A county councillor faces a significant legal bill arising out of his failed High Court bid to halt an ethics inquiry into comments he made while being secretly filmed by RTE's Primetime Programme.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019
An aircraft maintenance firm employing 235 workers at Shannon is unable to meet its debts because of the economic difficulties currently being experienced in Russia and by its Russian parent company, the High Court was told yesterday.
Tue, 06 Jan, 2015
Four former directors of Pierse Contracting, once Ireland’s third-largest building contractor, are men of honesty and integrity who believed they were acting responsibly in allowing the firm to continue trading beyond 2009, the High Court has been told.
Sat, 31 May, 2014
A judge has refused to sanction a €500m reduction in Aer Lingus group’s capital reserves to pay dividends to shareholders unless the airline makes provision for potential legal claims resulting from the €930m deficit in the Aer Lingus pension schemes.
Wed, 01 Aug, 2012
HURLING legend DJ Carey and his partner, businesswoman Sarah Newman, have consented at the Commercial Court to a judgment for more than €9 million each against them in favour of AIB Mortgage Bank arising from loans and guarantees of each other’s liabilities.
Tue, 10 May, 2011
ANGLO Irish Bank, which is owed some €50 million by Galway businessman John Sweeney owned companies, is opposing survival schemes proposed by a High Court- appointed examiner for two companies in his insolvent Black Shore group.
Wed, 09 Jun, 2010
AS EXPECTED, Niall Maguire, driving his S10 Subaru WRC coasted to victory in the Ennis-based Auburn Lodge Clare Rally. Leading from the start and co-driven by Enda Sherry, he finished two minutes and 14 seconds ahead of the Ford Escort of Mike Quinn/Grainne McEnery with Ed O’Callaghan/Ger Clancy, also in a Ford Escort, a further 10 seconds behind in third.
Mon, 21 Sep, 2009