

The theme will be innovation in the delivery of legal services and the substantive law. More details to follow here shortly.

Dublin Commercial Law Update

Thank you to Pinsent Masons for graciously hosting an informative and well-attended evening seminar in their new Dublin offices on 21 November 2019. Thanks also to Mr Justice Michael Quinn of the Commercial Division of the High Court for generously giving of his time to chair the event.

Lyndon MacCann SC gave a fascinating insight into the recent judgment of Mr Justice Barniville in Re Ballantyne RE plc [2019] IEHC 407 – a seminal decision concerning creditor schemes of arrangement. You can download Lyndon’s slides here.

Michael Finn, a litigation partner in Pinsent Masons, gave a very useful presentation on the Supreme Court’s ruling in Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp. v. Clonmel Healthcare Ltd. [2019] IESC 65 – a major development in the law on interlocutory injunctions. Michael also added a timely update on the latest news in relation to the anticipated Intellectual Property and Technology List of the High Court. You can download Michael’s slides here.