The High Court has ruled that the trustees of Aer Lingus workers’ pensions funds must be given prior notice of a proposed €500m distribution from Aer Lingus’s capital reserves so as to pay dividends to shareholders.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2013
A senior vice president of a mobile phone technology firm, accused of being rude, aggressive and unprofessional to customers, has asked the High Court for an injunction aimed at stopping what she says is a potentially biased inquiry by her employer.
Thu, 04 Oct, 2012
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
The High Court has refused to grant Ryanair an injunction stopping the Irish Airline Pilots Association from using images of its aircraft or fuselage on the association’s website pending the outcome of a full action.
Wed, 20 Jun, 2012
PROPERTY developer Joe McNamara has been jailed after being found in contempt of a High Court order requiring him to immediately cease construction of a stonehenge-like structure intended to be a “place of reflection” on Achill Island.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2011
Property Developer Joe McNamara has been jailed after a Judge ruled he was in contempt of a High court order requiring him to immediately cease construction of a Stonehenge-like structure intended to be a "place of reflection" on Achill Island.
Fri, 02 Dec, 2011
An equestrian centre owner has brought High Court proceedings aimed at preventing the owners of Ashford Castle from blocking what he claims is a right of way through the estate allowing access to his property.
Wed, 02 Nov, 2011
THE High Court has ruled that the conduct by former National Irish Bank chief executive Jim Lacey of various aspects of the bank’s affairs was “grossly negligent” and he should be disqualified from involvement in the management of any company on grounds of unfitness. The period of disqualification will be decided later.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2011