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Change of Financial Year End

Change of Financial Year End

13 October 2020

Section 288 of the Companies Act 2014 sets out with the legal requirements surrounding the establishment of, and change, of financial year-end (“FYE”) date of a company. Read more

Have you ever thought of being a Company Secretary?

Have you ever thought of being a Company Secretary?

22 September 2020

So how many students think about a career as a company secretary or as a governance professional? Probably not many because our profession is one of those hidden gems (or we think so anyway!). Read more

How well is your Board positioned on Cyber Resilience: personally and as a board?

How well is your Board positioned on Cyber Resilience: personally and as a board?

15 September 2020

The Irish Computer Society is currently conducting a survey of Board Members of Irish organisations to assess how well equipped Boards are in this increasingly important area. Read more

The Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) (COVID-19) Bill 2020

The Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) (COVID-19) Bill 2020

18 August 2020

This recently passed Bill gives companies in Ireland greater flexibility with regard to convening and holding general meetings amongst other temporary provisions. Read more

Beneficial ownership of trusts: ambiguity remains

Beneficial ownership of trusts: ambiguity remains

01 July 2020

While the requirement to make filings to the Register of Beneficial Ownership has been reasonably well established since November 2019, the position regarding the beneficial ownership of trusts is not as clear. Read more

Registrar extends date to 31 October for filing of annual returns

Registrar extends date to 31 October for filing of annual returns

18 June 2020

The Companies Registration Office has advised that the Annual Return filing extension announced in March 2020 has been extended to 31 October 2020. Read more

Annual General Meetings in 2020 - listening to the voice of the shareholder

Annual General Meetings in 2020 - listening to the voice of the shareholder

14 May 2020

Some observations on how AGMs are being managed in Ireland in 2020. Read more

Company secretaries continuing to raise standards in Irish boardrooms

Company secretaries continuing to raise standards in Irish boardrooms

31 March 2020

The above article which was published in the Sunday Business Post on 29th March 2020. Read more

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