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John Quinn

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C145

T: Ext. 6403
E: john.quinn@dcu.ie
Lecturer In Law

C145b
Glasnevin Campus

T: 01 700 6403
E: john.quinn@dcu.ie

Biography

Dr John Quinn is an Assistant Professor of Law who began lecturing at the School of Law and Government in 2013/2014. He is a graduate of NUI Galway (BCL 2009, LLM 2011), Dublin City University (PhD, 2015) and was called to the bar as a New York Attorney-at-Law in 2013. John teaches Company Law to undergraduates and Contemporary Legal Issues in Commercial Practice to students of the LLM programme. 

John was previously an adjunct lecturer at the Quinn School of Business at University College Dublin, he has worked as a consultant for the Law Reform Commission and currently holds an external examiner appointment at the University of Limerick. 

His research focuses on all areas of corporate law, including corporate crime and corporate social responsibility. He has published in the Journal of Corporate Law StudiesInternational Company and Commercial Law Review, European Company Law and contributes to the Annual Review of Irish Law (Roundhall). 



Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2018 'Company law and Insolvency Law'
John Quinn and Noel McGrath (2018) 'Company law and Insolvency Law' In: Annual Review of Irish Law 2017. Dublin: Roundhall. [Details]
2017 'Company law and Insolvency Law'
John Quinn and Noel McGrath (2017) 'Company law and Insolvency Law' In: R. Byrne and W. Binchy (eds). Annual Review of Irish Law 2016. Dublin: Roundhall. [Details]
2016 'Company law and Insolvency Law'
John Quinn and Noel McGrath (2016) 'Company law and Insolvency Law' In: R. Byrne and W. Binchy (eds). Annual Review of Irish Law 2015. Dublin: Roundhall. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2019 'The Crystallisation of Floating Charges: Rethinking the Conceptual Framework'
John Quinn (2019) 'The Crystallisation of Floating Charges: Rethinking the Conceptual Framework'. Journal of Corporate Law Studies, [Details]
2019 'The Sustainable Corporate Objective: Rethinking Directors’ Duties'
John Quinn (2019) 'The Sustainable Corporate Objective: Rethinking Directors’ Duties'. Sustainability Journal, 11 (22) [Details]
2016 'What it means to Act in the Interests of the Company'
John Quinn (2016) 'What it means to Act in the Interests of the Company'. Irish Law Times, 34 (15) [Details]
2017 'The Non-Financial Information Directive: An Assessment of its Impact on Corporate Social Responsibility'
John Quinn and Barry Connolly (2017) 'The Non-Financial Information Directive: An Assessment of its Impact on Corporate Social Responsibility'. European Company Law, 14 (1) [Details]
2017 'Passive Directors and the Law of Restriction'
John Quinn (2017) 'Passive Directors and the Law of Restriction'. Commercial Law Practitioner, 24 (5) [Details]
2016 'The Companies Act 2014 and the Absence of the Derivative Action'
John Quinn (2016) 'The Companies Act 2014 and the Absence of the Derivative Action'. Commercial Law Practitioner, 23 (4) [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2018 'An Analysis of the Restrictions on Share Transfers in Private Companies'
John Quinn (2018) 'An Analysis of the Restrictions on Share Transfers in Private Companies' Irish Business Law Review, 3 (1) . [Details]
2016 'German Codetermination and Ireland’s Convergence'
John Quinn (2016) 'German Codetermination and Ireland’s Convergence' The Company Lawyer, 37 (11) . [Details]
2016 'The Duty to Act in Good Faith in Light of the Business Judgment Principle'
John Quinn (2016) 'The Duty to Act in Good Faith in Light of the Business Judgment Principle' International Company and Commercial Law Review, 27 (4) . [Details]