Course Summary

Duration1 hour

PresenterJohn Murphy & Sinead Gortland

In this session John Murphy and Sinead Gortland covered the latest in company law updates including;

Recently introduced Acts including;

  • Companies (Rescue Process for Small and Micro Companies) Act 2021
  • Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Act 2021
  • Review of recent updated to Anti Money Laundering
  • CRO and RBO Updates for 2022
  • Shareholders Disputes – a Reassessment of Section 212 CA2014

Looks at Government Legislation Programme Summer Session we have some items coming up that we can touch on;

  • Co-operative Societies Bill
  • Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill
  • Limited Partnership Bill


CPD Course Speakers:

John Murphy – OmniPro Tax & Legal

As a Director of OmniPro Tax and Legal Limited, John relishes problem-solving to help accountants develop innovative client solutions and sharing his technical knowledge on tax, company law, financial reporting and auditing.

A Chartered Tax Adviser, he advises clients in practice on a range of issues from income tax, tax planning, restructuring to exit planning as well as advising on company law in relation to these and many other matters. In addition, he provides support on financial reporting, auditing and company law; conducts company valuations and advises on pre-sale restructuring. He is also an insolvency practitioner who acts as liquidator in members voluntary liquidations and is a Registered Auditor.

Prior to this John played a key role as a researcher and subject-matter expert in developing OmniPro information products such as the CompaniesAct2014.com and FRS102.com. As a speaker at OmniPro CPD events, he brings these industry-leading insights to accountants participating in our training programmes.

As a Chartered Accountant, John has over a decade’s Big 4 experience with EY and PwC, providing tax and audit services for a portfolio of clients, ranging in scale from SMEs to multinationals.

Sinead Gortland – OmniPro Corporate Consultants

Sinead is a key member of the OmniPro Corporate Consultants Technical Support team providing advice and support in relation to Company Law and Company Secretarial procedures.

In addition, Sinead is responsible for carrying out Section 343 applications to the District Court, Company Restorations, Annual Compliance, Company Conversions and Company Law Compliance.

Sinead joined OmniPro in 2016 and quickly became an integral member of our Company Secretarial team. She started off her career in OmniPro as part of our Company Formations team building up her experience and knowledge before eventually moving into Company Secretarial.

Sinead has a Masters Degree from Maynooth University.