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#Legal Fees

# legal-fees - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Irish government won't be contributing to the DeSouzas' legal bill
# Emma DeSouza
# Emma DeSouza

Irish government won't be contributing to the DeSouzas' legal bill

Oct 1st 2020, 6:00 AM 28,877 Views 17 Comments

The legal case taken by the DeSouzas was “a private case in respect of an immigration application”, the Irish government said.

# legal-fees - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Concerns raised about whether legal fees will be paid to school abuse victim applicants
# Redress Scheme
# Redress Scheme

Concerns raised about whether legal fees will be paid to school abuse victim applicants

Aug 11th 2019, 6:30 AM 7,319 Views 5 Comments

Thirteen applicants to the scheme have been offered €84,000, but there are concerns over the associated legal costs.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

The State has paid out over €1 billion in Hepatitis C and HIV compensations
# Tribunal
# Tribunal

The State has paid out over €1 billion in Hepatitis C and HIV compensations

Oct 10th 2017, 6:22 PM 8,583 Views 12 Comments

A State tribunal last year awarded one victim of contaminated blood products €2.96 million.

# legal-fees - Thursday 14 September, 2017

How much has Ireland's Apple tax appeal cost so far? Over €3.6 million and counting
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

How much has Ireland's Apple tax appeal cost so far? Over €3.6 million and counting

Sep 14th 2017, 12:01 AM 13,138 Views 53 Comments

The government has spent €1.7m on legal fees this year alone.

# legal-fees - Saturday 10 June, 2017

The highest paid person in the HSE last year received almost €600,000
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

The highest paid person in the HSE last year received almost €600,000

Jun 10th 2017, 6:00 AM 36,694 Views 42 Comments

The HSE’s spend on legal and professional fees increased by 28.6% last year – rising from €47m to €60.5m.

# legal-fees - Monday 6 February, 2017

Landlords of 5-bedroom house which housed 70 tenants ordered to pay €60k
# Courts
# Courts

Landlords of 5-bedroom house which housed 70 tenants ordered to pay €60k

Feb 6th 2017, 2:44 PM 22,761 Views 0 Comments

The pair will have to pay the local authority’s legal costs following the court’s decision.

# legal-fees - Sunday 22 January, 2017

It has cost over €360,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims
# Donegal County Council
# Donegal County Council

It has cost over €360,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims

Jan 22nd 2017, 7:45 AM 21,629 Views 0 Comments

Sipo has ruled that Brian Ó Domhnaill contravened ethics legislation, something he has strongly denied.

# legal-fees - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

It has cost almost €300k to investigate this senator's €2k expense claims
# Donegal County Council
# Donegal County Council

It has cost almost €300k to investigate this senator's €2k expense claims

Jul 13th 2016, 6:05 AM 44,105 Views 0 Comments

Legal and translation fees connected with the case have added up to a significant amount.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Eirgrid spent €2.7 million on legal fees in the last five years
# Power Grid
# Power Grid

Eirgrid spent €2.7 million on legal fees in the last five years

Dec 22nd 2015, 6:10 AM 7,228 Views 18 Comments

For 2014/2015 alone the company paid out €747,390 for legal services.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Counting the cost: Ian Bailey ordered to pay up to €5 million for legal action
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

Counting the cost: Ian Bailey ordered to pay up to €5 million for legal action

May 12th 2015, 10:00 PM 32,090 Views 74 Comments

A decision on costs in his failed action against the State will be made today.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Ian Bailey could have millions in costs awarded against him
# Bills
# Bills

Ian Bailey could have millions in costs awarded against him

Mar 31st 2015, 6:05 AM 19,751 Views 71 Comments

Legal sources say his bill will be “not low in the seven figures”.

# legal-fees - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair's legal fees over strike injunction
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair's legal fees over strike injunction

Mar 19th 2014, 1:19 PM 10,018 Views 45 Comments

Justice Gilligan placed a stay on the ruling subject to a full hearing on the issues around the strike.

# legal-fees - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Column: Yes, State legal spending is significant – but it’s an investment in our democracy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, State legal spending is significant – but it’s an investment in our democracy

Jan 8th 2014, 7:30 PM 233 Views 149 Comments

What distinguishes a democracy from other systems is a fair balance between the might of the State – which has very substantial legal resources at its disposal – and the capacity of citizens to challenge its power, writes Noeline Blackwell.

# legal-fees - Saturday 21 December, 2013

NAMA paid out over €143m in consultant fees since 2009
# Fees
# Fees

NAMA paid out over €143m in consultant fees since 2009

Dec 21st 2013, 7:30 AM 4,270 Views 15 Comments

More than €18 million has been spent of legal fees since NAMA’s inception in 2009.

# legal-fees - Monday 16 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Dec 16th 2013, 11:22 PM 17,688 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Stephanie Meehan of Priory Hall, murder charge in Mayo, and the Roma child removed from her family in Tallaght.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Dec 16th 2013, 8:44 AM 7,434 Views 3 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

HSE paid out over €255m on legal fees since 2005
# Legal Battle
# Legal Battle

HSE paid out over €255m on legal fees since 2005

Dec 16th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,206 Views 14 Comments

The legal fees bill reached over €46.5m in 2012, an increase of more than €10 million on 2011.

# legal-fees - Monday 28 January, 2013

Revealed: Over €9.5 million spent by the State on legal fees in 2012
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

Revealed: Over €9.5 million spent by the State on legal fees in 2012

Jan 28th 2013, 3:34 PM 4,285 Views 24 Comments

The amount was revealed in a Parliamentary Question which was asked last week.

# legal-fees - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Pringle could face substantial legal costs after European court loss
# Pringle
# Pringle

Pringle could face substantial legal costs after European court loss

Nov 28th 2012, 3:48 PM 5,966 Views 22 Comments

The independent TD said that if the court decides he’s liable for a six figure sum he does not have the cash in hand to pay.

# legal-fees - Friday 16 November, 2012

Wexford General Hospital spends €1.4 million on one legal case
# Wexford
# Wexford

Wexford General Hospital spends €1.4 million on one legal case

Nov 16th 2012, 1:18 PM 8,779 Views 24 Comments

The fees are for one ongoing employment case and have to be covered by the hospital’s budget.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'
# Rebekah Brooks
# Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'

Oct 16th 2012, 11:40 AM 6,623 Views 18 Comments

Latest reports say that Brooks received the pay-off after she resigned from News International last year.

# legal-fees - Friday 17 August, 2012

TD welcomes barrister fees cut
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

TD welcomes barrister fees cut

Aug 17th 2012, 2:55 PM 6,517 Views 122 Comments

Seán Crowe said money paid to the legal profession by the board that compensated survivors of residential abuse was one of the worst examples of a “flawed system”.

# legal-fees - Monday 21 May, 2012

€196 million: the estimated final cost for the Mahon Tribunal
# Mahon
# Mahon

€196 million: the estimated final cost for the Mahon Tribunal

May 21st 2012, 1:22 PM 1,751 Views 17 Comments

The Department of the Environment updates its formal estimates on how much the Planning Tribunal will cost the public.

# legal-fees - Thursday 17 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

May 17th 2012, 8:33 AM 5,147 Views 25 Comments

The nine stories you need to know this morning, including: students expelled from Dublin school over Facebook messages, one third of voters don’t know how they’re voting – and Copper Face Jacks…

# legal-fees - Friday 23 March, 2012

Poll: Was the Mahon Tribunal worth the money?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was the Mahon Tribunal worth the money?

Mar 23rd 2012, 10:27 AM 4,026 Views 69 Comments

It exposed details of “endemic” corruption and is expected to cost as much as €250million. So was it worth it?

# legal-fees - Saturday 21 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jan 21st 2012, 7:51 PM 4,883 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Abusive emails, alcohol tests and a triple limb transplant…

Here’s how much the Government spent on legal fees last year...
# Millions
# Millions

Here’s how much the Government spent on legal fees last year...

Jan 21st 2012, 5:37 PM 5,054 Views 103 Comments

Enda Kenny said proposals for a competitive tendering process to cut costs have been rejected.

# legal-fees - Friday 9 September, 2011

State to pay €50 million in legal fees for religious orders
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

State to pay €50 million in legal fees for religious orders

Sep 9th 2011, 9:39 AM 847 Views 34 Comments

The payouts arise from the work of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse, which was set up in 2000 and published the Ryan Report in 2009.

# legal-fees - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Legal aid lawyers have fees cut by another 10 per cent
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

Legal aid lawyers have fees cut by another 10 per cent

Jul 14th 2011, 2:11 PM 767 Views 22 Comments

Almost one-third has been knocked off solicitor and counsel fees in criminal legal aid scheme since 2009.

# legal-fees - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Moriarty Tribunal has cost State €42m so far, Kenny reveals
# Moriarty
# Moriarty

Moriarty Tribunal has cost State €42m so far, Kenny reveals

Mar 29th 2011, 3:13 PM 796 Views 0 Comments

The costs to the Department of the Taoiseach have reached €41.96m, with barristers earning up to €2,000 a day.