Annual Conference 2018

The Professional, Regulatory and Disciplinary Bar Association of Ireland will host its annual conference 'Update in Professional Regulatory Law' at 1.00pm on Friday 8th June 2018, at the Dublin Dispute Resolution Centre.

The conference will be opened by the Attorney General, Mr Seamus Woulfe SC.

Speakers & Topics

  1. Eileen Barrington SC: The interaction between freedom of information, data protection, and regulatory proceedings

  2. Karyn Harty, Partner, McCann Fitzgerald: The settlement process in financial regulation

  3. Patrick Leonard SC: The future: a new model for professional and regulatory proceedings

  4. Remy Farrell SC: A general update across professional, regulatory and disciplinary law

Conference aim

The conference aims to provide legal practitioners and regulators with an update on recent developments in professional regulatory law and to explore emerging legal trends and themes.

Who should attend

The conference will be of interest to regulators, policy-makers, legal practitioners and members of regulatory and disciplinary tribunals and appeals bodies.

Conference details

The plenary session will run from 2.00pm to 5.00pm, when the conference will conclude with a drinks reception. There will be opportunities for networking throughout the day, including at lunch, which all delegates are invited to attend. There will also be space for questions and comments from the floor.

Full programme available here

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