A judge has expressed hope for a successful mediation of a bitter dispute between a son and his mother concerning ownership of the well-known Kilkenny group of luxury design retail stores, employing 300 people.
Mon, 19 Jun, 2017
Wed, 04 Nov, 2015
A building company has sued Irish Asphalt Limited (IAL) for loss and damage for alleged deceit over putting on the market an in-fill product when it allegedly knew it was “not fit for purpose” and contained excessive amounts of reactive pyrite.
Tue, 25 Mar, 2014
Developer Sean Dunne strongly disputes claims there was a secret panel in a bookshelf wall of a K-Club house where valuable artwork may have been stored before the property was searched by the official dealing with his bankruptcy, the High Court has heard.
Thu, 20 Mar, 2014
BANKRUPT businessman Seán Quinn, his son Seán, and nephew Peter have been given three weeks by a High Court judge to comply with orders aimed at reversing a “conspiracy” to move assets in the Quinn international property group beyond the reach of the former Anglo Irish Bank.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2012
The length of time being taken on the Anglo Irish Bank investigation is deeply worrying. It is to be hoped that everything is being prepared properly to ensure that any prosecutions are warranted and, given the cost involved in the three-year investigation, then successful.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2012
THE wife of bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn is making “incredible” claims she does not have to repay a €3 million bank loan because she is a homemaker unduly influenced by her husband and regularly signed documents he put in front of her without reading them, the Commercial Court was told yesterday.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2011
MEMBERS of Sean Quinn’s family and Quinn Investments Sweden were accused in the High Court yesterday of involvement in a sinister conspiracy to put assets in Ukraine, Russia, Sweden, India and Cyprus beyond the reach of Anglo Irish Bank.
Sat, 03 Sep, 2011
A HIGH Court judge has indicated he hopes to proceed with a hearing next week of Anglo Irish Bank’s bid for injunctions to prevent businessman Sean Quinn and his family transferring assets from Swedish companies holding the family’s properties in several foreign countries.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2011
ANGLO Irish Bank’s bid for injunctions to prevent businessman Sean Quinn and his family transferring assets from Swedish companies that hold the family’s properties in several countries has been provisionally listed for hearing later this month.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2011
AN EXECUTIVE who sleepwalked naked into a female colleague’s bedroom could have dealt with the matter privately by simply agreeing to resign from a post which involved him working on a one-to-one basis with her, the High Court was told yesterday.
Sat, 13 Nov, 2010
ONE Fifty One plc and five former senior managers of Mr Binman Ltd, a large Midlands waste company, have all undertaken before the High Court not to use confidential information about Mr Binman’s business which was allegedly wrongly downloaded by one of the managers.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2008
LEADING bookie Ivan Yates has said punters can expect lower betting costs “in due course” following the “fair and amicable” settlement of a multi-million euro dispute between 59 Irish bookmakers and the British Horseracing Board (BHB).
Fri, 11 Nov, 2005