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#Civil Court

# civil-court - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Toddler who drank from water bottle allegedly containing an earwig awarded €6,000 in damages
# Buggin
# Buggin

Toddler who drank from water bottle allegedly containing an earwig awarded €6,000 in damages

May 2nd 2018, 8:53 AM 26,899 Views 0 Comments

The award was made in the Circuit Civil Court for personal injuries.

# civil-court - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Man who told judge 'accident is my middle name' withdraws €60k damages claim
# Civil Court
# Civil Court

Man who told judge 'accident is my middle name' withdraws €60k damages claim

Apr 25th 2018, 3:05 PM 36,201 Views 0 Comments

The court did not criticise the man’s legal team.

# civil-court - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Man who banged his head in Ikea car park awarded over €35,000 in damages
# IKEA
# IKEA

Man who banged his head in Ikea car park awarded over €35,000 in damages

Nov 23rd 2017, 4:13 PM 41,770 Views 0 Comments

He had been recovering from heart surgery.

# civil-court - Friday 3 November, 2017

Dublin star Connolly 'acted despicably' in civil case over assault, court told
# Diarmuid Connolly
# Diarmuid Connolly

Dublin star Connolly 'acted despicably' in civil case over assault, court told

Nov 3rd 2017, 2:53 PM 62,300 Views 0 Comments

Connolly pleaded guilty to the assault.

# civil-court - Thursday 27 July, 2017

79-year-old woman who fractured spine in hospital awarded €59,000 in damages
# Mater Misericordiae
# Mater Misericordiae

79-year-old woman who fractured spine in hospital awarded €59,000 in damages

Jul 27th 2017, 3:32 PM 16,403 Views 16 Comments

Margaret Fitzpatrick had sued Dublin’s Mater Misericordiae Hospital following the incident in April 2015.

# civil-court - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'We've seen people diving on the floor' - Brokers want a register of  insurance claimants
# Claims Culture
# Claims Culture

'We've seen people diving on the floor' - Brokers want a register of insurance claimants

Jun 13th 2017, 8:15 AM 15,228 Views 28 Comments

Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of the CFM Group says that the idea “needs to happen” as it harms businesses.

# civil-court - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Couple who claimed Electric Picnic security burst into their tent and assaulted them settle claim
# Electric Shock
# Electric Shock

Couple who claimed Electric Picnic security burst into their tent and assaulted them settle claim

May 25th 2017, 4:55 PM 30,402 Views 35 Comments

Both plaintiffs alleged they had been shocked and distressed.

# civil-court - Monday 27 February, 2017

Man loses €24,000 unfair dismissal case over last-minute 'blatant lie'
# Unfair Dismissal
# Unfair Dismissal

Man loses €24,000 unfair dismissal case over last-minute 'blatant lie'

Feb 27th 2017, 4:02 PM 48,282 Views 1 Comment

“If Mr Doyle is prepared to perjure himself for a matter of small importance, I have to disregard all of his evidence,” the judge said.

# civil-court - Monday 12 December, 2016

Woman who slipped on pigeon poo at Heuston Station awarded €25,000
# Slip
# Slip

Woman who slipped on pigeon poo at Heuston Station awarded €25,000

Dec 12th 2016, 4:47 PM 28,459 Views 17 Comments

A judge ruled that CIE knew there was a problem but hadn’t assessed the risk.

# civil-court - Friday 11 November, 2016

Convicted paedophile asks judge not to take his house to pay compensation to victim
# Court
# Court

Convicted paedophile asks judge not to take his house to pay compensation to victim

Nov 11th 2016, 2:23 PM 31,749 Views 0 Comments

John O’Neill, a 51-year-old jobless law student, has been paying his nephew €50 a week.

# civil-court - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Judge dismisses damages claim by teen who fell on broken bottle
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Judge dismisses damages claim by teen who fell on broken bottle

Jun 30th 2016, 4:28 PM 33,384 Views 36 Comments

The 14-year-old boy’s parents claimed the grass in the common area was knee-high when he fell on the bottle.

# civil-court - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Politician takes first right to be forgotten case in Irish history after 'being compared to Isis'
# Courts
# Courts

Politician takes first right to be forgotten case in Irish history after 'being compared to Isis'

May 4th 2016, 5:24 PM 16,608 Views 0 Comments

Mark Savage was called a homophobe on Reddit during the local elections in 2014.

# civil-court - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Seven-year-old awarded €35,000 after hitting his face on gate post
# South Dublin County Council
# South Dublin County Council

Seven-year-old awarded €35,000 after hitting his face on gate post

May 3rd 2016, 3:47 PM 35,579 Views 82 Comments

South Dublin County Council made the offer in court today.

# civil-court - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Kesha's sexual assault claims against producer are dismissed
# Court
# Court

Kesha's sexual assault claims against producer are dismissed

Apr 7th 2016, 7:55 AM 25,086 Views 54 Comments

The singer claimed Dr Luke violated her rights.

# civil-court - Monday 14 March, 2016

Cavan estate agent accused of selling woman's apartment in Turkey and keeping €42,000
# Courts
# Courts

Cavan estate agent accused of selling woman's apartment in Turkey and keeping €42,000

Mar 14th 2016, 2:37 PM 30,013 Views 5 Comments

The court was told Sean Boylan “continuously deceived” Marian Ryan.

# civil-court - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Garda who suffered psychological problems after prisoner rubbed faeces on his own face awarded €35,000
# Cavan Garda Station
# Cavan Garda Station

Garda who suffered psychological problems after prisoner rubbed faeces on his own face awarded €35,000

Mar 8th 2016, 1:06 PM 28,208 Views 89 Comments

She claimed she suffered ongoing PTSD symptoms and had suffered short-term anorexia after the incident.

# civil-court - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Boy served detergent instead of vinegar on his chips awarded damages
# Stillorgan
# Stillorgan

Boy served detergent instead of vinegar on his chips awarded damages

Feb 24th 2016, 1:29 PM 15,966 Views 41 Comments

The boy was at the hotel on New Year’s Eve.

# civil-court - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Boy awarded over €50,000 after getting head stuck in electric gates
# Circuit Civil Cout
# Circuit Civil Cout

Boy awarded over €50,000 after getting head stuck in electric gates

Jan 26th 2016, 12:52 PM 32,332 Views 66 Comments

The boy had been rescued when a neighbour heard him calling for help.

# civil-court - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Boy who fell in pothole in his garden awarded €10,000
# Civil Court
# Civil Court

Boy who fell in pothole in his garden awarded €10,000

Dec 9th 2015, 6:04 PM 34,751 Views 84 Comments

He broke his left wrist in the fall.

# civil-court - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Woman loses case after suing Lidl for €75k over groceries placed in a baby buggy
# You See Me Strolling
# You See Me Strolling

Woman loses case after suing Lidl for €75k over groceries placed in a baby buggy

Nov 19th 2015, 11:07 PM 85,764 Views 88 Comments

The woman sued Lidl for defamation after staff asked her if she paid for some motor oil in the buggy.

# civil-court - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Woman whose knee "popped out" after slipping on nightclub dancefloor awarded €17,500
# Sin Nightclub
# Sin Nightclub

Woman whose knee "popped out" after slipping on nightclub dancefloor awarded €17,500

Oct 20th 2015, 1:31 PM 28,414 Views 47 Comments

The woman slipped in Sin nightclub.