Companies Act 2014 - An Overview

Companies Act 2014 - An Overview

Among other things, this act allows for the creation of new types of companies and the codification of directors’ duties.


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Companies Act 2014 - An Overview

The Act consolidates and reforms existing Irish company law. It aims to make it easier and more efficient for a company to do business in Ireland.
In this bulletin we highlight some of the key changes introduced by the Act that may affect your organisation. We look forward to assisting you make timely and informed decisions during this important period of reform.
Key features

  • Creation of new types of company 
  • Codification of directors’ duties 
  • Allows mergers and divisions of private companies 
  • Expands audit exemption 
  • Introduces summary approval procedure to ease prohibitions on certain restricted activities

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Companies Act 2014

Companies Act 2014

The Companies Act 2014 is an Act that consolidates existing Companies Acts and statutory instruments.

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