A couple have lost their appeals against a decision that Irish Bank Resolution Corporation is entitled to an order for possession of their family home arising from failure to repay a loan advanced in the 1990s.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Wed, 13 Dec, 2017
The Central Bank has rejected as “nonsense” claims by former Irish Nationwide Building Society chief executive Michael Fingleton he cannot lawfully be subject to an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at the Society.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
Sat, 30 Jul, 2016
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016
The issuing of €31bn promissory notes in favour of Anglo Irish Bank and other financial institutions by the minister for finance in 2010, Brian Lenihan, involved an unconstitutional allocation of public money without a Dáil vote, lawyers for Independent TD Joan Collins told the Supreme Court.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016
Former Irish Nationwide Building Society chief executive Michael Fingleton has lost his High Court action aimed at preventing the Central Bank from conducting an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at the financial institution.
Tue, 05 Jan, 2016
Wed, 04 Nov, 2015
The Central Bank’s inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at Irish Nationwide Building Society is a breach of a former director’s constitutional right to a trial by an independent judge, the High Court has heard.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2015
Irish Nationwide Building Society’s former CEO Michael Fingleton and ex-director John Stanley Purcell have launched High Court proceedings aimed at stopping the Central Bank from conducting an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches at the financial institution.
Wed, 09 Sep, 2015
A legal action against four former directors of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) over alleged “wholly unlawful” delegation of powers of the board of the INBS, to its former CEO Michael Fingleton, has settled, the Commercial Court heard yesterday. No terms of settlement were disclosed.
Thu, 16 Apr, 2015
A judge said he wants to be told by the end of October whether it is proposed to join accountancy firm KPMG, former auditors of Irish Nationwide Building Society, as a co-defendant in a legal action brought over €6bn losses at the society.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2014
A former director of Irish Nationwide Building Society has alleged the Central Bank and other State entities have joined together in exposing him to a "vindictive and wholly unmeritorious" claim for damages of perhaps over €1bn to "ruin" him.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
The Central Bank could face a possible damages claim for tens of millions over its alleged approval over 12 years of the alleged unlawful delegation of the powers of the board of Irish Nationwide Building Society to its former CEO, Michael Fingleton.
Tue, 19 Nov, 2013
A senior official with the Department of Finance has told the High Court that promissory notes issued in 2010 by the finance minister to recapitalise Anglo Irish Bank and other institutions for €31bn were “unusual” instruments but not unlawful.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2013
Four former directors of Irish Nationwide Building Society are seeking a large number of documents for their defence of legal proceedings in which they are being sued for tens of millions of euro due to the “catastrophic losses” suffered by the society.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2013
The former Anglo Irish Bank is suing its former auditors Ernst & Young for more than €50m damages over losses allegedly resulting from the firm’s “repeated failure” to un-cover alleged “highly unusual and improper” “bed and breakfast” loan transactions by former Anglo chairman Seán FitzPatrick.
Tue, 18 Dec, 2012
Irish Bank Resolution Corporation is seeking possession of a Co Roscommon couple's family home over their alleged failure to repay €246,000 of mainly interest on a £69,000 loan obtained by them to buy an investment property in 1991.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2012