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Start Mortgages and receivers criticised over attitude to proceedings brought against them by 70-year-old farmer
# Criticised
# Criticised

Start Mortgages and receivers criticised over attitude to proceedings brought against them by 70-year-old farmer

7 minutes ago 752 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the “dragging of heels” was not helping.

Hotel brings High Court action over insurer's failure to pay out on Covid-19 business disruption claim
# Headfort Arms Hotel
# Headfort Arms Hotel

Hotel brings High Court action over insurer's failure to pay out on Covid-19 business disruption claim

2 hours ago 7,970 Views 0 Comments

The claim has been brought by the awarding winning Headfort Arms Hotel in Kells, Co Meath.

Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Hotel operator attempts to overturn finding it discriminated against Traveller woman seeking to book wedding venue
# Appeal
# Appeal

Hotel operator attempts to overturn finding it discriminated against Traveller woman seeking to book wedding venue

Wed 9:34 PM 50,337 Views 0 Comments

The Bunratty Castle Hotel has appealed the finding.

Second barrister appointed to help with inspection of seized FAI documents
# High Court
# High Court

Second barrister appointed to help with inspection of seized FAI documents

Wed 3:36 PM 14,011 Views 0 Comments

Delaney’s application to have the hearing held in private remains outstanding.

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Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters lose appeal over Covid-19 restrictions
# High Court
# High Court

Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters lose appeal over Covid-19 restrictions

Tue 1:02 PM 49,720 Views 0 Comments

Last year O’Doherty and Waters sought to challenge legislation including the 2020 Health Preservation and Protection.

Wednesday 24 February, 2021

High Court told that John Delaney bid for court proceedings to be held in private is 'very draconian'
# In Camera
# In Camera

High Court told that John Delaney bid for court proceedings to be held in private is 'very draconian'

Feb 24th 2021, 6:51 PM 34,073 Views 0 Comments

Delaney’s legal team has said that the potential dissemination of legal documents is “a matter of enormous concern” to him.

Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Judgement reserved in injunction application over Pete Taylor's Bray boxing club
# High Court
# High Court

Judgement reserved in injunction application over Pete Taylor's Bray boxing club

Feb 23rd 2021, 9:55 PM 24,912 Views 0 Comments

Taylor claims the council is wrongfully trying to evict him and the club from a facility.

Monday 15 February, 2021

High Court challenge begins against direction to readmit expelled student with special needs
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenge begins against direction to readmit expelled student with special needs

Feb 15th 2021, 9:15 PM 22,257 Views 0 Comments

The pupil, who has special needs and cannot be identified by order of the court, was expelled in September from a Co Meath school.

Declan Ganley and related company claim they were 'maliciously' defamed by CNN, High Court hears
# Declan Ganley
# Declan Ganley

Declan Ganley and related company claim they were 'maliciously' defamed by CNN, High Court hears

Feb 15th 2021, 5:34 PM 22,040 Views 0 Comments

The matter was mentioned before the courts today.

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Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin
# North Circular Road
# North Circular Road

Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin

Feb 15th 2021, 4:25 PM 22,503 Views 0 Comments

The case has been brought before the High Court.

Friday 5 February, 2021

'Vindicated': Pub owners react after landmark court ruling orders FBD Insurance to pay out over Covid losses
# High Court
# High Court

'Vindicated': Pub owners react after landmark court ruling orders FBD Insurance to pay out over Covid losses

Updated Feb 5th 2021, 1:37 PM 88,308 Views 108 Comments

The outcome of the case affects claims made by some 1,000 Irish pubs and restaurants against insurers.

Wednesday 3 February, 2021

DAA adds Fingal council to action seeking vacant possession of land from Traveller families
# Courts
# Courts

DAA adds Fingal council to action seeking vacant possession of land from Traveller families

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:50 PM 38,857 Views 0 Comments

The land had previously been leased to Fingal County Council to house Traveller families.

Court dismisses woman's appeal aimed at overturning refusal to annul bankruptcy
# Courts
# Courts

Court dismisses woman's appeal aimed at overturning refusal to annul bankruptcy

Feb 3rd 2021, 3:31 PM 20,369 Views 0 Comments

The woman claimed she was forced into bankruptcy due in part to overcharging on her mortgage.

Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Man accused of possessing child pornography seeks to stop trial
# High Court
# High Court

Man accused of possessing child pornography seeks to stop trial

Feb 2nd 2021, 6:42 PM 41,457 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged Daryle Singh was in possession of almost 300 images on two computer hard drives and in print form

Thursday 28 January, 2021

ODCE wants more people appointed to help examine files seized from FAI
# John Delaney
# John Delaney

ODCE wants more people appointed to help examine files seized from FAI

Jan 28th 2021, 4:47 PM 17,184 Views 0 Comments

The office wants to appoint five more people to review materials over which claims of legal privilege are made by the FAI.

Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Dublin woman sues Facebook over her account being hacked
# Social Network
# Social Network

Dublin woman sues Facebook over her account being hacked

Jan 27th 2021, 6:30 PM 35,381 Views 0 Comments

Sylvia O’Mahoney claims her constitutional right to privacy and GDPR rights have been breached.

High Court challenges brought by children with special needs over government's decision not to reopen schools
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenges brought by children with special needs over government's decision not to reopen schools

Jan 27th 2021, 3:37 PM 23,723 Views 0 Comments

Each of the actions have been brought on behalf of five school-going children.

Monday 25 January, 2021

Irish Coursing Club fails to secure injunction to allow activities to resume under Level 5 Covid restrictions
# High Court
# High Court

Irish Coursing Club fails to secure injunction to allow activities to resume under Level 5 Covid restrictions

Jan 25th 2021, 9:44 PM 18,964 Views 0 Comments

A judge said the court lacks the jurisdiction to grant a mandatory injunction.

Friday 22 January, 2021

Mother and baby home survivor sues State and order of nuns over alleged treatment at Bessborough
# Bessborough
# Bessborough

Mother and baby home survivor sues State and order of nuns over alleged treatment at Bessborough

Jan 22nd 2021, 5:02 PM 16,294 Views 0 Comments

The action is understood to be one of the first brought following the publication of the final report by the commission of investigation earlier this month.

Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Judgement reserved in Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters court appeal
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Judgement reserved in Gemma O'Doherty and John Waters court appeal

Updated Jan 20th 2021, 5:15 PM 54,505 Views 0 Comments

The appeal is against the court’s refusal to permit the two to bring their challenge and its award of costs of that hearing against them.

Thursday 14 January, 2021

Additional independent person sought to help examine documents seized from FAI
# Investigation
# Investigation

Additional independent person sought to help examine documents seized from FAI

Jan 14th 2021, 4:13 PM 14,531 Views 0 Comments

Some 280,000 files were seized by the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement.

Wednesday 13 January, 2021

High Court challenges brought against proposed South Kerry Greenway
# High Court
# High Court

High Court challenges brought against proposed South Kerry Greenway

Jan 13th 2021, 4:30 PM 27,417 Views 31 Comments

The actions relate to the proposed 32km South Kerry Greenway, between from Glenbeigh to Caherciveen.

Thursday 31 December, 2020

Court rules Ryanair must pay costs of failed challenge against government's Covid travel measures
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Court rules Ryanair must pay costs of failed challenge against government's Covid travel measures

Dec 31st 2020, 1:09 PM 15,707 Views 0 Comments

Aer Lingus, which was a notice party to the action, must pay its own legal costs, the Judge also directed.

Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Garda HR Director seeks High Court order preventing his dismissal
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Garda HR Director seeks High Court order preventing his dismissal

Dec 30th 2020, 1:18 PM 36,998 Views 0 Comments

The injunction application will return before the court in early January.

Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Facebook would have difficulty complying with order sought by ex-FF TD, High Court hears
# Frank O'rourke
# Frank O'rourke

Facebook would have difficulty complying with order sought by ex-FF TD, High Court hears

Dec 15th 2020, 5:13 PM 14,797 Views 0 Comments

Frank O’Rourke claims he was defamed in posts on social media.

Monday 14 December, 2020

Man challenges Government's decision to stop his Covid-19 PUP after he temporarily left Ireland
# Pandemic Payment
# Pandemic Payment

Man challenges Government's decision to stop his Covid-19 PUP after he temporarily left Ireland

Dec 14th 2020, 7:25 PM 56,034 Views 28 Comments

Chef Mihai Adrian Hofman left Ireland temporarily in late June due to a family emergency.

Virgin Media sues Eir over alleged failure to pay €2.5 million fee as part of sports broadcast deal
# Commercial Court
# Commercial Court

Virgin Media sues Eir over alleged failure to pay €2.5 million fee as part of sports broadcast deal

Dec 14th 2020, 5:24 PM 16,045 Views 0 Comments

Eir denies the claims made by Virgin Media, and the matter is set to come before the Commercial Court in the new year.

Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Joanne Hayes and family ask court to declare Kerry Babies Tribunal findings were unfounded and incorrect
# Kerry Babies
# Kerry Babies

Joanne Hayes and family ask court to declare Kerry Babies Tribunal findings were unfounded and incorrect

Dec 9th 2020, 5:53 PM 19,619 Views 0 Comments

The matter will return before the court next week.

Tuesday 8 December, 2020

High Court test case against Leaving Cert calculated grades hears minister 'jettisoned' her commitments
# Norma Foley
# Norma Foley

High Court test case against Leaving Cert calculated grades hears minister 'jettisoned' her commitments

Dec 8th 2020, 6:48 PM 22,321 Views 0 Comments

The hearing before Mr Justice Charles Meenan is expected to last for two weeks.

Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Court quashes planning permission for 660 new dwellings near Battle of the Boyne site
# Co Meath
# Co Meath

Court quashes planning permission for 660 new dwellings near Battle of the Boyne site

Dec 2nd 2020, 7:15 PM 21,997 Views 18 Comments

The board had erred by not properly taken into account the effects the proposed development may have on bird species, the court ruled.

Saturday 28 November, 2020

Third man jailed after he declined to comply with request to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm
# Courts
# Courts

Third man jailed after he declined to comply with request to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 28th 2020, 12:17 AM 25,684 Views 0 Comments

The farm was the scene of an eviction in 2018.

Thursday 26 November, 2020

Two men remain in prison over refusal to comply with orders to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Two men remain in prison over refusal to comply with orders to stay away from controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 26th 2020, 5:43 PM 19,035 Views 0 Comments

Michael Anthony McGann, who owns the property, and retired garda Kevin Taylor were remanded in custody yesterday.

Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Men remanded in custody over failure to vacate controversial Roscommon farm
# High Court
# High Court

Men remanded in custody over failure to vacate controversial Roscommon farm

Nov 25th 2020, 7:14 PM 21,982 Views 0 Comments

The judge urged both men to get legal advice.

Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Interim examiner appointed to Norwegian Air companies
# High Court
# High Court

Interim examiner appointed to Norwegian Air companies

Nov 18th 2020, 6:55 PM 20,323 Views 6 Comments

The airline has been severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Friday 13 November, 2020

Pete Taylor seeks injunction to stop council evicting boxing club from premises
# Bray Boxing Club
# Bray Boxing Club

Pete Taylor seeks injunction to stop council evicting boxing club from premises

Nov 13th 2020, 4:31 PM 25,215 Views 0 Comments

The claim was brought after the council allegedly changed the locks on the premises in June 2018 after a shooting.

Thursday 12 November, 2020

Dunnes Stores takes High Court action to prevent Mr Price selling food from same retail park
# Courts
# Courts

Dunnes Stores takes High Court action to prevent Mr Price selling food from same retail park

Nov 12th 2020, 6:05 PM 82,635 Views 0 Comments

The supermarket claims that the rival outlet selling food and groceries breaches a restrictive covenant contained in lease agreements.

Tuesday 10 November, 2020

High Court rules that John Delaney must examine documents seized by ODCE by mid-January
# Investigation
# Investigation

High Court rules that John Delaney must examine documents seized by ODCE by mid-January

Nov 10th 2020, 6:56 PM 41,180 Views 0 Comments

The court has been asked by the ODCE to determine if some files are covered by legal professional privilege.

Monday 9 November, 2020

Shooting enthusiast brings High Court action over potential Level 5 prosecution
# Pheasant Season
# Pheasant Season

Shooting enthusiast brings High Court action over potential Level 5 prosecution

Nov 9th 2020, 5:35 PM 43,499 Views 0 Comments

John Flannery fears that persons engaged in rough shooting could end up facing a criminal prosecution, which he claims is unlawful.

Friday 6 November, 2020

Judge orders arrest of persons occupying controversial repossessed farm
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Judge orders arrest of persons occupying controversial repossessed farm

Nov 6th 2020, 5:13 PM 37,913 Views 0 Comments

The judge said it was clear that individuals were engaged in “a consorted effort to undermine an order of the High Court”.

Declan Ganley takes High Court action over Level 5 restrictions on attending religious services
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Declan Ganley takes High Court action over Level 5 restrictions on attending religious services

Nov 6th 2020, 1:11 PM 39,839 Views 0 Comments

Ganley has said the right to attend Mass or a similar religious service is protected under the constitution.

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