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# compensation - Monday 3 June, 2013

From The42 Martinez set for Everton unveiling as Whelan tells of compensation deal Toffee Sweet

Martinez set for Everton unveiling as Whelan tells of compensation deal

The Spaniard is set to trade one emotional chairman for another.

# compensation - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

# compensation - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Reilly to table Neary compensation plan before summer break

Earlier today, the 35 victims who were excluded from a previous redress scheme accused the Minister of reneging on promises.

# compensation - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Poll: Should religious orders pay compensation for the Magdalene laundries? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should religious orders pay compensation for the Magdalene laundries?

The State has set up a compensation fund for survivors of the Magdalene laundries – but questions have been raised about whether the religious orders should pay up too.

# compensation - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Swedish transsexuals seek damages for forced sterilisations

A court ruled last December that the practice – dating back to 1972 – is unconstitutional and violates human rights.

# compensation - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Turf cutters reject 'progress' made in compensation scheme

Though over 2,600 applications have been received, turf cutters say the government has only addressed a small percentage of bog owners.

# compensation - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Still much work to do to ensure justice for Magdalenes

There are concerns for some women still shy about coming forward with their stories.

# compensation - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Bethany Home survivors: "They will have to realise we are not going away"

The group representing the survivors said that they will continue to push for redress and a memorial to children at the home buried in unmarked graves.

# compensation - Thursday 21 February, 2013

400 calls made to Magdalene redress scheme line

The phone line opened yesterday and survivors are encouraged to contact the department to register their case.

# compensation - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

LIVE: Dáil debates the findings of the Magdalene Laundries report Dáil Éireann This post contains videos

LIVE: Dáil debates the findings of the Magdalene Laundries report

TDs this evening debate the findings of the inter-departmental report, with expectations of a formal State apology.

# compensation - Monday 18 February, 2013

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release

Belgium’s “most hated man” had applied to be released under house arrest with an electronic tag to watch his movements.

# compensation - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Call for "fair and transparent" Magdalene compensation package

The group proposes a figure of €100,000 lump sum compensation for Magdalene survivors, in addition to a package of services including pensions and lost wages.

# compensation - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Bloody Sunday families offered €58k compensation

The families of 13 people killed by British paratroopers at a civil rights march in Derry in 1972 are continuing negotiations with the Ministry of Defence.

# compensation - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Thalidomide survivors call for proper compensation

The demand for Minister James Reilly to honour the coalition’s commitment in the Programme for Government comes as German survivors receive an extra €120 million in entitlements per year.

# compensation - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Almost €3.5m paid out for turf cutting compensation since 2011

Figures released to show that a total of 2,117 payments and 191 turf deliveries have been made to applicants.

# compensation - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Savile victims to pursue compensation claims against BBC, NHS and others

The lawyer who represents over 50 of his victims said that compensation was the only option left available to them at this stage.

# compensation - Thursday 22 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here’s the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# compensation - Friday 12 October, 2012

The Evening Fix… now with added little mice boy bands

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

# compensation - Monday 1 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

# compensation - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

British watchdog to examine IT failure at Ulster Bank

The Financial Services Authority is to conduct an investigation into the systems failure at the Royal Bank of Scotland.

# compensation - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Poll: Is Ulster Bank's compensation package sufficient? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Ulster Bank's compensation package sufficient?

Ulster Bank has announced a compensation package for the customers who were affected by its prolonged ‘technical glitch’ – what do you think of it?

Mixed reaction from customers to Ulster Bank deal

Did the technical glitch affect you? Are you happy with the compensation package?

# compensation - Friday 31 August, 2012

Ulster Bank compensation: the details

Many customers have already received a €25 payment as part of a wider restitution package.

Ulster Bank compensation scheme expected today

Details of the package will be announced later today, according to reports.

# compensation - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Over €80,000 paid to consumers in refunds and compensation last year

Air passengers complaints amounted to half of the total number of cases where the ECC liaised with traders directly on behalf of customers.

# compensation - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Belgium's 'most-hated woman' Michelle Martin released from prison

Accomplice of paedophile serial killer Marc Dutroux was released on condition she keeps her distance from the relatives of the victims.

# compensation - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes appeal of Anthony Lyons sentence

It was announced today that the DPP is to appeal the sentence given to Lyons, who was convicted of sexually attacking a woman in Dublin.

# compensation - Thursday 9 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# compensation - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Consumers' Association launches 'class action' against Ulster Bank

The CAI is gathering information from customers left out of pocket by the recent technical problems at Ulster Bank.

# compensation - Monday 16 July, 2012

In full: Ulster Bank's letter to customers

CEO Jim Brown has written to all customers to say that reconciliations to accounts will continue over the coming weeks.

# compensation - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Ulster Bank debacle: how are you doing now? Readers' React This post contains images

Ulster Bank debacle: how are you doing now?

Many of our readers, plus some folk on Twitter, have been relating their experiences. Here are just some of them.

# compensation - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

From The42 Brendan Rodgers favourite to be named Liverpool manager on Friday Moving On

Brendan Rodgers favourite to be named Liverpool manager on Friday

The Swansea coach has a clause in his contract that states he can talk to a big club if he ‘felt it was right for us to move on’.

# compensation - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

'Delays' in redress for wronged Defence Forces staff

The Ombudsman for the Defence Forces has said that due to fiscal constraints, redress may not be available to some people in the short to medium term. A review of the system is to take place.

# compensation - Monday 30 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Titanic 3D "had no permission" to use Picasso painting Titanic

Titanic 3D "had no permission" to use Picasso painting

The inclusion of a Picasso image in the Titanic 3D re-release has angered the Picasso estate, which says James Cameron had no permission to include it.

# compensation - Friday 27 April, 2012

KFC ordered to pay €6.5m compensation to girl over food poisoning

Australian girl Monika Samaan has been left mentally and physically impaired after she fell seriously ill from salmonella poisoning in 2005.

Taylor verdict hailed a 'victory for victims'

Human rights groups call for better reparations for victims and for more perpetrators to be brought to justice.

# compensation - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Injuries Board says €210 million paid out in compensation last year

The highest award made was for a record €829,444.

# compensation - Saturday 3 March, 2012

BP agrees $7.8bn compensation for Gulf of Mexico oil spill Deepwater Horizon This post contains videos

BP agrees $7.8bn compensation for Gulf of Mexico oil spill

The company will make settlements with more than 100,000 people hit by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.

# compensation - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Compensation on way for women excluded from Neary redress scheme

The 29 women excluded from the original compensation scheme could see their cases closed within a few weeks.

# compensation - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

From The42 Betfair to compensate some customers for Leopardstown fiasco Betfair Row

Betfair to compensate some customers for Leopardstown fiasco

The exchange says it will make payments to some customers affected by its decision to void in-running bets on the Christmas Hurdle.