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# payout - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Harvey Weinstein victims to receive €17 million payout
# Sexual Harassment
# Sexual Harassment

Harvey Weinstein victims to receive €17 million payout

Jul 1st 2020, 10:49 AM 12,122 Views 0 Comments

A lawyer who represents some of the women described the payment as “a complete sellout”.

# payout - Monday 25 November, 2019

School ordered to pay €3,500 over refusal to take TY student on school trip over severe nut allergy
# Payout
# Payout

School ordered to pay €3,500 over refusal to take TY student on school trip over severe nut allergy

Nov 25th 2019, 11:44 AM 49,856 Views 91 Comments

The school felt that the student needed supervision that could not be provided by the two staff members.

# payout - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Stormy Daniels wins $450,000 payout over 2018 strip-club arrest
# Payout
# Payout

Stormy Daniels wins $450,000 payout over 2018 strip-club arrest

Sep 28th 2019, 12:09 PM 33,528 Views 23 Comments

Daniels was arrested on sexual misdemeanor charges which were quickly dropped.

# payout - Monday 26 August, 2019

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay over $570 million in landmark opioid trial
# Opioid Crisis
# Opioid Crisis

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay over $570 million in landmark opioid trial

Aug 26th 2019, 10:20 PM 34,487 Views 36 Comments

A US judged ordered the healthcare giant to pay $572 million for its role in the opioid crisis.

# payout - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Boy (7) awarded €20,000 after walking into bollard at Blanchardstown Shopping Centre
# Payout
# Payout

Boy (7) awarded €20,000 after walking into bollard at Blanchardstown Shopping Centre

Mar 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 60,470 Views 0 Comments

The boy had been left with an almost inch long scar which, fortunately remained partly hidden by his eyebrow.

# payout - Friday 11 January, 2019

Catholic Church, GAA and priests set to benefit in €2.67m windfall from Clare FM sell-off
# Clare FM
# Clare FM

Catholic Church, GAA and priests set to benefit in €2.67m windfall from Clare FM sell-off

Jan 11th 2019, 10:00 PM 22,466 Views 51 Comments

The price was revealed after it emerged that Radio Kerry is offering €7.50 per share.

# payout - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Bus Éireann in €5k payout over subcontractor who wouldn't let boy with autism eat toast in taxi
# Disability
# Disability

Bus Éireann in €5k payout over subcontractor who wouldn't let boy with autism eat toast in taxi

Aug 23rd 2018, 6:10 AM 46,630 Views 115 Comments

The taxi driver changed the routine after he bought a new car.

# payout - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Sister awarded €32,000 after being unfairly sacked from her own family's jewellery company
# Family Business
# Family Business

Sister awarded €32,000 after being unfairly sacked from her own family's jewellery company

Jul 11th 2018, 6:01 AM 37,445 Views 0 Comments

The woman had refused to operate the till at the business as she did not want to be party to ‘fraudulent activities the directors (her siblings) may have been conducting’.

# payout - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Dublin City Council ordered to pay €25k to breast cancer survivor who wasn't allowed work from home
# Payout
# Payout

Dublin City Council ordered to pay €25k to breast cancer survivor who wasn't allowed work from home

Nov 30th 2017, 7:59 PM 16,715 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s medical adviser stated that a working home arrangement would serve to alleviate the symptoms of fatigue.

# payout - Thursday 9 November, 2017

John Halligan says he'd pay €7.5k compensation as opposition calls on him to resign
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

John Halligan says he'd pay €7.5k compensation as opposition calls on him to resign

Nov 9th 2017, 6:05 PM 24,006 Views 161 Comments

During an interview, Halligan asked a woman if she was married and if she had children.

# payout - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

State pays €30,000 to woman denied abortion in Ireland
# Setllement
# Setllement

State pays €30,000 to woman denied abortion in Ireland

Nov 7th 2017, 9:51 PM 20,978 Views 108 Comments

The government has also offered her access to counselling services.

# payout - Friday 19 May, 2017

Poll: Do you think Enda Kenny's pension payout is excessive?
# Pot O' Gold
# Pot O' Gold

Poll: Do you think Enda Kenny's pension payout is excessive?

May 19th 2017, 9:44 AM 47,648 Views 194 Comments

Kenny is in line to receive a retirement lump sum of €378,000 in addition to annual payments of €126,000.

# payout - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Fox News settles sexual assault complaint for $2.5 million
# Payout
# Payout

Fox News settles sexual assault complaint for $2.5 million

Mar 9th 2017, 8:15 PM 14,286 Views 12 Comments

The executive was accused of trying to force the lawyer to perform a sex act on him.

# payout - Monday 13 February, 2017

Woman to appeal case of stepson awarded a share of €3.3 million lotto win
# Not Over Yet
# Not Over Yet

Woman to appeal case of stepson awarded a share of €3.3 million lotto win

Feb 13th 2017, 7:10 PM 18,452 Views 0 Comments

Mary Walsh’s lawyers argued that she was not obliged to say where the lotto had gone.

# payout - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Facebook ordered to pay $500 million in Oculus Rift theft case
# Payout
# Payout

Facebook ordered to pay $500 million in Oculus Rift theft case

Feb 1st 2017, 10:58 PM 18,457 Views 15 Comments

The lawsuit claimed Oculus founder Palmer Luckey developed the virtual reality gear using source code illegally obtained from the gaming firm.

# payout - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Teen who wasn't allowed use the toilet in school gets $1.25 million payout
# California
# California

Teen who wasn't allowed use the toilet in school gets $1.25 million payout

Jan 28th 2017, 10:00 AM 38,931 Views 59 Comments

The 14-year-old peed in a bucket instead.

# payout - Monday 19 December, 2016

Christine Lagarde found guilty by French court over payout - but will not face a sentence
# Verdict
# Verdict

Christine Lagarde found guilty by French court over payout - but will not face a sentence

Dec 19th 2016, 2:58 PM 11,759 Views 45 Comments

The IMF head was found guilty for failing to challenge a €404 million compensation payout to a business tycoon.

# payout - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Microsoft pays woman $10,000 for forcing Windows 10 update
# Payout
# Payout

Microsoft pays woman $10,000 for forcing Windows 10 update

Jun 28th 2016, 10:01 AM 22,019 Views 26 Comments

The update caused her work PC to slow down and crash regularly.

# payout - Saturday 15 August, 2015

IRFU hedging their bets on potential World Cup win bonuses
# Incentive
From The42
# Incentive

IRFU hedging their bets on potential World Cup win bonuses

Aug 15th 2015, 7:00 AM 9,130 Views 4 Comments

‘The further you’re to travel in the tournament, the greater the proportion.’

# payout - Monday 16 February, 2015

Hopefully Lance has $10 million lying around because that's what his lies have just cost him
# Payout
From The42
# Payout

Hopefully Lance has $10 million lying around because that's what his lies have just cost him

Feb 16th 2015, 6:53 PM 6,218 Views 8 Comments

The disgraced cyclist has to pay back bonuses given to him during his career.

# payout - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Sacked Ferrari boss gets €27 million severance package
# Payout
From The42
# Payout

Sacked Ferrari boss gets €27 million severance package

Sep 10th 2014, 10:45 PM 5,307 Views 13 Comments

Now he can actually afford a few of those cars.

# payout - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Facebook to pay out for using personal data in adverts
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Facebook to pay out for using personal data in adverts

Aug 27th 2013, 3:56 PM 7,142 Views 10 Comments

The social network must pay $20 million after an estimated 614,000 Facebook users had their personal details appear in ads on the site.

# payout - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Frank Fahey receives large sum and apology in libel action against Associated Newspapers
# Payout
# Payout

Frank Fahey receives large sum and apology in libel action against Associated Newspapers

Dec 19th 2012, 1:38 PM 8,295 Views 29 Comments

The former minister took the action over newspaper articles written in 2006, 2007 and 2010, which he said libelled him.

# payout - Friday 3 August, 2012

€83k paid to ex-taoisigh this year – despite scrapping of expenses scheme
# Taoisigh Expenses
# Taoisigh Expenses

€83k paid to ex-taoisigh this year – despite scrapping of expenses scheme

Aug 3rd 2012, 10:30 AM 16,285 Views 101 Comments

Payments to former Taoisigh for secretarial allowances continued until March – despite Enda Kenny telling the Dáil they would end in January, TheJournal.ie can reveal.

# payout - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

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

Betfair to compensate some customers for Leopardstown fiasco

Jan 11th 2012, 5:16 PM 2,840 Views 0 Comments

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

# payout - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Ten departing health board execs given €4m in severance
# Severance Pay
# Severance Pay

Ten departing health board execs given €4m in severance

Mar 24th 2011, 7:26 PM 1,283 Views 0 Comments

The ten individuals were given an average payout of €405,000 each when they left as the Health Board became the HSE in 2005, according to the Medical Independent.

# payout - Thursday 2 December, 2010

Priest's sex victim awarded highest-ever clerical abuse payout of $30m
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

Priest's sex victim awarded highest-ever clerical abuse payout of $30m

Dec 2nd 2010, 3:34 PM 703 Views 0 Comments

Parish in which abuse happened is held liable for part of the award as victim argues other priests knew what was going on.