The Companies Act 2014: Annotated and Consolidated - 2018 Edition

Author: Brian Conroy
Publisher: Round Hall
Publication Date: 30 June 2018
ISBN: 9780414064775
Jurisdiction: Ireland, Commonwealth, European Union, United Kingdom

The Companies Act 2014 is the longest Act in the history of the State, and consolidates 32 pieces of pre-existing primary and secondary legislation. The Act also introduces numerous radical reforms to existing company law.

The Companies Act 2014 - 2018 edition: Annotated and Consolidated is the essential annotated reference to the legislation and the successor to the Combined Companies Acts, first published by Crowe in 1989 under the firm's former name, Bastow Charleton. This 2018 edition has been fully updated to include additional pieces of legislation now incorporated into the Act.

Key Features

  • The new Companies (Accounting) Act 2017, which will have significant implications for the application of key aspects of financial reporting by companies
  • Fully updated including all important case law and legislation, including Companies (Amendment) Act 2017
  • An easy-to-understand reference that provides you with invaluable analysis and interpretation
  • All chapters have been revised and rewritten to incorporate recent developments, and many have been expanded to cover areas not previously addressed in previous editions

About the Author

Brian Conroy, BL, LLB (Ling. Fr.), LLM (Cantab.), AITI is a practising barrister. He is also a qualified tax consultant and a member of the Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners. He practises in company and insolvency law and has published and spoken widely in this area.

About Crowe

Established in 1941, is a leading accountancy and business advisory firm in Ireland and is part of the Crowe Global network. With over 75 years' experience, they have developed an unrivalled understanding of the Irish business environment and built a national reputation in audit, tax and business consultancy.

Crowe provides a comprehensive range of services to clients in relation to their corporate affairs, including company formations, company secretarial compliance, corporate governance, restructurings, reorganisations, insolvency and litigation support.

Crowe works with a variety of clients, from owner-managed firms to multinational organisations and some of Ireland's leading national companies.

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